Plugin Integrations

Elementor Pro

The integration works with the BuddyBoss theme and supports all templates and blocks in the Elementor Page Builder (also Elementor Pro) plugin.

Setting up the plugin

  1. Install and activate the Elementor plugin on your WordPress site through the admin dashboard.
  2. Install and activate the Elementor Pro plugin on your WordPress site through the admin dashboard.
Activating the Elementor and Elementor Pro Plugins
Activating Elementor and Elementor Pro
  1. Go to the WordPress Admin Dashboard > Elementor > General > Post Types and mark the checkbox for the post types you want to add a ‘Edit with Elementor’  button to the post types when creating them.
Elementor > Settings > General > Post Types
Elementor > Settings > General > Post Types
  • Any custom post type that’s been registered by any plugin (for example Events Calendar Pro, LearnDash, WP Job Manager, etc.) can be chosen to be edited using the Elementor Pro plugin via these settings.
  • You may use the BuddyBoss Platform with Elementor Pro plugin to create visually appealing community websites in minutes. The Integration supports the Forums, Discussions and Replies post types (WordPress Admin Dashboard > Elementor > General > Post Types) for the BuddyBoss Platform. If enabled, adds a ‘Edit with Elementor’ button when a user creates and/or edits Forums, Discussions and Replies from the back-end.
  1. Go to Admin Dashboard > Pages > Add New to create a page. Add a title for the page and then click the Edit with Elementor button to open the Elementor Page Builder Dashboard.
Opening the Elementor Live Page Builder
Opening the Elementor Live Page Builder Dashboard
  1. Drag-and-drop the preferred widgets/blocks onto the page to design as per your requirements, edit the element/block contents and then click the Publish button.
Adding widgets to the page
Adding widgets to the page
  • If you are integrating the Elementor plugin with the BuddyBoss Platform, the BuddyBoss Platform widgets are listed under ‘WordPress’ in Elementor Page Builder Dashboard. You can drag-and-drop BuddyBoss Platform widgets onto pages to quickly create community pages. 
Preview of the page created using Elementor
Preview of the page created using Elementor
Edit with Elementor button on the Edit Forum page for BuddyBoss Platform
Edit with Elementor button on the Edit Forum page for BuddyBoss Platform
Edit with Elementor button on the Edit Discussion page for BuddyBoss Platform
Edit with Elementor button on the Edit Discussion page for BuddyBoss Platform
Edit with Elementor button on the Edit Reply page for BuddyBoss Platform
Edit with Elementor button on the Edit Reply page for BuddyBoss Platform

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