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bbPress – New UI


A great plugin that changes the interface of the forum: now he looks beautiful, fresh and in dark/light colors with plugin settings. The plugin integrated with plugin “bbPress admin replies”.

Brazilian Portuguese;

If you want to add your language – just write me in!


Reply Form Redesign (Screenshot 1)

Great choice between dark/light colors (Scheenshots 2,3)

Nice Admin Panel with some features (Scheenshot 4)

Closed and sticky themes are highlighted with a special icon (Screenshot 5)

New styles for categories: now they look just fine (Screenshot 6)

Many changes which improving the use of the forum.


  • Reply Form Redesign
  • Dark color
  • Light color
  • Plugin settings
  • Closed and sticky themes are highlighted with a special icon
  • New styles for categories: now they look just fine


  1. Install the plugin
  2. Activate the plugin in Plugins page
  3. Enjoy your new style!


How do I activate a new style?

Just activate the plugin. The styles will be activated automatically.

How can I change the style?

Find the tab “New bbPress UI” in the settings in the admin panel and select “switch color” or edit files in inc/css

How can I hide the copyright?

Find the tab “New bbPress UI” in the settings in the admin panel and select checkbox “hide”


Alunsun 22, 2019
No choice of theme except one in black and especially there is written everywhere forum by dk4000.Com … and it’s bad and very ugly .. you can do better yourself by knowing how to change some css Pas de choix de theme sauf un seul en noir et surtout il y a ecrit partout forum them by dk4000.Com… et c’est moche, tres moche..
zosun 3, 2016
Very easy to use and completely changes the look of bbPress forums. I suspect that over time the UI options might increase, but I hope it does not become bloaty with many format options. Right now it does the job and I am very pleased I found it.
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Contributors & Developers

“bbPress – New UI” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


“bbPress – New UI” has been translated into 2 locales. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

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  • Fixed critical error in settings

  • Fixed GlotPress translations


  • Happy new year all! We are back, and there’s new updated flat design of your forum – Feedback please!
  • Meet Spam Block function – users can’t write more than 1 reply in a row (only for user who haven’t ‘moderate’ role)
  • Some bugs have been fixed
  • Screenshots have been updated
  • Updated some icons

  • Thank for use my plugin guys, I love you! 500+ active installations!
  • Fixed bug with showing %s on some sites in reply permalink box
  • Reduced revisions count for users to 1; Moderators can view all revisions (added in

  • Hotfix


  • Security fixes
  • New plugin notice
  • Updated branches tree


  • Added Serbian Language support (thanks team)
  • Fixes for some possible errors


  • Fixed author background on mobile devices in Dark theme
  • You can deactivate bbPress Admin Answers (this reply/topic of a moderator/admin checkbox) in Settings page
  • Added translation for Settings page
  • Screenshots has been updated
  • Updated ReadMe grammatics
  • Improvements for both themes


  • General fixes for responsive design + added responsive design for forums list
  • Improvements for topics list
  • General improvements for dark theme
  • Some fixes and improvements


  • Settings page redesign: Now looks great in purple color
  • New button in reply form: Spoiler, test it! Now in BETA version
  • Improvements for images UI
  • Improvements for revision UI
  • Improvements for replies list UI
  • Some improvements and fixes
  • You can find the link to the Options page in your Plugin list page


  • Inproducing: online status is now not in beta! Meet it 🙂
  • Responsive design for topics and replies


  • Bug fixes


  • Color improvements for date, #xxxx permalink and admin links
  • Now the “Hide the copyright” functions are working for forums too


  • In One layout fix that I forgotten
  • Introducing: the “online” function! Now under the name of reply author displays user online status. Feature is still in beta version, so if you find a bug, please contact me on!
  • Header of the replies now combined with the reply content within the div class – so now the size of the header has become dynamic
  • When you click on reply permalink (#xxxx) now opens a window where you can paste the reply permalink to the clipboard or something
  • Very soon you will see our new icons, and we have already made blanks for them
  • In the options page added checkbox to hide my copyright in the footer
  • Improved functional of the lines “moderator” and “administrator” at the top of the answer.
  • 3px blue border-top if user is admin and 2px blue border if user is moderater are added
  • Updated all screenshots
  • Many minor fixes and improvements


  • Critical layout fixes based on users feedback
  • Fixed the link color of admin replies

  • Added French and Danish translations
  • Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation
  • Added .po files for all translations
  • Fixed bug with notice: it can not be hidden


  • Updated Forum and Topic lists UI
  • Added Polish translation
  • Added Poedit support for all strings (except “This reply/topic of a moderator/admin, it’s translating automatically in all languages)
  • Next will be replies redesign and refunctional!

  • Added notice


  • Fixed some errors, including: Illegal string offset ‘checkbox’,filemtime(): stat failed and e.t.c
  • Some design fixes
  • Added plugin icon


Fully remaked Forums:
* For latest topics now displaying topic title
* Remaked functional for categories: test it! Write your review in Support forums!
* Added German, Russian and Brazilian Portuguese translations: thanks team!
* Updated screenshots and added compatibility with WP 4.3


  • Design improvements
  • Fixes based on community feedback


  • Many fixes for yesterday broken dark theme release

3.0 – redesign

  • Fully updated main page of the forum: added padding between each forums and much more
  • Added message “topic author” and “administrator” at the appropriate replies
  • Integrated plugin: bbPress Admin answers
  • Added upper border, so, for example, conventional replies border color grey, the authors – yellow, the official moder answers – blue
  • Fully updated header of replies
  • Reply number with a hyperlink is back!
  • Now forum search working normal
  • Many other fixes and improvements