When you think of a community plugin you want to use for your WP website that will take your blog beyond, look no more further – here comes BuddyPress. BuddyPress is a must when you are building a social network platform or community site with User Groups, Profile for Members, Messaging or even Notification or activity streams as well as Friendship connections. It is an open source social networking software package.

The BuddyPress components are well-build  to directly integrate with your blog theme and widgets and plugins. It uses same MySQL and PHP platform. So it is best designed to be used for Companies, Sports teams, Schools or colleges to start their very own communication platform.