BuddyPress Check-ins plugin allows BuddyPress members to Check-ins when doing post update, just like other social sites, you can add places where you visited.
BuddyPress Check-ins plugin also provides for selecting place type for your members, like if you are foodies you can select food-related place type and your members will able to post food-related places on your website activity stream.
Once the BuddyPress Check-ins plugin has been successfully configured, a “Check-ins Icon” will appear alongside the input form for activity updates. Whenever the user will click on this icon, the BuddyPress Check-ins plugin will be able to show all the places for your IP Address that are available for a check-in.
- Check-ins with Place type or Location Autocomplete.
- Auto Complete feature: You can add a location for your choice start typing location name and it will suggest based on your input and you can select it.
- Set range for fetching the places while Check-ins with Place type.
- Place Type Feature: You can restrict your members to add locations based on nature of your website, like a religious website can allow adding Church, Templates etc. Foodies websites can restrict check-ins for bars, pub and restaurant only.
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