Socialize is a multi-purpose BuddyPress theme making it the perfect choice if you want to create a community or social network. So what is BuddyPress? Basically its a plugin that lets you create any kind of social network using WordPress, with member profiles, activity streams, user groups, private messaging and much more. Socialize has been specifically designed to make the most out of BuddyPress and has also totally redesigned bbPress so it now looks like a traditional forum.
Demo Login Username: demo | Password: demo
Front-end and Social Login Socialize comes with its own login pop up form so your users never have to see the WordPress login page. It also works seamlessly with the WordPress Social Login plugin so your users can login via Facebook, Twitter etc.
WooCommerce Integration The theme has been designed to look great with WooCommerce (ecommerce plugin). It also comes with a cart button in the header that shows the number of products added to the cart and a dropdown of the products added.
Profile Link/Notifications Counter Socialize gives you the ability to add the logged in users profile link to your menus and add the BuddyPress notifications counter beside it so users can keep track of whos sent them a message, friend request etc.
Multiple Advertisement Areas Socialize allows you to add leaderboard ads in the header and footer of the site which are fully responsive. We also provide an Advertisement element that allows you to insert ads anywhere within your content or sidebar.
Multiple Page Headers Select from 4 different types of page header including standard, large, fullwidth and full page. You can also add videos in your page header that play in the background and when clicked load a full video.
Sticky Sidebars Socialize comes with Theia Sticky Sidebar plugin (worth $18) that allows your sidebar to become permanently visible so it moves down the page as the user scrolls through the content. This great for ads and other information that you want to keep in view all the time.