Nowadays social networking sites are much more advanced than we thought. Reign BuddyPress theme made easy to create any social networking or social community website because of its inbuilt advance features. In fact, they are using artificial intelligence to gain more audiences to their community and improve their users’ experiences . One of their advanced features is live notifications. Live notifications don’t need you to reload the page to fetch the updates rather it uses AJAX calls every time when activity happens related to the user.

BuddyPress Live Notifications works on the same basis. This seems a basic need for every community, right? But it’s much more complex than we think. But, BuddyPress Live notification will take away the stress of it and makes it very easy to integrate this feature in your BuddyPress community.


BuddyPress Live Notifications plugin requires BuddyPress to be installed and activated on your site.

BuddyPress Live Notification

The live notification will reflect immediately as soon as the activity of users gets updated. Here is an example for BuddyPress live notification.

BuddyPress Live Notification
Showing BP Notification Bell

Once anyone send you the message from his account you will receive live notification including his name. Here we have sent a private message to admin from our account and he received notification message that (name of user) sent you a new private message.

Buddypress live notification
Showing Buddypress live notification

To view all new messages, you can view from BuddyPress notification bell icon by clicking view all messages. Notification can be anything like private messages/public messages/adding friends/friend request/etc. Also if you want to separate all activities weather it friends, groups, etc. There is a plugin available for this which is known by BuddyPress Newsfeed plugin. It provides you the feature to select which type of activity should be reflect in your news feed.

BuddyPresss live notification
Showing list of all BP live notification


Integrate the live notifications functionality in your BuddyPress community in no time with the plugin. If you have any questions regarding this BP live notification plugin then you can ask in the comment section below. Thanks for Reading!

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