The User Photos component of SPMM allow users to upload photo albums to their user profiles. Photos are a big part of users lives and they love sharing them. This feature keeps them engaged on your site!
Users can create, edit and delete photo albums
Albums and photos appear in their user profile
It integrates with the Social Activity component and will show in the social activity feed when the user creates a new photo album.
Activating The Component
To activate the USER PHOTOS component:
Navigate to MEMBER MANAGER->SETTINGS->COMPONENTS
Click the checkbox next to Simple:Press Member Manager – USER PHOTOS
Click the Save Changes button
The component should now be enabled.
The component has some global settings:
Navigate to MEMBER MANAGER->SETTINGS->COMPONENT SETTINGS->USER PHOTOS
There you will see a screen with the following options:
Update as you see fit and the click the Save Changes button
The End User Experience
When this component is enabled, users will see a new Photos tab on their user profile. Clicking it will allow them to create a new album and upload pictures to it.
When one user accesses another user’s profile, they will see two additional links under a Photos tab – Albums and Photos.