Are you looking for a WordPress theme that you can use to build a social community?
With our Vikinger theme review you will understand why Vikinger is one of the best BuddyPress themes you can use to build your online community. Vikinger is a BuddyPress and GamiPress social community wordpress theme that you can be use to build your online community.
The theme was designed for you to have all you need to build an incredible community with full profiles, reactions, groups, badges, quests, ranks, credits and much more.
Vikinger wordpress theme support the Gamipress feature. With Gamipress you can gamify your WordPress website in just a few minutes, Gamipress let you award your users with digital rewards for interacting with your site. Easily define the achievements, organize requirements, and choose from a range of assessment options to determine whether each task or requirement has been successfully achieved.
Features of Vikinger Buddypress and Gamipress wordpress theme
The following features are present in Vikinger wordpress theme;
We took advantage and expanded the Buddypress plugin with reactions, shares, media, and much more
Gamification with Gamipress
We created a full gamification experience with badges, quests, credits and ranks to create an awesome experience
Super Detailed Design Elements & Pages
All pages are carefully crafted to fit all you may need! Also, we included lots of illustrations and elements PSD’s
Super Complete Profile & Newsfeed Pages
We created a super complete profile page with a sleek design, boxes and a slider for easier access to all profile sections like: about, images, badges unlocked, quests completed, posts and more!. You’ll also find other community pages, like newsfeed, complete profile settings, members and groups directory and more
Totally Revamped Profile Status Updates
We totally revamped the Buddypress status update box! Easily upload photos, GIFs. post status updates, edit your posts, and even link Youtube videos just by pasting the URL!!
You’ll count with a wide range of both status update and activity posts (like when someone becomes your friend). You’ll also have the option to mark your posts as pinned, favourite and private, all easily recognizable with our custom icons
Express Yourself with Post Reactions
Because we know how important it is, we created a reactions BuddyPress plugin specificaly for the Vikinger theme and with reactions illustrations designed by us!
You’ll get 8 different reactions: Like, Love, Dislike, Happy, Funny, Wow, Angry and Sad. We integrated seamlesly with BuddyPress so you can, not only react to profile posts, but also to profile comments and replies
Easily Share Posts with Our Share Function
We created a new share activity and functionality so you can quickly share on your profile stream one of your friend’s activity!
If there’s a post you like, simply click the “Share” button at the bottom and a popup will open to show the chosen post and a status update box to add your thoughts! If you want, you can even share your own posts! Quickly add new information or just bring back some old post you wanna talk about again
Gamipress: Badges Gamification
Using the Gamipress Achievements feature we designed a badges system where you can unlock them and earn credits to unlock profile ranks! You can also proudly show them in your profile with the badges widget!
We included a PSD with lots of badge designs so you can have fun and also, the badges are made with PS vectors, so you can custome them any way you want, or even create new ones
Gamipress: Quests Gamification
Using the Gamipress Achievements feature we also designed a quests system where you can complete them and earn credits to unlock profile ranks! Like the badges, you can proudly show them in your profile with the quests widget!
We included a PSD with lots of quest medals colors so you can have fun and also, the medals are made with PS vectors, so you can custome them any way you want, or even create new ones
Gamipress: Credits Gamification
Using the Gamipress Points feature three different credits were created: Gold, Gems and Emeralds. Use them to unlock new ranks and level up! You can proudly show them in your profile with the credits widget and also you’ll be able to always see your current balance on the top bar.
A PSD with the three credits were included and also, they are all made with PS vectors, so you can custome them any way you want, or even create new ones
Gamipress: Ranks Gamification
Using the Gamipress Ranks feature, a 6 ranks system where you can “level up” by collecting credits and completing requirements were created. With Vikinger theme, your rank number and progress to profile avatars were linked together. You’ll be able to quickly see each user’s rank and progress via the outter progress bar.
As with the others, a PSD with the 6 rank shields were inluded. All are made with PS vectors, so you can custome them any way you want, or even create new ones
Amazing Blog Page with Reactions
Vikinger wordpress theme has a complete blog with 3 different views: list, small grid and big grid to help people quicly search their favourite post. We prepared different post types like: standard, video, audio and gallery and three different open post views.
Also, like with the Buddypress post updates, reactions so people can show what they think about it were added.
Illustrations, SVG Icons and Avatars Included
Illustration elements like the credits, rank shields, badges, quest tokens, section banners, the landing illustrations and a lot more inside the pack in PSD files and made with PS vectors so you can easily customize them with a few clicks!
SVG icons and 16 avatars (15 people and 1 smiley) are also included in Vikinger wordpress theme. Please keep in mind that this are just the illustration elements, not the complate pages PSDs
Incredible Groups with Easy Management
With Vikinger Buddypress wordpress theme users don’t have to make changes via the WordPress panel, we created an author hub where they can easily change their avatar, cover photo, social networks, personal information, and much mor
Stylish Author Hub Management
With Vikinger wordpress theme you can easily create and manage Buddypress groups! Inside the author hub we created an stylish management system so you can easily create and manage your groups, promote authors to mods or admins, check invitations, and more
This Theme has React Elements Integrated!
Vikinger use React to make several parts of the template more dynamic, allowing users to interact with these parts without having to wait for a page reload, improving user experience. For example, a user can filter activities, add them to his favorites or pin it, react and comment on it, all without a single page refresh.
You can check Vikinger wordpress theme demo here.
With Vikinger, Buddypress and Gamipress wordpress theme, you can build that perfect online community.
You can get Vikinger theme for free, to get the theme provide your email and get it in your inbox. Another alternative to Vikinger theme is the Olympus wordpress theme. Feel free to check my review on the Olympus wordpress theme.