Back to Course

How to Build an Online Community on Your Site

0% Complete
0/46 Steps
  1. Introduction
    Introduction to this course
  2. Creating a ready to use site on LaunchMyWp
    1 Topic
  3. Installing Required WordPress Plugins (BuddyPress)
    4 Topics
  4. Setting Up and Configuring BuddyPress and Content
    15 Topics
  5. Installing and Configuring BuddyBuilder
    4 Topics
  6. Customizations
    1 Topic
  7. FAQ
    13 Topics
  8. Conclusion
Lesson Progress
0% Complete

Activity Streams are a collection of all the buddypress related activities across your community site. Some of these activities include blog posts, comments on blog posts, new friendships, new groups and group activities if the groups component is enabled.

The activity component involves the following sections:

Sitewide Activity streams


Displays all the activities within the community site


Users can also filter on the following: new members, updates, profile updates, friendships, new Groups, Group Memberships, Group Updates, posts and comments within the site.

Member Activity Streams

Renders all the activities within a site by a member.

Members are also in a position to filter through the following sections activities:
1. Personal: Displays your activities within the site. A member can filter through Everything (Default), Updates, Friendships, New Groups, Group Memberships, Group Updates, Posts and comments.


2. Mentions: Displays all @mentions for you, within the site. Here a member can filter through Everything (Default), Updates, Friendships, New Groups, Group Memberships, Group Updates, Posts and comments.

3. Favorites: Displays all items that you have favorited. Here a member can filter through Everything (Default), Updates, Friendships, New Groups, Group Memberships, Group Updates, Posts and comments.

4. Friends: Displays the activity stream of your friends.

A member can filter through Everything (Default), Updates, Friendships, New Groups, Group Memberships, Group Updates, Posts and comments.

5. Groups: Displays the activities of groups that you have joined.

 Here a member can filter through Updates, New Groups, Group Memberships and Group Updates.