bbPress is forum software with a twist from the creators of WordPress. Easily setup discussion forums inside your powered site.

Members-only Forums

If you are using Paid Memberships Pro for your WordPress site, you can use the bbPress Add On to lock down your forum(s) to selected membership levels only. [docs]

Settings include:

  • Error Message: This message is shown when users attempt to view a forum or thread they don’t have access to.
  • Member Links: Add links to member forums in the Member Links section of the Membership Account page.
  • Hide Member Forums: Hide member forums content from forums list and search results.
  • Hide Forum Roles: Hide forum roles in replies.
  • Show Membership Levels: Show membership levels in replies and on the bbPress profile page.