Author Archives: Michael Eisenwasser

Announcing the BuddyBoss Affiliate Program

We are proud to announce the BuddyBoss Affiliate Program! BuddyBoss has grown over the years because of our wonderful customers spreading the word about the super mobile layout, unparalleled BuddyPress integration and outstanding customer support. We’d like to reward all of you who recommend our product. All existing customers are already set up as affiliates. Not a customer? […]

Interview on Newfination: Starting Your Online Business With WordPress And BuddyBoss

Earlier today I was interviewed by Donald McIntyre of Newfination. Newfination is a BuddyBoss-powered community that helps you to discover the best new finance services to manage your money. Donald McIntyre’s companies have gotten support from, and provided financial advisory services to Inbursa – a financial company owned by the current wealthiest man in the world, […]

BuddyPress 1.5 is out!

About a year and a half in the making, BuddyPress 1.5 is finally out. It is the result of thousands of hours of work from hundreds of volunteers from all over the world. Here’s the complete list of features and fixes for BuddyPress 1.5. If you are using the BuddyBoss theme, don’t update to 1.5 just […]

How to improve BuddyPress speed and performance

The combination of WordPress, BuddyPress and all of your plugins can sometimes lead to a slow website. What follows is the ultimate guide to speeding up your BuddyPress site. In combination, the techniques described below will dramatically improve your page load speed. Some of these methods are easy to implement while others are more difficult. […]

18 of the best Free BuddyPress Themes

Note: For an updated list of themes, please read: 10 Fantastic Free BuddyPress Themes For Your Community Site (2015 Edition). When you first install BuddyPress into your WordPress site, it only comes with the default theme.  To make your site truly our own, you may want to install a theme to enhance the look of your […]

Easily add a BuddyPress Facebook Wall

The BuddyBoss theme for BuddyPress adds a Facebook-style “Wall” to user profiles. Users can post status updates, reply on each other’s walls, and even embed videos to their Wall. BuddyPress can be confusing out of the box. The whole “@mentions” system is unfamiliar and requires a learning curve. Your users are already comfortable with Facebook […]