Getting Started With BuddyPress Profile Pro

BuddyPress Profile Pro gives you the power to extend BuddyPress Profiles with repeater fields and groups. You can easily add multiple field groups and display them on the member’s profile. These groups can be repeater groups like Education, Work history and many more.

You can also have repeater fields like multiple phone numbers, multiple website urls, and skillsets with multiple values.


BuddyPress Profile Pro Plugin Requires BuddyPress to be installed on your WordPress site.


  • Get The Plugin
    Here is the plugin purchase link if you have already purchased the plugin, Login to Wbcom Designs and go to MyAccount << Downloads.
    Download the latest version of the plugin zip file.
  • Install Plugin
    Upload the “BuddyPress Profile Pro” plugin to the “/wp-content/plugins/” directory via FTP.
    Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu. Alternatively, you can use the WordPress Plugin installer from Dashboard >> Plugins >> Add New to Upload the plugin zip file. Click install and activate.

Setting Up the Plugin

To manage the plugin’s setting, navigate to the settings panel:

Check out this setup video.

WordPress Dashboard >> WB plugins >> Profile Pro.

“Every Plugin offered by Wbcom Designs comes under this tab.”

General settings in Profile Pro Includes

  • Enable and disable visibility of fields on the BuddyPress profile page.

Group settings in Profile Pro Include:

  • Creating Complete new field groups to keep information.
    Field Group will have the name, description, visibility option in profile and resume layout, option to make the field group repeater, and privacy through user role or member type.

Field settings in Profile Pro Include:

  • Creating a Field
    Next up is the option to create a field and option to assign group, visibility, required, and make a field as a repeater field option.


Filling Member profile fields from Front-end

BuddyPress Members can edit these extra profile fields and choose what to show on their profile to other members or the public. Only those fields which are filled will be shown no blank field.

Showing extra fields on BuddyPress member profile page

All the fields filled in the extension field will be shown on the member profile page.


Extended BuddyPress profile fields



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Update on November 23, 2023