Automattic, a company behind WordPress a top ranked blogging company which providing free blogging service and now they are on social networks area in right time and it says “BuddyPress — A WordPress MU Based Social Network Platform“. Just like as other social networks, you can setup your own social networks in your own server by using BuddyPress and all the features like streaming, making profile, customize profiles, growing networks, connecting with others, messaging, private messages and so on features. If you’re user of and of-course will like this software too – lots of similar it has and Matt says, “BuddyPress is an official sister project of WordPress”.

“In WordPress we have a robust and extensible base that can scale to many millions of users, and BuddyPress is essentially a set of plug-ins on top of WordPress that add private messaging, profiles, friends, groups, activity streams, and everything else you’ve come to expect from your favorite social network, like a Facebook-in-a-box” — Matt explains. I’m just expecting something like and which has no boundary and anyone can contribute their expertise and startupmeme informed it has similarity with Ning social networks but you have boundaries still. However, enjoy the the latest BuddyPress 1.0 version.