I would like to add comments to my single.php file. My custom theme is "hand built" and I haven't found the proper code needed to add this functionality. Anyone have the quick and dirty on how to add such a thing?
While much of comments implementation became simpler in modern WP versions, it still isn't quite make-comments-happen button.
You will need to put together this part of template, most of related functionality is handled by:
Check native WP themes for complete start to end implementation, although they tend to be a little bulky.
in your single.php template use:
alternatively to working with the comments.php of the default theme, there is still a basic comments.php in this location /wp-includes/theme-compat/comments.php (although it does not have