8 Free BuddyPress Themes

December 20, 2010 | 1 Comment

Looking for a good, free BuddyPress theme for your site? WPMU.org has compiled a list of the best ones out there. From dark to light to Facebook lookalikes, these free BP themes should get you started on social networking for free:

  • Blogcaster
  • Malleable
  • Unplugged
  • Cosmic Buddy
  • Fishbook
  • Jukt Micronics
  • Jet Green Theme
  • BP Nicey

The pool isn’t so large right now but as with WordPress, expect BP themes to blow up in the next few months and become a thriving business all the way into highly specialized and premium themes. This is only the beginning.

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WordPress ModGuide

March 8, 2010 | No Comments Yet

DriftwoodCMS.com has a comprehensive compilation of resources called the WordPress ModGuide, which contains just about every tip, trick, hack, code snippet, or plugin to help customize your site.

WordPress is open source and the php code is free for all to use. And use I have giving credit where it is due whenever possible. Here is my gift back to the WordPress community. All of the links on the page are free resources. Spread the knowledge.

All the links can be found on a single page and even includes non WP-specific categories like SEO and social networking. You can also share a resource that isn’t on the list. A must bookmark!

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DigitalFilipino Social Networking Awards 2010 call for nominations

February 10, 2010 | No Comments Yet

The call for nominations for the DigitalFilipino Social Networking Awards have opened. The competition, which is part of the 2010 Social Networking Conference, recognizes the Philippines’ best efforts in social media and social network marketing & advertising. Here are the categories:

  • Social Network
  • Virtual Worlds / Games
  • Social News, Bookmarking, Media Voting
  • Photo / Video / Media Sharing
  • Ratings / Reviews
  • Forums
  • Micro-blogs
  • Blogs
  • Search engine marketing

View the last year’s winners here. The social campaigns must have occurred from April 1, 2009 to March 10, 2010. Judging criteria will be equally divided among the following: design, creativity, copywriting, impact. Deadline for nominations is on March 13.

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