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How to save comment name email url fields?

First of all I must admit that I'm not entirely sure about whether or not this question is allowed here (as this is not code debugging question), but still asking in hope some wp users can show me ...
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Why do I have to manually approve comments from one of my users who already has an approved comment?

I have the "Comment author must have a previously approved comment" option checked, and the "Comment must be manually approved" is very much unchecked. My blog is kinda unknown, and I only have 7 ...
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How to display and edit “Your comment is awaiting moderation.” comment message for logged in users

I want ALL users regardless of their logged in status, except admin, to have their moderated comment status displayed on the front end as per non logged in users. If I could edit the wording of the ...
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Sticky Comments

How can I have sticky comments? I am trying to make it so that I can make a comment go above all the other comments. Is this possible? If so what code can I use to achieve this? Thanks
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How to display the user's comment status on the front end

How can I display the current status of a user's comment/s (on the front end), that is, "approved" or "pending"
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How to allow duplicate comments AND without comment text

I've searched hard but I've been nowhere near close to finding the answer to this... I have a comment meta box that gives the commentor two tick boxes. The tick box is the only input into their ...
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Prevent author from editing comments from others in their post

I want to prevent other authors from editing other people's comment made in their post. Does anyone here know how to do this?
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inserting an if statement in wp_notify_postauthor

I'm trying to use the following code below in a plugin i made to send an email to the post author on a comment update. It works but causes problems when creating the custom post type "ticket". I have ...
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How to use query on pre_get_comments?

I'm trying to make a search field for comments but when I try to modify the query in pre_get_comments nothing changes to the output. This same way IS working with pre_get_posts but for some reason I ...
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How can one display the comments and comment form by supplying a post id?

I have a masonry layout of post images. When you click on one it shows the larger image and some event details. I'm trying to print the comment form along with those details. I've tried simply ...
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is pre_get_comments not working?

I am following through the "Professional Wordpress Plugin Development" book from WROX and I wanted to use this piece of code I found in it (I switched pre_get_posts with pre_get_comments) for my ...
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Comment search plugin

I want to develop a plugin which places a search input field above the first comment on the post pages, filters the comments below that post, and only shows the comments which include the string that ...
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Display Most Recent Three Comments Per Post

I'm using the comments_template() function to echo out my comments template in the sidebar of each post. This is a requirement of the project. It has been requested that I only echo out the three ...
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How does WP decide how to display a page

I am new to WP. I tried reading up as much as I possibly can online, and via browsing through the files. As far as I can tell, no physical pages/links are stored on the disk, so when a page is created,...
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Is it better to set social media sharer in entry-footer.php or comments.php in Wordpress blog?

I'm now deciding where should I put social media sharers. Currently, I'm now putting sharers code in entry-footer.php. But is it more semantic to put sharers in entry-footer.php, in the bottom of ...
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Get all child comments ids from parent comment id

I want to get all child comments ids from parent comment id. Do i have to write custom sql or can i use get_comments() to achieve the following output. eg 1 I want to get 2,3,4,5,6,7,8 ids from ...
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Comment form unset email

I want to remove the URL and email field from the contact form. I have removed using following filter: add_filter( 'comment_form_default_fields', 'filter_comment_fields' ); function ...
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Comment displaying full name even after setting another display name?

I've tried everything ... Changing the display name of the user: Changing the author name of the comment: But it doesn't work. The author name of the post is still the user's full name: Why ...
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A new trackback on the post “” is waiting for your approval

I have this message in my inbox. A new trackback on the post "" is waiting for your approval I turned off all trackbacks and comments and I don't know why its still allowing them. Any ideas on ...
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How can I eliminate all comments going into moderation?

I've been asked to rescue an authors' blog following a sketchy plugin explosion. Following their debacle, one of the things that occurred is that all of the comments made by members are being held ...
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Disqus Comments donot appear below the WordPress post [closed]

I a have fully working WordPress website built using ColorMag theme. In order to integrate Facebook Comments, I added Facebook Comment Plugin. I disabled default WP comments. Later when I added Disqus ...
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How to Move Comments from a Page to Author Page?

I created an About Me page (let's call it Page A) for my site, but now I'd like to move much of that content onto my author page and use Page A for more of an About This Site type thing. The problem ...
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Modify comments_popup_link output

The following function generates the plain output eg. No comments, 1 comment etc. comments_popup_link( __( 'No comments', 'textdomain' ), __( '1 Comment', 'textdomain' ), __( '% ...
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Spammers attacking my Wordpress Site - Removing URL field from core? [closed]

I removed url field from my comments so there is just basically name, email and textarea field. But spammers are keeping spamming me with comments that has URLS even if comments form doesnt have any + ...
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Get number of comments after modifying comment query

I have modified the comment query arguments in comment-template.php from $author_id = get_query_var( 'author_id', 1 ); $comment_args = array( 'order' => 'ASC', ...
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How to move comments box above comments

<?php /** * The template for displaying comments. * * The area of the page that contains both current comments * and the comment form. * * @package Tesseract */ /* * If the current post is ...
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Make custom Wordpress comments list

i'm making a custom Wordpress template and I've made this HTML code for single comment template: <div class="comment" id="1"> <div class="useravatar" style="background-...
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Stop theme displaying comments

So with all comments disabled on pages/posts theme's still display any existing comments. Is there a way to programmatically stop this happening without adjust the theme's code? My plugin uses ...
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Echo out custom fields in comments

I am trying to figure out how to echo 4 created fields from a plugin in my theme template for the comment form and customize the comments output as well. The plugin I am using lets me add custom ...
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Previous and Next comment page link not work

I have a custom post type name recipe. I've already removed slug for post: From: example.com/recipe/cake-post To: example.com/cake-post But I have problems with break comments into page: previous ...
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Send post via XMLRPC with open comment

I'm trying to send post via xmlrpc to wordpress but I don't know how to send comment_open to the wordpress. Is there any options to do so? I read the documentation but didn't find any option regarding ...
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What is comment_karma?

doing a var_dump on $comment object, I mentioned there is a comment_karma property. What is that?
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reply to comment excerpt instead of author in comment title

One can reply to a comment using Reply link, below each comment item in comments list. According to codex, by clicking that link and using comment_form_title function like this: $replytext = 'Leave ...
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Display Authors Comments on Profile Page

I am trying to display authors comments on their profile page (author.php), however both codes I tried seem to display everyone's comments. Also the second code is suppose to link to the specific ...
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Comment form Dissappeared in posts

I suddenly noticed that comments and comment form never shows up in my website's posts: Comments in page shows up. but in post there is no comment. In single.php I have the <?php ...
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Wordpress comment_form() doesn't submit comments

The problem is that comment_form() displays the form where to write comments, but clicking on the button send has no effect. I checked from wordpress admin area if users are able to post comments and ...
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How do you change the comment count in the back end posts list, to reflect unapproved comments, rather than all comments?

By default, the comment column shows the number of approved comments. I would like to either: Change this to the number of comments pending approval, OR; Create a new column with the number of ...
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Comments enabled, but disabled at the same time

I have comments enabled under the "Discussion" settings (http://postimg.org/image/pvc3cb8yp/). However, every new post has comments turned off by default (http://postimg.org/image/ivagy6uuv/). When I ...
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Custom post type updated to support comments, yet comments don't appear

I have several different custom post types. One post type did not display the comment section, today I found out it was because I forgot to add it to the "supports array" 'supports'=>array('title'...
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Paginate Comments Via Ajax When Not On Parent Page

I have a page that I am using a custom query to pull in the comments from another post. The comments are successfully being rendered and formatted and the pagination links are showing up correctly as ...
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WP_Comment_Query() displays “password protected” comments?

It appears that looping through wp_comment_query() with the argument post_status set to publish also lists comments that are posted on password protected posts. Is this the correct behavior or is ...
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How to import facebook comments to Wordpress database?

I want to get rid of Facebook Comments from my website, but I have a lot of comments there. Is it possible to import facebook comments to normal Wordpress comments system or something else (i.e. ...
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'comment_post' hook doesn't seem to work? [closed]

This is driving me crazy - Does anyone know why this 'comment_post' hook doesn't seem to work!? I've basically written an entire email notification plugin for it and it's failed on the first step. ...
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Get most active users sort by comment count

how can I display a list of the most active users (with permalink and thumb) sort by comments count? I found this on WP Codex that list all the users, but I don't know how to sort by comment count. ...
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Not receiving any e-mails after new comment

I know this has been asked several times before in the past, but I think my situation is a bit unique. I am not receiving any e-mails when someone leaves a comment on my posts. Neither are any of the ...
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Hide Post comments when displayed via WP_Query

I've written a shortcode which displays 'x' number of posts on the homepage of my site when I write [blog posts_per_page-"3"]. Here it is: function getBlogPosts($atts) { extract(shortcode_atts(...
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Show comments in a popup

I want to show comments in a popup for the page with id=22. This is the anchor on whose click the popup will open: <a class="button button-small button-line-light comment-popup" href="<?...
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How i can let users add notes to my posts

I want to let users add notes to my blog posts, but I want to keep the notes separated from posts. What I mean is to have something like comments. Is it possible when a user writes a comment that ...
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Get Commentor IP When Marking Comment As Spam

What I am trying to do is create a list of IP addresses each time I click Spam on a comment. The only issue I have now is, how do I get the commentors IP address inside this function. This is what I ...
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Woocommerce Theme Reviews / Comments

Ok so i'm creating a Wordpress theme and i'm at the point where i'm trying to get a list of the reviews but the default comments_template() HTML isn't how I need it. I don't have a /comments.php ...