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BuddyPress 1.0 Has Arrived

Published on April 30th, 2009 by Andy Peatling

I’m happy to announce that version 1.0 of BuddyPress is now available for download. This release marks over a year of solid development, starting from the roots of the ChickSpeak project, all the way to the blossoming developer community I see interacting on this site everyday. This is just the first step on a long […]

BuddyPress 1.0 RC-2 Now Available

Published on April 23rd, 2009 by Andy Peatling

BuddyPress version 1.0 RC-2 has now been tagged and made available for download. This release requires version 2.7.1 of WordPress MU, but for good reason. It is now possible to automatically download, install and upgrade BuddyPress from within the WordPress MU plugin admin area. If you are upgrading from RC-1 it is very important that […]

Why Your BuddyPress Themes Are Future Proof

Published on April 20th, 2009 by Andy Peatling

In the very early releases of BuddyPress, most actions that involved entering information were done in the WordPress admin area. With blogging this works really well, you want to focus on writing and there is no need for you to be dazzled by jazzy graphics during that process. With social networking the story is a […]

The New BuddyPress.org

Published on March 18th, 2009 by Andy Peatling

If you’re reading this post in a feed reader, it’s time to head on over to BuddyPress.org and take a look at our shiny new look. This site has been built from the ground up using WordPress and BuddyPress and now also acts as a complete developer network. We’ve got a new plugin repository, theme […]

RC-1 & New WordPress MU Functionality

Published on February 11th, 2009 by Andy Peatling

There are a couple of announcements to make that will effect both the BuddyPress project, and the WordPress MU project. Over 300 commits and almost 200 bugs have been reported, confirmed and fixed since beta one versions of the BuddyPress plugins were released on December 15, 2008. Tomorrow the final versions are due, however instead […]

1.0 Beta 2

Published on January 29th, 2009 by Andy Peatling

1.0b2 versions of all components and themes are now available for download. This release fixes hundreds of bugs found since beta 1, the vast majority found and reported by you, the community. Thank you for all the feedback, bug reports and patches so far. We’re not quite done yet, please test this second beta as […]

BuddyPress Beta 2 Delayed Until WPMU 2.7 Final

Published on January 23rd, 2009 by Andy Peatling

To avoid any unforeseen incompatibilities as WordPress MU ramps up to version 2.7, the second beta of the BuddyPress components will be delayed until WPMU 2.7 goes final. The final 1.0 release of the BuddyPress components will also be offset by this amount of time.

Second Beta & 1.0 Final Dates

Published on January 12th, 2009 by Andy Peatling

I hope everyone had a fantastic Christmas and New Year break. Looking at the community involvement with beta one, many of you must have decided to skip the turkey and give BuddyPress a whirl! We’ve seen more than 8,000 zip downloads, a fantastic number for such a new project. This has translated into some excellent […]

BuddyPress 1.0b1 Components

Published on December 15th, 2008 by Andy Peatling

The first beta release of completed BuddyPress components and themes is now available via the download page. Each component and theme in this beta stage is feature complete for its 1.0 version. The purpose of the beta is to weed out any bugs not found in the pre-release stage and ramp up the plugins to […]

Beta Release Scheduled For December 15

Published on November 25th, 2008 by Andy Peatling

Some updates on the release status of BuddyPress: – The target is to release beta versions of all the available plugins on Dec 15. – From then, there will be a feature freeze and there will be a period of bug fixing to stabilize the plugins ready for a 1.0 release. – Each component will […]

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