How to Create a Business Page on a BuddyBoss Community?

Have you ever wanted to create a professional and engaging online presence for your business? Whether you are selling products, services, or courses, having a dedicated business page on your website can help you attract more customers, increase your brand awareness, and grow your community. In this blog post, I will show you how to create a business page on a BuddyBoss Community, the most powerful and customizable platform for building online communities on WordPress. You will learn how to set up your page, link it to a social group, and add features such as activity feeds, forums, Zoom meetings, and more. By the end of this post, you will be able to create exactly the online community you want for your business.

What is BuddyPress Business Profile?

BuddyPress Business Profile is a plugin that allows you to create business pages for your members within your WordPress-powered site. It is an extension of BuddyPress, which is a plugin that enhances WordPress with social network features such as user profiles, activity streams, and more.

With BuddyPress Business Profile, you can enable your members to showcase their products, services, portfolio, testimonials, and more on their own business pages. You can also allow them to engage with their customers, fans, and followers by sharing relevant content, creating events, and posting jobs.

Features of this plugin:

Some of the features of the BuddyPress Business Profile plugin are:

  • Business profile to improve online presence. You can customize your profile fields, upload your logo and cover image, and add your contact information and social links.
  • Business activities to keep your members engaged, informed, and up to date. You can share interesting announcements, images, and videos on your business page activity feed, and interact with your followers through comments and likes.
  • Private messaging to establish a direct line of communication with your community members. You can manage communications with members and much more through a specific inbox for each page.
  • Pages roles and management to assign different levels of authority and access to your page admins, editors, and moderators. You can also control who can create, edit, delete, and invite users to your pages.
  • Integration with BuddyPress and BuddyBoss to extend your online community with business pages. You can create public, private, or hidden pages and set different rules and settings depending on the page type. You can also connect your pages with your members and groups.

If you want to add more features to your BuddyBoss community try our free and paid BuddyPress addons that are compatible with the BuddyBoss Platform, keep reading this blog post to know more about the addons later in the post.

Requirements for BuddyPress Business Profile Plugin

To use BuddyPress Business Profile on your BuddyPress community site, you need to meet some requirements. You need to have a BuddyPress online community already set up. You also need PHP v5.6 or higher (PHP v7.2 or later is better) and WordPress v5.0 or higher. The plugin works well with Chrome, Firefox, and Safari browsers, but it should also run on Opera. The plugin is responsive and can be used on desktops, mobiles, and tablets.

How does BuddyPress Business Profile Plugin help members create a business page?

BuddyPress Business Profile Plugin is a plugin that allows you to create and display business pages on your BuddyPress community site. You can use it to showcase your company’s details, products, services, reviews, ratings, and more1. You can also create multiple business pages and assign them to different members or groups.

To create a business page, you need to install and activate the plugin on your site.

Click “Create a business” and start creating your business page.

Creating a business page

Enter your business name and write a brief description and category for it. Then, click on “create business and continue” and you will see a screen like the one shown below.

 

Business Profile photo

Add a profile image for your business page and go to the next step. Next, add a cover image to your business page and you’re done.

This is what your business page looks like to all members of your community.

Managing Your BuddyBoss Powered Online Community

If you want to create and run a successful online community with BuddyBoss, you need more than just the platform itself. You also need some powerful plugins that can extend the functionality and features of your community site. That’s where Wbcom Designs comes in.

Wbcom Designs is a leading WordPress development company that specializes in creating amazing plugins and add-ons for BuddyBoss, BuddyPress, LearnDash, WooCommerce, and more. Whether you want to add a social marketplace, a job board, a business directory, a member blog, or a social stories feature to your community site, Wbcom Designs has got you covered.

Wbcom Designs offers both free and premium plugins that are well tested with the latest WordPress and BuddyBoss versions. You can also get a bundle of plugins at a discounted price and save up to 50% with the BuddyPress Community Bundle. Some of the popular plugins by Wbcom Designs are:

  • BuddyPress Business Profile: This plugin allows you to create and display business pages on your community site. You can showcase your company’s details, products, services, reviews, ratings, and more.
  • BuddyPress Member Type: This plugin allows you to create and manage multiple member types on your community site. You can assign different roles, permissions, and profile fields to each member type.
  • BuddyPress Member Blog Pro: This plugin allows your members to create and manage their own blog posts from their profile. They can also upload images and videos to their blog posts.
  • BuddyPress Check-ins Pro: This plugin allows your members to post updates along with their current location. They can also check-in to places and events on your community site.
  • BuddyPress Statistics: This plugin allows you to track and analyze the activity of your community members. You can see the number of registrations, posts, comments, likes, groups, messages, and more.

These are just some of the awesome plugins that Wbcom Designs offers for BuddyBoss powered online communities. You can explore more plugins on their website and find the ones that suit your needs. Wbcom Designs also provides excellent support and documentation for their plugins.

So what are you waiting for? Enhance your online community with Wbcom Designs plugins today!