Jennifer Zelazny

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Tag: bbPress

Web Development

don't overlook bbpress!

Posted by: Jennifer Zelazny | 0 Comments

It has been awhile since I worked with bbPress (lightweight, fast, and secure forum software), but I recently finished up a small project working on a custom theme for bbPress. If you are looking for forum software, and better yet – and also use WordPress – bbPress might be a good solution for you. There are plugins to link the bbPress and WordPress user tables together so your users can have a single sign-on solution. Creating a bbPress is just about as easy as making one for WordPress if you are familiar with WordPress themes, template tags, and functions. It... Read More » Read more



Posted by: Jennifer Zelazny | 0 Comments

From the developers of WordPress comes new forum software called bbPress. Not only is this great news for people who just need forum software, this is awesome news for those who also use WordPress because of user integration. Still not convinced WordPress can function as a lightweight, fast CMS? bbPress is a huge step, in my opinion, to choose WordPress for CMS projects because it is fast, easy to maintain, there are lots of plugins to add functionality, and now you have a forum/bulletin board that is secure and ties in with your WordPress blog/site user base. Great work guys!... Read More » Read more