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Forum Software that Integrates with a WordPress Blog/Website? [closed]

If you wanted to add a user forum to your software site, and make it look and work like your WordPress blog, what forum software would you choose? Apparently bbPress has the same origins as ...
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Open Source Forum for wordpress similar to stackexchange or stackoverflow [closed]

I have to add forum feature in my wordpress blog.I see bbpress but would like to add forum similar to stackexchange or stackoverflow. Please let me know.
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How to change the text of link 'Home' in bbPress forum breadcrumb?

I just installed bbPress 2.0.2 forum plugin for WordPress, and would like to change the text of link Home to iGeek (or anything else, for that matter). So the breadcrumb Home › Community becomes ...
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3answers
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Collaborative question/answer plugin for WordPress

I am looking for a collaborative question/answer plugin built in the same sort of style as StackOverflow. Features I am looking for: Profiles Index of questions with search by tag/title/contents ...
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1answer
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How do I set up real anonymous posting in bbpress forums? [closed]

I have bbpress-post-topics plugin installed so that my comments forms are replaced by a bbpress forum topic, it's working but I would like to enable anonymous posting. Currently, as you can see ...
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Forum plugin that allows private groups that are invite only [closed]

I'm looking for a plugin that would allow me to create private groups for discussion that are invite only. These would be for people who have taken a workshop and want to remain in communication with ...
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4answers
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Can I use wordpress for a non-blog site?

I'm starting a website (more complicated than a blog) and would appreciate advice on which framework to use. A person on my team uses wordpress and is enthusiastic about its possibilities, but a ...
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1answer
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Wordpress and simple forums

This might be an annoying question, since there are some pretty good answers to this question, but they are 9 months old, so please but bare with me. I would like to have some input to point me to the ...
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4answers
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bbPress or WordPress + forum plugin?

I've been using bbPress for a while and I've noticed some bugs in my fresh installs. This makes me wonder if I should consider to just use WordPress with a forum plugin. Any experience building a ...
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3answers
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Use phpbb user database for Wordpress

I've got a phpbb forum and recently I've added a Wordpress website to my domain. I want my phpbb users to be able to login to my Wordpress page using the same username and password they have on my ...
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1answer
315 views

How to convert WordPress comments to bbPress replies

I have a old blog that I would like to upgrade to a blog/website with bbPress forums and would like to convert the post to topics and the comments to replies. I already created my topics and now I ...
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3answers
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Integrate a forum into wordpress site

I have a wordpress site, which is running fine. Beside that site, I have a forum www.mywordpresssite.com/forum running. Now I want to integrate this forum (phpbb) into my wordpress site. What I ...
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bbpress change the word forum, topic, reply in the forum to another word I choose

bbpress I would want to customize my Forum in bbpress. by changing/replacing the words that appear on the forum layout. I would like to change the words (everywhere they appear): Forum, topic, reply. ...
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What is best forum script available to integrate with wordpress?

Ok i have a wordpress site network. I would like to setup a support forum for my site. But i don't want users to signup in different pages. I mean i want my users to use the same wordpress login ...
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2answers
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Forum plugin with private forum option

I'm in need of a forum plugin for Wordpress that has an option for a private forum that is only accessible (both for reading and posting) to registered users. Restricted posting appears to be de ...
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Empty “Forums” page BuddyPress site wide forums - bbPress [closed]

The main "Forums" page where all forums are supposed to be listed is empty. What have I missed here or the combination of BuddyPress and bbPress caused this page not to work anymore? I have followed ...
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Modified loop-single-forum.php to work inside of a sidebar Widget, not working on some site pages

So I took loop-single-forum.php, copied it and renamed it, fixed it so the site is calling the copy and then removed what I did not need from it to place it in a sidebar widget. It works beautifully ...
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bbPress plugin: forum lists not showing in correct order?

I'm running Wordpress 3.3.1 and bbPress 2.1 (plugin, not standalone) my forums are are not being listed in the front page archive or forum summary pages in the correct order; I double checked many ...
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1answer
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How to disable sidebar only in bbPress and not WordPress?

I am trying to integrate bbPress with WordPress, and the only thing in my way (for now) is the sidebar. How do I disable sidebar in bbPress? I know that one way is to manually remove or comment out ...
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Forum for wordpress - Super confused! [closed]

I want to start a website/blog on wordpress and am also thinking about integrating a forum in it. Now, I have been reading reviews about forums for wordpress like BB press, Simple Forum, Mingle, etc. ...
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Posting Photos and Other Attachments in a BuddyPress Forum?

I recently built a WordPress site based and am using BuddyPress for some interactive community functionality. Members are using the forums built into BuddyPress, but are looking for a way to attach ...
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3answers
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Conference website with ticket-sales + sponsorship sales with WordPress?

I am considering moving away from Drupal and drupal-cod due to the lack of good themes. The two major features I am looking for are: Ticket sales (PayPal), with receipts sent to attendee ...
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Using WordPress functions on other sites

I have WordPress, set to multisite with subdirectories, installed at /, and a phpBB forum at /forum. Both sites are visually integrated, and share a common login process. I'd now like to integrate ...
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1answer
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Building Forums with Custom Post Types

I'm trying to build some sort of a discussion boards by using custom post types and the built in comments. The structure is as following: An archive page to list all the pages of the Forum type, so ...
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1answer
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how to set parent forum link to menu page?

I have installed bbforum on my wordpress website. I want to set main forum page to be displayed on MENU FORUM How can I set that? My parent link is http://www.demoweb.com/forums/ Also I want to give ...
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1answer
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Embed phpBB within Wordpress?

Using Wordpress v3.1.1 to setup a new CMS. BBPress is not satisfactory, therefore I have chosen to use phpBB for the forum platform. I have the wordpress bones laid out, and also settled on the boldy ...
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1answer
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How can I locate the single buddypress forum post template? [closed]

I have been trying for ages to locate the template that shows a single forum post template and I cannot find it. Does anyone know where this is located? Thanks
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1answer
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bbPress - select a topic reply as “answer”

Folks! I have a good knowledge of Wordpress, and currently I started to use BuddyPress / bbPress to build a project. One of the goals of the project is to set a "question and answer" section at each ...
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1answer
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How to use the bbPress import tool

I have used example.php to create a custom importer for Social Engine 3 to bbPress Forums but I don't seem to be having any success using it. What am I doing wrong? I enter server ip, name, port, ...
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1answer
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Commenting on a post from the admin panel?

I'd like to create a Q&A-type forum for my wordpress site, where anyone can submit a question, and then the forum admin would answer the question and then post the question/answer combination. ...