How to Add BuddyPress Private Message Link After Author Details

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Are you looking for a way to add a BuddyPress private message link after author reply details? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to add BuddyPress private message link after author details in WordPress.


All you have to do is add this code to your theme’s functions.php file or in a site-specific plugin:

function  wpsnipp_bp_private_message_link() {
    if(function_exists('bp_send_private_message_link') && is_user_logged_in() ) {

    	<a href="<?php bp_send_private_message_link() ?>" title="Private Message">Private Message</a>

add_action( 'bbp_theme_after_reply_author_details', 'wpsnipp_bp_private_message_link' );

Note: If this is your first time adding code snippets in WordPress, then please refer to our guide on how to properly copy / paste code snippets in WordPress, so you don’t accidentally break your site.

If you liked this code snippet, please consider checking out our other articles on the site like: 24 best WordPress education themes and how to secure your WordPress forms with password protection.

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