The integration is complete! New users on WordPress are created on vBulletin, and new users on vBulletin are created on WordPress. Both databases harmoniously talk to each other, and sync tightly.
Post Sync between WordPress and vBulletin
Any new posts on your WordPress can get posted to your forum category of choice on your vBulletin and vice versa. We’ve thought of everything.
Replies copied between WordPress and vBulletin
Replying to a thread in vBulletin, and you’ll notice it gets replied as a comment on that WP Post.
Avatar and Profile Pictures between vBulletin and WordPress are the same
Theres a nice option that allows you to decide if you want your users to have the same avatars across the two platforms.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Does this modify any core files of vBulletin or WordPress?
No, it doesn’t. Best of all its’ extremely easy to install. The installation occurs through our WordPress plugin, and it does all the work between both platforms.
Q: Does this modify any of the configuration files of vB or WP?
Having issues with the plugin:
1. Most of the time, the issue is resolved by adjusting either the forum domain to match WP ( http://domain.com is not the same as http://www.domain.com) or changing the vb cookie domain setting from blank to “.domain.com” so that cookies can be read from www. urls.
2. Ensure your forum path is correct in wp-vb settings of wordpress
3. If you disable wp-vb bridge, be sure to disable plugins its has created in vBulletin by going to vBulletin Admincp>