Our very own Mason James gave a presentation at WordCamp Miami 2012 on the subject of creating your own niche social network. If you’re thinking about creating a social network with WordPress Multisite and BuddyPress, these slides have some great tips for getting started. The tools you’re using are open source and free but also come with their own set of unique privileges and requirements. This quick presentation will help you start planning so that you can be prepared to navigate the challenges.
Creating a Niche Social Network using WordPress and BuddyPress