The BuddyPress Community Builder theme is a highly flexible theme. Here is an exhaustive list of the feature of community builder organized in multiple section.
- Highly flexible
- Easily customizable with the live customizer
- Lightweight, small memory and query foot print makes your site fly.
- SEO Optimized:- We planned structure and outlining.
- Includes easy to use page builder(optional)
Community Builder provides two layout styles and three layout out of the box.
- Layout Style
- or fluid layout style
- Global Layout
- Single Column
- Two Column Right Sidebar
- Two Column Left Sidebar
- Section Layout :– Override Layout for specific section
- Archive page layout control
- Home page layout control
- 404 page layout control
- Search page layout control
- Single Page Layout control
- Single Post Layout control
- Header, Footer, Sidebar can be hidden per post/page.
- BuddyPress Membes directory layout control
- BuddyPress User profile page layout control
- BuddyPress Groups directory layout control
- BuddyPress Group create page layout
- BuddyPress Single Group page Layout control
- BuddyPress Blog directory layout
- BuddyPress Create blog page layout
- BuddyPress Registration/Activation page Layout control
- 10+ Site header layout
- Multiple offcanvas menu panel with complete display control.
- 500+ google fonts to use
- Flexible typography controls to create stunning typography.
- See Typography panel for all the available sections/options.
- Complete control over article meta using our innovative use of article meta shortcode.
- Article meta controls available for single/archive page
- Multiple posts list display type. You can use Masonry grid or standard layout
- Masonry Grid can be used on the home page, archive page, search page etc
- Great looking comment section
In this section, we list the options/features other than what we already covered in the layout section.
- Activity list display control.
- Autolodable activity(Autoloading can be enabled or disabled)
- Activites per page control.
- Flexible members list display. Masonry, equal height grid or horizontal layout can be used
- Members per page, members per row(if using grid) can be controlled
- Member types support
- Member type ajax filtering in the members directory
- Item list Avatar Size can be changed from live customizer
- Default User avatar can be set
- Default User header background can be set(User can change them)
- Extra nav links can be enabled and easily added to members profile navigation
- Flexible Group lists display. Use Masonry, equal height or standard list
- Groups per page, groups per row control
- Group type support
- Group types ajax filtering the groups directory
- Default group avatar, group header background can be set
- Extra group nav links can be enabled and easily added via WordPress menu
- Flexible Blogs display. Use masonry, equal height, standard list
- Blog per page, blogs per row control
- Directory excerpt length control
- Single Group/User display name customization(font-family, font-size, color etc)
- Yoast SEO compatibility for BuddyPress enabled(If WordPress SEO plugin is active)
- Registration page can show the content added by you via the page editor.
- Single Group Info page to display group info.
- Closeable notices
- Friends search Box on User->friends page
- Group search box on User->Groups
- Disabled settings->Profile Field Visibility( Users can update from edit profile page)
- Added Requested Friendship page on the User->Friends to allow viewing all the members whom the user has requested friendship but they have yet not responded.
You can style every single detail of your site using the Styling panel.
- Theme Styles:- These are extension of color scheme and allow you to control color, layout and all config.
- Font awesome can be loaded from bootstrap CDN or disabled completely
- Google Fonts can be disabled completely.
- Custom scripts(analytics etc) can be added in header/footer
- Custom styles can be added
- Fully stylable login page
The theme should be automatically compatible with most of the plugins/widgets. We do add enhancements for some major plugins to make them look good. Please check the list of compatible plugins here.