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Orbisius bbPress Signature


This plugin allows your users to have signatures in a bbPress powered forum. The signature box appears as a separate menu as well as under user’s profile page.


Support is handled on our site:
Please do NOT use the WordPress forums or other places to seek support.

Benefits / Features

  • Users can use a rich text editor to set their signature
  • The signature is available as a separate top level menu as well as under user’s profile.
  • You can include text, links etc as a signature like you do in a blog post.
  • The signature is available for all users even those with Subscriber role.
  • Very easy to use.
  • Signatures are truncated if they exceed 300 characters.
  • Allowed HTML tags are:





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    • Shows how the signature will appear in the forum
    • Shows the signature box from top level menu in WordPress administration area
    • Shows the signature box from Edit Profile page
    • Shows the settings page


    Automatic Install

    Please go to WordPress Admin > Plugins > Add New Plugin > Search for: Orbisius bbPress Signature and then press install

    Manual Installation

    1. Upload into to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
    2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


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    How to Remove The Question Mark Inserted in Every Signature?

    Just paste the following code into your current theme’s functions.php
    add_filter(‘orbisius_bbpress_signature_ext_filter_powered_by_public’, ‘__return_false’, 10);

    Run into issues or have questions/suggestions?

    Support is handled on our site:
    Please do NOT use the WordPress forums or other places to seek support.


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    Contributors & Developers

    “Orbisius bbPress Signature” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




    • Fixed signature rendering. The plugin was showing only one signature and was overriding other user’s signatures.
    • Added caching so user’s signature is remembered (for the current request) and not retrieved all the time.


    • Fixed: the plugin was outputting powered by text… which was supposed to be shown only in the member area when the user sets the signature text
    • Added a nice/cute/small question mark near the signature, which, when hovered shows powered by …
    • Added a WP filter to remove the powered by question mark if desired.


    • fix: removed the plugin updated code was used only in my Pro plugins at


    • Initial Release