Stop: This documentation was written for Thrive 2.2 version and below. If you are using Thrive 3.0 or greater, please refer to this documentation.

After installing and activating the ‘Recommended Plugins‘, we now need to install bbPress and WiseChat. The ‘bbPress‘ plugin will handle the forums and the ‘WiseChat‘ plugin will handle the chat functionality as you’ve seen already in the community demo.

Install the following plugin:

If you need more help on how to install WordPress plugins, please see the following link:http://www.wpbeginner.com/beginners-guide/step-by-step-guide-to-install-a-wordpress-plugin-for-beginners/