Cirkle – Social Networking WordPress Theme Based on BuddyPress
Cirkle is inarguably the best social networking WordPress theme that you could go with. The theme is based on BuddyPress, which is the top plugin for WordPress social networking websites. Cirkle has many features that make it the best for any social networking functions you may need. It has a clean and modern layout that combines with amazing versatility to put it at the very top.
CUSTOMIZABILITY AND CUSTOMIZATION FEATURES
With Cirkle, you get powerful theme options with the default customizer. You only need to make a single click on the demo of your choice, and voila! You have a complete website. Since the Child Theme is included in the theme, you get to keep all the customization versions that you make on the demos, including the first one. You can name each version as you wish, and later, you get to choose the one you want by simply clicking on it.
SOCIAL NETWORKING FEATURES
USER-USER INTERACTION FEATURES
Since Cirkle relies on BuddyPress, it has the most outstanding social networking features. Your users can make friend connections, just like users of popular social platforms, such as Facebook do. Cirkle allows users to create groups for other users to join. Public ones are open to anyone who wants to join, while private ones require invitations or approval of joining requests by the group administrators.
Cirkle has a private message system through which your users can communicate with each other, away from prying eyes. Furthermore, if they want to interact with like-minded users, they can utilize the theme’s discussion forums.
You can create a system for assigning user and profile badges. Cirkle allows users on your website to have badges in the same way there are badges on Twitter and Instagram for verified users. Your users can view interesting stuff on the news, photo, and video feed. Cirkle lets you display the stuff that your users post on these feeds.
Your users can react to posts, comments, and statuses on your website as they view them. The Ajax search functionality that comes with Cirkle makes it easy for users to find specific posts, users, and comments. The advanced Ajax search gives your website an excellent advanced search bar with live search suggestions. Cirkle makes anyone and anything on your website easily and fully accessible to all your users. Your users can find the people that are on the website and are near them easily with this theme’s function.
The BuddyPress navigation icon menu is highly customizable, so your users can get used to a menu of your own imagination. Cirkle is fully integrated with WooCommerce, which means that you can set up a store on your site. Then, your users can browse various items and buy the ones that interest them.
SITE CREATION FEATURES
Cirkle is based on the Elementor Page Builder, which means that you can create the website using a drag & drop functionality. Since it is also compatible with the default block builder for WordPress, you can also choose to go with Gutenberg for the customization work. Cirkle allows you to create readable blogs on your website using any of the fonts from the hundreds of Google web fonts.
EASE OF USE AND ACCESSIBILITY FEATURES
Your users will love your site if it is clean and has UpToDate features. Cirkle has a clean layout whose design is modern. In addition, the ingenious creators of the theme offer a lifetime of free updates so that your site will always remain updated with the latest trends in the niche.
Cirkle offers quick and fast support, so you will find the creators very helpful. What’s more, the detailed documentation that comes with this theme makes it all the easier to use.
Cirkle is fully responsive and mobile-friendly. This makes it easy for your users to access your website from any device and enjoy the experience. What’s more, Cirkle is Retina ready so that your users who have high-resolution displays view the best of your site.