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Fun & flexible software for online communities, teams, and groups
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What is BuddyPress?

It is a software that helps you build any kind of community website using WordPress, with member profiles, activity streams, user groups, messaging, and more.
BuddyPress is a tool in the Self-Hosted Blogging / CMS category of a tech stack.
BuddyPress is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to BuddyPress's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses BuddyPress?


19 developers on StackShare have stated that they use BuddyPress.

BuddyPress Integrations

JavaScript, HTML5, PHP, WordPress, and Drupal are some of the popular tools that integrate with BuddyPress. Here's a list of all 9 tools that integrate with BuddyPress.

BuddyPress's Features

  • Users can create and update profiles, including the use of profile photos
  • Users can befriend one another
  • Users can send private messages
  • Users can form and join groups
  • Users can follow activity streams
  • Users can create blogs
  • Users can participate in forum discussions

BuddyPress Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to BuddyPress?
The core software is built by hundreds of community volunteers, and when you’re ready for more there are thousands of plugins and themes available to transform your site into almost anything you can imagine. Over 60 million people have chosen WordPress to power the place on the web they call “home” — we’d love you to join the family.
Drupal is an open source content management platform powering millions of websites and applications. It’s built, used, and supported by an active and diverse community of people around the world.
Joomla is a simple and powerful web server application and it requires a server with PHP and either MySQL, PostgreSQL, or SQL Server to run it.
Adobe Experience Manager
It is a Web Content Management System that allows companies to manage their web content (Web pages, digital assets, forms, etc) and also create digital experiences with this content on any platform web, mobile or IoT.
Strapi is100% JavaScript, extensible, and fully customizable. It enables developers to build projects faster by providing a customizable API out of the box and giving them the freedom to use the their favorite tools.
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BuddyPress's Followers
31 developers follow BuddyPress to keep up with related blogs and decisions.