How to Create Forum Using bbPress in WordPress

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Want to create a forum in your WordPress website, then you need to keep attention in this post as I am going to share the best WordPress plugin which is very lightweight as much as possible and provide the forum functionalities inside your current OR previous WordPress websites.

I am going to share the step by step tutorial to create a forum using bbPress in WordPress. You no need to purchase any forum software and install on your site, you only need to install “bbpress” WordPress plugin in your WordPress site and need to follow some steps that sit.

Create Forum Using bbPress in WordPress

Try it Yourself

How to Create Forum Using bbPress in WordPress

First, download the latest version of bbpress from WordPress plugin directory and install it with your site. If you have just started with WordPress, then check out:

After the installation, click on Activate button to activate this plugin features on your WordPress site.

Activate bbpress plugin

When you activated, you will see the three menus in the left panel:

  • Forums
  • Topics
  • Replies

Now navigate to the Setting => Forums to update the forum settings as per your requirement.

Forums settings

Now click on New Forum menu option from Forums to create a new forum in your website. Enter the all required details and click on the Publish button to create the forum.

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Now create a new topic from Topics menu option and also manage all replies from your site user by using the Replies menu options.


Over to You

If you still need any help to configure the bbPress WordPress plugins, then feel free to put your comments in below comment section. I will be happy to help to configure bbPress plugin on your website. Do you like & share this article with your friends, and don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to learn cool WordPress tutorials.

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