With the release of BuddyPress version 2.6, the idea of group types made way into the world of BuddyPress users. And now, a new plugin is here to add subcategories just the way users would want to. The BP Create Group Type plugin allows the website administrators to add group types to their sites.
Installation of the BP Create Group Type Plugin:
- Upload the plugin files to the /wp-content/plugins/BuddyPress-create-group-type directory, or install the plugin through the WordPress plugins screen directly.
- Activate the plugin through the \’Plugins\’ screen in WordPress
- Use the Groups-> Group type screen to add group types
This plugin has made it easy to create several types of groups for user’s BuddyPress community. Let’s say, a group for random discussion and a different group for your developer friends. This plugin makes it possible to compartmentalize your communication channels.
BP Create Group Type plugin is quite simple to install and works without any glitches. Kindly drop in any suggestions or feedback you might have, in the comment box below.