Integrate bbPress functionality into WordPress using Packt's New Book and eBook

September 2013 | e-Commerce, MySQL, Open Source, PHP

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book bbPress Complete which will show bloggers how to create and manage a forum effectively. Real-world examples and clear instructions will give readers all the tools they need to turn their blog into a successful community hub. The print book comes in at over 99 pages and is competitively priced at $34.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $19.19.

About the Author:

Rhys Wynne is a web developer and Internet marketer. Rhys has over 7 years of commercial experience in developing websites, the majority of which have been built in WordPress. Rhys has over 3 years of experience in developing bbPress websites, and has released a number of plugins both for free and for commercial use. One such plugin, WP Email Capture, has been downloaded nearly 100,000 times.

bbPress Complete teaches readers how to manage forum users, expand their forum with plugins, and integrate the forum into the rest of the site, whether it is a local community forum or a large website with thousands of visitors. Starting off by learning the basics of bbPress, readers will gradually acquire all the skills needed to run a successful bbPress community through easy-to-follow steps.

With clear, concise instructions detailing every aspect of the software, readers will gain the knowledge required to extend bbPress using plugins and add bbPress to their WordPress theme. This book will help readers to integrate bbPress functionality into WordPress with shortcodes, and provide a sidebar in their forum. Through this step-by-step guide, users will master the art of managing posts, promoting popular discussions, merging similar topics, and blocking spam; allowing their forum to grow.

The topics covered in this book are:

Chapter 1: Getting Started with bbPress

Chapter 2: Taking Your First Steps with bbPress

Chapter 3: User Management in bbPress

Chapter 4: Extending bbPress Using Plugins

Chapter 5: Adding bbPress to Your WordPress Theme

Blog owners with basic knowledge of Wordpress who are looking to quickly and easily add a forum to their site will find this book useful. For more information, please visit the book page at http://www.packtpub.com/bbpress-complete-comprehensive-guide/book.

bbPress Complete
Integrate bbPress functionality into WordPress with shortcodes

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/bbpress-complete-comprehensive-guide/book

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