BuddyPress, the number one social media platform for WordPress, has received a minor update with version 1.5.4. This is primarily a bug fix release and “will prevent your members from inviting friends to groups they are already members of.”
Even though the new BuddyPress Codex may function like a traditional Wiki, it’s actually built on top of WordPress and BuddyPress. After all, why not show off some of the cool things you can do with a platform while you learn how to use it?
BuddyPress 1.5 has been released. With “hundreds of bug fixes, enhancements, and all-new features,” this is one of the largest updates that the WordPress-powered social networking platform has received in quite some time.
Some highlights of this release include a new installation and update wizard, a new profile manager, integration with WordPress navigation menus, and a greatly improved default theme.
Before upgrading, you may want to stop by this handy guide for some tips as well as plugin and theme compatibility reports. This release has been well tested over a few beta releases and release candidates, but if you run into any trouble, please feel free to contact the BuddyPress support forums.
The first release candidate of BuddyPress 1.5 has been released. Long considered to be the one true social networking solution for WordPress, there is a lot to look forward to in BuddyPress 1.5, and this is the first solid glimpse of that.
Though the developers have not exactly cleared this release for use on live sites yet, now is the time to test it out if you’re handy with discovering bugs, and there’s even a test installation available for you to get your hands dirty with.
BuddyPress has been quickly moving to a major update in version 1.5. There have been hundreds of bug fixes, and steps have been takes to make BuddyPress 1.5 much more efficient and secure than its predecessor, but what are the noticeable changes that users can look forward to? Lead BuddyPress developer John James Jacoby took some time at this year’s WordCamp San Francisco to share what’s new in BuddyPress 1.5.