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bbPress Direct Quotes


Adds a “Quote” link to each post, which inserts its content (inside of a <blockquote>) to the reply textfield.
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This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.

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


September 3, 2016
2 years later the plugin works excellent when using the TEXT field in the TinyMCE editor, doesn’t work when using the VISUAL field. An update would be greatly, appreciated! I’m running all latest production versions of bbpress/wp. Best regards!
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Contributors & Developers

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




  • Initial release


  • Replaced a hardcoded URL with something more generic