How to Modify Profile Tab Order in BuddyPress

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Are you looking for a way to modify or change the numbers to adjust the position of your profile tab? While there’s probably a plugin for this, we have created a quick code snippet that you can use to modify profile tab order in BuddyPress.


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

function wps_modify_tab_order() {
    global $bp;
    $bp->bp_nav['settings']['position'] = 10;
    $bp->bp_nav['activity']['position'] = 20;
    $bp->bp_nav['friends']['position'] = 30;
    $bp->bp_nav['groups']['position'] = 40;
    $bp->bp_nav['blogs']['position'] = 50;
    $bp->bp_nav['messages']['position'] = 60;
    $bp->bp_nav['profile']['position'] = 70;
add_action( 'bp_setup_nav', 'wps_modify_tab_order', 999 );

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: 7 best WordPress poll plugins and how to set up download tracking in WordPress with Google Analytics.

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