Comments allow your website's visitors to have a discussion with you and each other. When you activate comments on a Page or post, WordPress inserts several text boxes after your content where users can submit their comments.

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WordPress comment count to include attachment comments

How can I make the comment count on a post on my index page include comments that have been made on, in my case, individual gallery pictures that are included in the post? It seems that comments made ...
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Users with custom roles can't read each other's comments

My site has a custom role ("coach") with its own set of capabilities (via map_meta_cap along with a few built-in roles). Each user is assigned a page on the site that they "own" and can edit (via a ...
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Allow contributors to moderate comments comments on posts they write

I run a multi-author wordpress site where we have a large number of contributors that can write articles, which are published after they are reviewed by an editor. (This is all standard wordpress ...
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How to enable comments options?

On page --> Screen Options --> check Discussion --> Discussion --> Allow commets --> I have checked on discussion options. Settings --> Discussion --> I have checked on Allow people to post comments ...
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edit_comment capability for subscriber

I have given my site's subscriber role the following permissions (unserialized DB-query): [subscriber] => Array ( [name] => Reader [capabilities] => Array ( ...
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“Allow Comments” box cannot be checked

I've registered a custom post type, ensured that 'supports' has 'comments', and comments are allowed on new posts under settings -> discussion. I do see the check boxes for allow comments and allow ...
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comments in Admin

I'm confused about what the Comments section on the posts in the Admin actually does. I have Comments turned on in Screen Options for a post. When I display a post, I see a Comments box. If I enter ...
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WordPress comments work locally only?

Here's my issue: on localhost: comments just work for both registered & logged in users AND for guests, live (on-line): comments work only for registered & logged in users, comments posted ...
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edit comments capability for authors

I am using wp site where registered users have authors roles. I want authors to have permissions to edit their own comments. Now only admin user have capability to edit comments and even editors do ...
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A friend wants to make a comment on one of my articles, she has to be logged to wordpress?

I have a friend, she does not have a blog or uses WordPress, she wants to drop a comment on one of my articles. Does she has to open a WordPress account? The blog demands a password to drop a comment? ...
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Where to add the permalink in this function?

Below is a function that displays the latest 4 approved comments on my homepage, I wrote this almost a year ago, and for the life of me, it's gone completely from my head, All i want to do is add a ...
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If modified on same day, show only time

I have a date on each post and comment which shows the date of placement. If I edit it, it shows me the date of the post and the modified date. That's fine, but now, I want to show only the post date ...
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Get all images in post and comments like Twitter before post title

I want to know if it's possible to get all the images that are in a post and his comments, make them a thumbnail and put it before (or in a sidebar or something) the post title to show, just like ...
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Comment Submission Timeout - Varnish / Cloudflare

Curious to see if anyone has encountered this before - when a comment is submitted by a non-admin user on a WordPress 3.6 site (standard comments setup, no plugins), the comment is submitted (hits the ...
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Need an advice about comments

I am searching a solution for wordpress comments. I like standart comments, I already styled it and made some additionaly functionality. But there is one that I can't find and don't know how to make ...
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Get url/link to latest comments in a post

I have a post list in Wordpress where people can see the most recently commented posts. They will appear above the list. That's fine, but now, I have 300 comments on the same posts and I don't want ...
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get_comment_link() points to wrong comment page

I've set my discussions settings to show 10 comments per page, and to show the first page by default. I'm using get_comment_link() which points me to the right place, however, i have one thread with ...
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Remove Posts Without Comments

I would like to have any posts that contain 0 comments be deleted on a regular and ongoing basis. My blog is currently using a combination of a cron job and the following snippet added to functions ...
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Comment pagination with newest comments first

I am currently using the plugin WP-CommentNavi for comments pagination but whenever a page is clicked it goes to the highest comments page (oldest comments). My comments are purposely displayed newest ...
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Upload Image directly from Reply To Comment form on the back end

Is that possible to add a button to the Wordpress Comments back end to upload an image directly to the form?
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comments_number() not working after Theme Unit Test import

everybody! I stumbled across strange problem when creating a theme for WordPress. I have written a simple function in my comments.php. Here is a snippet of the beginning: <?php if ( ...
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Disqus Comment System not working with network sites

I have setup the network with the Multi Site so that each user can have their site as http://www.siteurl.com/[username]. I would like to implement the Disqus Comment System and did installed this ...
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Multiple Comment Threads + Form on one page

i was wondering if somebody has any reference on how to have a wp page with two totally separate wp comment threads + form side by side without using iframes. its a concept page that is basically a ...
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wp_insert_user email confirmation

I'm creating a new user once they leave a comment, i am doing this with wp_insert_user function create_comment_user($comment_ID){ global $wpdb; $comment = get_comment($comment_ID, ARRAY_A); ...
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How to allow special characters in comment name?

I was having this error that a random post said it had zero posts (using comments_number()) and when I went to the comment section it also said "No Comments" but it listed a comment. On a hunch I ...
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Only show comments by manually loading them

I have seen a few sites that by various reasons prefers to not show the whole list of comments on a single page post, but rather hide them or show them on a different page altogether. I have been ...
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Post with multiple 'content's and muliple comment lists

I am sorry my post looks long. I am creating a private small community for a group of authors. Their final goal is to create, online, an encyclopedy relative to the holy book. In other words, to each ...
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Comments appear in wrong posts

Nasty problem here! Comments are not connected to the right posts but to other ones! Passing from disquss to jetpack comments doesnt't fix this. What could be the solution? The site is ...
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Sort posts by facebook comments count

Hi i am working on "category posts widget" plugin. In that there is an option "sort by comments". But that sorting is done by wordpress comments. I need sorting by facebook comments count. i have ...
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Allow users to upload videos and images

I need to allow users to upload videos and images to WordPress. This can either happen in the comments section (so far I have managed to allow users to comment using Facebook and upload a picture), ...
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Saving comments not with PostID but different unique identifier

so here is the deal: I want comments to be saved not with the post ID but with another unique identifier. With disqus there is a way to do this with javascript: /* * * CONFIGURATION VARIABLES: THIS ...
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Customizing h3 title inside the comment_form template

I'm customizing comment_form function and I noticed that I can't control the layout of what's outside the form itself. This is default layout of the comment_form: <div id="respond"> <h3 ...
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When I make a comment on someone who has already made a comment I want them to recieve an email

I run a site and people have made comments. When I comment on their comment they do not get an email back however. I would like to change that. How can I do that?
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Pull & display new comments without refreshing the page

I've just managed to implement ajax on comment submission and now members don't have to leave the page when they comment but still have to go one extra mile when they want to see new comments. I've ...
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Ajax call to get disqus comments of certain post

Say if users click the "comments" link they are usually redirected to a single.php page which contains the comments. I'm trying to figure out a method to do the following. Have a div on a page which ...
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how to validate reCAPTCHA in #commentform

I have added reCAPTCHA into commentform and I can see the reCAPTCHA in comment form. But I have no idea where and how do I need to validate reCAPTCHA. I saw the function in my themes. // comment ...
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FB - Comment Moderation Tool bug or error in the code?

I am an admin of this site. This blog uses the FB comments plugin since around 1 year. Since I enabled the July Breaking Changes, I: -am not receiving any more new comments notifications on FB; -New ...
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Comment/post ratio system for users

In a multi-author platform, to enhance interaction between authors, I want to add a ratio system that calculates the author's comment count (on others posts) and post count and displays a grade. ...
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How to add notification alert in the admin bar when someone comments on a post

I am using Buddypress 1.6.7 What I want is that when a user comments on some blog post then the post author should receive a notification in the buddybar/admin bar (round blue bubble), saying that ...
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Deleting users do not deletes coments

Hello I have bee trying to figure this one out without any luck. I am deleting users from my site, and selecting either delete comments or attribute comments to: options do nothing. The user does not ...
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Break comments into pages with remainder on the first page

Settings > Discussions has a setting called Break comments into pages with (N) top level comments per page and the (last or first) page displayed by default. Now I want to break into 30 comments per ...
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Making comment persist after error?

On my comment form I am using a filter that checks for "bad" word. If the message contains one these words, it gets flagged as spam it send a transient message back to the comment page. Now what I ...
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Integrate Facebook comments with native comments

I've finally installed the Facebook Comments plugin to allow readers to comment using their Facebook identity. After the installation, I got two different comment sections, with two separate comment ...
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comments_popup_link(); isn't working for some reason

I'm trying to get comments_popup_link(); to work in my theme, but it isn't. I honestly see no reason why it shouldn't. The relevant part of my code: <div class="row"> <div class="span7 ...
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Deleting comments with meta data

I am trying to delete a bunch of comments using the admin interface, and I can't do this because of the errors below. The comments have associated meta data (I am working on a custom plugin) and I ...
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Multiple comment forms on one page cause message - ERROR: please type a comment

Instead of clicking reply on my comments I have them laid out with a reply form already showing underneath each comment. Each form has been populated with the post_id and the comment_id and looks ...
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Dont remove comment box when replying to existing comment

When using the WordPress comment system the top Comment Reply box dissapears when I click to reply to any of the existing comments. If I then click cancel it reappears. Is there a way to keep this ...
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Display all posts a registered user comment on

I found this plugin/code which shows recent comments of a particular user in WordPress. How can i display a list of all posts a registered user comment on? I need to display posts titles rather than ...
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Remove comments from database

I have a number of comments generated by a WooCommerce payment gateway module. For some reason the comments can not be deleted in the backend (no checkboxes). Would it be safe to delete them from the ...
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Custom comment_reply_link doesn't open comment reply box textarea automatically

I have a separate page for comments that I have got working fine. Linking to that page I use a custom comment_reply_link which basically appends the exact same url to the link as the default ...