The Blogs MU WordPress, Multisite and BuddyPress theme is suitable for anyone wanting to build a social networking and groups oriented site.
The theme features a stack of extra new features such as allowing members to customize their own profile page by adding video, Flickr, profile headers, profile blog feeds and integrating their own social network feeds such as twitter, Facebook, MySpace among others. *Note: Some of these described features do require the installation of Buddy Press to operate i.e. customized profiles etc.
The theme includes extensive options allowing site admin to control privacy on members profiles or directories and customize site details such as featured services and featured section and also featured text.
Here’s a complete list of the features of the Blogs MU theme:
- 3 page templates – blog, full width and new page login template
- CSS elements like fonts, button color, link color are editable via theme option
- Custom admin bar colours
- Customizable welcome intro message and sub intro message
- Homepage intro feature block
- Homepage team/group features, controllable via theme options (random or by site admin group id choice).
- Homepage sub intro feature block
- Homepage 3 section message feature block
- Homepage 6 custom post block where you can choose to use custom upload crop with editable text or post mode which grabs your latest category post according to your featured category in theme option
- Custom image field support
- Custom header ability
- Advert code or image placement
- Built in widgets: most commented and BuddyPress search directory widget
- Privacy options: Allow only logged in users to view members profiles
along with members directory and switch to stop normal users creating
groups or joining ones unless created by admin or editors
- Create your own theme styles using the easy styling system
- Parent and child themes allowing for easy updates
- Theme options that mean no code editing required to configure any feature on this theme
- Profile option allows member to customize their own profile page
- Profile social media option where member can set their network links
- Profile video and Flickr options
- New random group and friend suggestions in sidebar
- New Facebook ‘like’ button for stream and blog post – can be turn off via theme option
Blogs MU ensures posting and streams are as clean as possible with lot of white space, here are some of pages screenshots:
Check out the demo over at BuddyPress Themes in Action.
WPMU DEV really is the place to go to get a great theme and feel safe in the knowledge no matter what you want to do with your site you’ve got the support to do it.
As with all the WPMU DEV themes BuddyPress Social is not only a BuddyPress theme it works with WordPress, Multisite and BuddyPress. All WPMU DEV themes also have child and parent themes, we don’t make you use one core parent or have to buy a framework like other companies, we let you create your own child themes with everyone of our themes. A WPMU DEV theme really is
the only complete solution you need to theme your site.