BuddyPress Group Suggestions Widget

BuddyPress Group suggestions widget helps you make your users more involved by suggesting them the groups of their friends. It works based on the simple logic of finding the groups of friends of a user and then suggesting it. In the current release, the suggestion is limited to the public groups of friends only.

Like BuddyPress Friends suggest widget, this plugin allows users to hide the suggestions they don't want to see in the future.


  • Suggest new groups to the user based on their friend's groups
  • Users can hide the suggested groups


BuddyPress Group Suggestions Widget

Widget in the Available Widget section:-

BuddyPress Group Suggestions Widget

Widget Settings:-

BuddyPress Group Suggestions Widget

Git Repo:



Special thanks goes to @Gwu for the idea.

Release History

  • Version: 1.0.4

    Wednesday, 30 June, 2021
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 8.0.0
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 6.0+

    Updated and fixed a lot of issues. partial rewrite.

  • Version: 1.0.3

    Saturday, 15 December, 2012
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 1.7+/BuddyPress1.8
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 1.7+/BuddyPress1.8

    Fix for the wpdb::prepare warning

  • Version: 1.0.2

    Saturday, 08 September, 2012
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 1.6.1
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 1.6

    Updated for BuddyPress 1.6

  • Version: 1.0.1

    Thursday, 18 August, 2011
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 1.5
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 1.5

    Updated for BuddyPress 1.5

  • Version: 1.0

    Saturday, 25 June, 2011
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 1.2/BuddyPress 1.5
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 1.2/1.5

    First release.