BuddyPress Hide Widgets

Set specific BuddyPress widgets to be available for use only on your network's main site.

Version 1.0.5

  • BP 1.9 Compatibility
  • Add Friends Widget
  • Add Login Widget
  • Add Sitewide Notices Widget


January 13, 2014 - version 1.0.5
  • BP 1.9 Compatibility
  • Add Friends Widget
  • Add Login Widget
  • Add Sitewide Notices Widget

August 17, 2012 - version 1.0.4
  • BP 1.6 compatibility update for settings page

September 2, 2011 - version 1.0.3
  • BuddyPress 1.5 support

January 4, 2011 - version 1.0.2
  • WP 3.1 Compatibility

May 27, 2010 - version 1.0.1
  • WPMU 3.0 Compatible, fixed bug on some installs, support for update notifications

November 18, 2009 - version 1

    Downloads 13,142

    Compatibility WordPress 4.1.1 Multisite 4.1.1 BuddyPress 2.2.1

    buddypress hide widgets lets you make specific BuddyPress widgets available only on your network’s main site.

    Extended BuddyPress settings

    Control where BuddyPress widgets can display and limit plugin access to super admins only. Reserve built-in BuddyPress widgets for your main site and establish it as the network hub.

    Toggle widget availabilty

    Activate BuddyPress Hide Widgets and a set of simple toggle controls will be added to the BuddyPress ‘Settings’ tab. Quickly mark specific widgets for exclusive use.

    BuddyPress Hide Widgets Settings
    Limit widget access with a click

    Added widget control

    Build the perfect social network with the right tools:
    • Precise control over widget areas
    • Establish main site as “community hub”
    • Give site administrators the ability to set custom widget areas
    • Simple toggle configuration
    • Manage BuddyPress widget access

    Hide and set BuddyPress widgets with precision using BuddyPress Hide Widgets.




    To Get Started:

    Start by reading the Installing Plugins section in our comprehensive WordPress and WordPress Multisite Manual if you are new to WordPress.

    Once installed and network-activated, you’ll find the settings for this plugin in your network admin under Settings > BuddyPress > Settings.

    BuddyPress Hide Widgets Network Menu

    To Configure:

    Configuring this plugin couldn’t be any easier. Simply check the widgets you want available on the main site only, or available to all sites. Then save your settings. You’re done.

    BuddyPress Hide Widgets Settings

    Visit one of the sites in your network and you should see only the widgets you selected to be shown.