BuddyPress Search

BuddyPress Search - BP WP

BuddyPress Search – BP Components & More

The BuddyPress Search lets your site members search every BuddyPress profiles from created fields in profile like age, name and all Xprofile Fields components. It allows you to enable search components of BuddyPress and WordPress user fields along with WordPress Post, Pages, and Custom Post Type. 

It also offers a widget and BuddyPress global search shortcode to display the global search form.

Current version: v1.1.0
Tested Up To: BuddyPress v9.1.1

Update: 11 Nov 2021


  • Allows you to enable the search for selected BuddyPress components
  • Allows you to enable the search for WordPress user fields and Xprofile fields.
  • Controls Live searching and an option to enable autocomplete. 
  • Enables the search component for various CPTs like WordPress posts, pages, WooCommerce products, Elementor Pages, LearnDash Courses etc.
  • Widget and shortcode to display the global search form on any post or page.

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BuddyPress Search Plugin


Plugin Settings

  • Click on the Buddypress search settings to open the configuration settings for the Free BuddyPress search plugin. 
  • In these settings, you can select the search for selected community elements along with WordPress Post, Pages, and Custom Post Types.

Free Buddypress Search Plugin Options

  • Enable Search component– Let you search the selected components which are set by the admin. You can also select the search in private and hidden groups.
  • WordPress user fields – This allows you to select the user fields for searching including user meta, display name, user email, and username.
  • WordPress post and pages- Enables the search on the selected WordPress post and pages
buddypress global search
buddypress search members plugin

Easy Setup

  • Easy to use
  • Ideal for Community Websites
  • Simply install the plugin and give a quick setup

Quick View with Features

Live searching

Controls the live searching on your site

Searching on pages and post

Allows you to Search the pages and meta-data

Widget and shortcodee

Provides a widget to display the global search form on any page or post.


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