The older tag (bp_media_featured()) will continue to work till the next few versions. Kindly change all instances, asap.
Used to display any media that the user has set as featured. It could be a video, audio or a photo.
For this to work, the appropriate switch will need to be turned on in rtMedia > Settings >Types. Read more: rtMedia settings’ types tab.
(Optional, not required on user profile)
The id of the user to fetch the featured media for. For example, if an admin decides to set a media item as featured for everyone in the community, his own user id can be passed to this function.
In the default BuddyPress theme, find
Replace the following code:
<?php if ( bp_is_active( 'activity' ) ) : ?> <div id="latest-update"> <?php bp_activity_latest_update( bp_displayed_user_id() ); ?> </div> <?php endif; ?>
<div id="featured-media"> <?php rtmedia_featured(); ?> </div>
And instead of the latest update, the featured media would show up!