GD bbPress Tools


Enhancing WordPress forums powered by bbPress

Expansions and tools for bbPress plugin powered forums, including WordPress toolbar menu, quotes, signatures, BBCodes, many useful tweaks, and tools.

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First released
11 years, 11 months ago
System Requirements
PHP: 7.0
WordPress: 5.0
or ClassicPress: 1.0
bbPress: 2.6
BuddyPress: 6.0
Individual network websites

Various forum features and tweaks

The plugin is a collection of various tools and features, tweaks for the bbPress powered forums.

User Signatures

Allow your users to define own ‘signature’ (with HTML and all) that will appear under all their topics and replies.

Extra Topic Views

bbPress supports Topic Views for topics filtering, and GD bbPress Tools adds a few more topics views.

Quote Topic or Reply

A simple way to quote topic or reply content inside a new reply to help with the conversation of the topic.

Toolbar Menu

Add new menu into WordPress toolbar with quick links to forums, views, plugin and bbPress settings and tools.

BBCodes Support

The plugin contains 30 BBCodes (aka shortcodes) based on the phpBB implementation, including basic and advanced BBCodes.

Various Tweaks

The plugin contains various tweaks to modify or disable some of the bbPress core forums features.

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Knowledge Base and Support

Knowledge Base

To get help for this plugin, start with FAQ and the Knowledge Base.

Knowledge Base

Support Forums

If you need help with the plugin or to report problems, use support forums.

Support Forum

Request Demo

Do you have doubts about whether this plugin is right for you? Test it first.

Request Demo

Plugin Translations

Plugin's basic language is English. The plugin is translation ready, with empty POT file with all the string included in the plugin directory.

The plugin translations are available from repository, and you can contribute translations for your language there.

It is possible that plugin has some minor spelling issues, mistypes words and other issues. Please, report any problems you find, and they will be fixed, and POT file updated when needed.

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More Features

Complete Localization

All Dev4Press free and lite plugins have WordPress standard PO/MO translation system implemented, making it easy to translate into any language. Depending on the plugin, translations can be split into two or more files for easier translation handling.

Browser Compatibility

All our plugins are compatible with all popular internet browsers. This includes Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Opera, and Microsoft Edge, all tested across different operating systems and desktop and mobile devices.

Secure and Clean Code

All Dev4Press premium plugins are coded using best coding practices, with code tested for all potential security problems. We are constantly working on maintaining full WordPress compatibility and the highest level of security for all our products.

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