Let WordPress Users Select BuddyPress Groups to Join - ProfilePress

Join BuddyPress Groups Setup

The Join BuddyPress Groups addon allow users to select the groups they will like to join during registration to your WordPress site.

Activating the Addon

To activate the Site Creation addon, go to ProfilePress>>Addons>> Scroll to Join BuddyPress Groups and switch it ON

When you have BuddyPress groups and want to allow users to choose which groups they want to join, you can add that option to the registration form.

Setting up Group Selection

To set it up, follow these steps:

Drag & Drop Builder

Open your registration form or create a new one

Drag and drop the BuddyPress field and click the gear icon.

Type in a label for the selection (eg. Select a Group to Join)

Choose either checkbox or dropdown field type.

Don’t forget to save the changes.

Shortcode Builder

Open your registration form or create a new one

Write the label for the group selection wrapped in a paragraph tag (eg. <p>Select a group to join</p>)

Click on Available Shortcodes and scroll to and select pp-buddypress-groups

Type in a label for the selection (eg. Select a Group to Join)

Choose either checkbox ☑ or dropdown field types

Click on “Copy to Clipboard” and paste it to the form.

Don’t forget to save the changes.

That’s All 😁