Monthly Archives: February 2010

BuddyPress hack: remove new member registration from activity stream

Since it was asked (and on the buddypress.org forums). Mute new member activity stream registration (aka, don’t announce your spammers) add to whatever bp-custom.php or theme functions php and define the filtered bp_has_activities() types Then in your favorite theme (i’m … Continue reading

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BuddyPress hack: disable activity stream comments/favorites for certain types

Want to keep the noise ratio down on activity stream commenting? Besides the built-in Disable activity stream commenting on blog and forum posts?: I don’t see a way to implement additional filters on bp_activity_can_comment() nor is there one setup for … Continue reading

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BuddyPress Sitemap Generator plugin

Download from WordPress Plugin Repo: BuddyPress Sitemap Generator Based upon GoogleSitemapGenerator by Arne at www.arnebrachhold.de – BuddyPress Sitemap Generator creates a sitemapindex and child maps for each BuddyPress main component. Sitemap files: overall activity member listing member listing -> groups … Continue reading

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Forcing BuddyPress to utilize user_nicename for member urls and mentions

For an upcoming project that will be utilizing BuddyPress 1.2 – I hit a snag with the user_login and member slugs. Importantly the column user_login may contain an @ symbol or other special characters. Since my user registration is via … Continue reading

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Mentioned on BuddyPress Major Contributors list

Guess I enjoy finding bugs: http://buddypress.org/about/, thanks!

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FireNICO v1.2.2 for Firefox 3.6 is up

Sorry, I forgot about the “other” extension Download Now – FireNICO v1.2.2 for Firefox 3.5 to 3.6 See the changelog

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Adblock Plus and NICOclub Forums

I recommend installing Adblock Plus and add the following subscription list: How to add an Adblock Plus Filter Subscription: Open ADP Options (Tools > Add-Ons > Adblock Plus > Options or right click on ADP status icon > Preferences) Filters … Continue reading

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