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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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How to assign classes to all elements?

Is it possible to assign classes to elements of certain type? For example, all paragraphs in the post body or comment body should have class="paragraph", all unordered lists in post body should have ...
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How to display comments on different page

I am creating a reviews site and I want to display the customer reviews (comments) on a separate page from the single-restaurant.php. I'll just have a link that says (Read reviews/ add yours). I ...
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Display Custom comments field number

I have some custom comments fields, I need to display the number of times that a meta value is used Example : I have a custom comments field "Do you like this post" with multiple choice : Yes ...
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Display User Role Next To Comment

I've search around but I can't seem to find exactly what I'm looking for and for the first time I don't even know where to start. How do I display the user role (Admin, Editor, Author Contributor, ...
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Allowing users to edit their comments

How can I allow users to edit only their comments? I tried some plugins like "WP Ajax Edit Comments" but users could edit all comments.
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Polls with respective comments?

I am using wp-polls plugin. It's working fine. Instead I need some more things in this which are : I want to use comments with each poll. (I think this can be possible when adding A New Poll, A New ...
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Admin comments and user restrictions

I have set a bunch of roles within wordpress with the help of the "members" plugin. But the capabilities regarding the comments moderation are very limited ("manage_others_comments" or not) What I ...
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How to list posts with disabled/closed comments, with pagination?

i'm interested how to display all posts (from all categories) that have closed/disabled comments? I have tried using the comments_open() function inside the loop, that works, i don't know how to ...
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What filter/action hook can I use to add a few links to the admin comments page?

I would like to add a link to every comment when it's displayed in the recent comments admin page (edit-comments.php). For the sake of this question, the link should just be this: <a ...
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Extra Title field for Comments

I want to display an extra title field for comments, that can be edited by the admin in the backend. NB, The extra title field also needs to display when the user is logged in. I have tried a range of ...
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Remove comments validation (remove filter?)

How i can remove wordpress comments content validation, I do not want to or examined the earlier there was no such comments. I see for: ...
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A Space being added to url generated by custom plugin

<?php /* Plugin Name: Convert Comment tag to link */ add_filter( 'comment_text', 'mh_commenttaglink' , 5000 ); function mh_commenttaglink( $text ) { // RegEx to find #tag, #hyphen-tag with ...
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Getting error while trying to use custom comment function

I'm trying to write a function that will allow me more control over the display of comments on a post page. However I'm confused about how to set it up so WordPress can use it. right now I get the ...
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How to add custom comment fields but *only on the comment reply form*?

I've been searching high and low for this but can't find anything that explains how to add custom fields to only the reply form. I've seen and got working custom fields on the comment form, but when a ...
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How to wrap comment_form $fields in one div?

Is there a decent standard WP way of wrapping the 3 standard fields (name, email, website) in a div? I'm using bootstrap and would like them to be in their own row. Example: <?php ...
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Problem displaying replies as part of author's latest comments on author page

I've based a lot of my method on this thread here I can currently display 5 latest comments on an author template page. I want to display the latest 3 replies from any user for each 'main' comment ...
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Can wordpress comments have titles and taxonomy?

I have a business directory theme that has a custom post-type for businesses and replaces wordpress comments with its own commenting feature called reviews. I was wondering if its possible to ...
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Prevent Contributor to show comment list

How can I change WP so the Contributors will not show to comment for other post, So they will see only the comments to their post?
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Redirect first time comments

So I want to add a comment redirect code to my comment form. I know I have this part right here: <input name="redirect_to" type="hidden" value="http://domain.com/thank-you" /> So what I want ...
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Posting XML in comment section

Users post XML data in my comments section frequently due to the nature of my content, but due to the way the comments work, the elements are consumed and do not appear properly. In fact, when I look ...
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Trying to post a wordpress comment on my site redirects to 127.0.0.1

My commenting system used to work fine, but now it redirects to 127.0.0.1 whenever I try to post one. Any ideas on how to fix this?
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Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, func

I have installed Wordpress in my localhost server. I am a creating custom menu. When I try to remove the existing "primary" menu from it, I get this error Warning: call_user_func_array() expects ...
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How can I fix the even/odd child classes comments so that the comments are unaffected by the top-level even/odd?

Sorry if the title was confusing, I'm having a bit of trouble explaining here. I'm working on a theme for my site, and I'm using a slightly modified version of a custom comments template found here. ...
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Front End User(bloger) turn on and off his comments

I have a wordpress site with bunch of users, each of them having their own page with comments. I would like to implement a checkbox for users on the front end, to turn(toggle) on and off the comments. ...
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Removing categories, Comments etc from posts?

im wondering if there is a way to completely remove this feature from my website as i have no need to categorise any of my posts - i plan to post projects in pages from my left sidebar with a static ...
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How to Define Custom Number of Items in Comment Feed

Seeking a hook or code to override the Reading-Settings value for Syndication feeds show XXX items specifically for the comment feeds. Ideally I'd want to roll into a plugin I can network activate ...
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3rd Party Login in wordpress

I have two sites. One on wordpress and one non wordpress site. Now, I have used the header and footer from my non-wordpress site. What i want is that if user logs in on my non-wordpress site then he ...
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Disable comments and pingbacks on old custom post types

This SQL code will disable pingbacks on old posts and pages: UPDATE wp_posts SET ping_status='closed' WHERE post_status = 'publish' AND post_type = 'post'; UPDATE wp_posts SET ping_status='closed' ...
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Custom comments list, right depth

I created a custom comments_list() function, it works fine, the only problem is to show child comments inside the parent div. It works well with first and second depth levels but not for others. This ...
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transition_comment_status gets called when untrashing comments

I can't seem to figure out why untrashing a comment, calls my "approve_comment_callback"-action. Any ideas? I just don't want it to send two emails at the same time, when I untrash a comment. Here ...
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Display DISQUS on homepage

I have installed disqus and I want it to show up on my homepage. It replaced the old wordpress comments system on pages and posts but I also want it to appear on index.php my index.php file now - > ...
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Trash a post, send associated comments into the trash bin (change status)

When trashing a post, all comments associated with this post get the status "post-trashed". They do not end up in the trash bin. In my theme the author gets a point for posting a post or a comment. ...
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Sort post by last commented

I tried this : <?php if ( have_posts() ) : query_posts(array('orderby_last_comment' => true)); ?> But it's not working
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User's Comments Number: Storing it in a meta field for different uses

As I am building a new website where tracking users' information is key to engage, etc..., I found it important to be able to store users' number of counts as a meta. The main reason for storing the ...
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Auto disable comments with custom field

i have this code to disable comments after X days based on publish date. How can edit this code to auto close comments based on a specific date using custom field? Thank you. function close_comments( ...
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How do I call comments_template(); from a plugin file?

I am trying to call comments_template(); from a plugin file. Specifically, it's the player.php file from the plugin All Video Gallery. Below is the file itself. <?php ...
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How to maintain changes to comment-template.php

I have made some custom changes to the file wp-includes\comment-template.php. These changes are periodically lost and I assume it's related to updates for WordPress and the file is ...
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Average Score of all ratings in comments

i have a rating system in comments, for each comment user can rate 1-5 Stars. Now , i want the average of all ratings in comments of that post to show. How can i do that. Here is the link to the ...
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Insert comment and still use moderation

I have a custom comment form that inserts a comment outside of the loop and applies it to a post. I'm trying to get it to still use the moderation check before it marks as "approve". Is there a way to ...
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Custom post type: can't enable comments by default

I want to enable comments for custom post types just like they are for standard posts, but can't seem to get it to work. In functions.php, as part of registering my custom post type, I have this: ...
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How to hold all comments for moderation, including author's comments on own post

I want all comments no matter what, to be held for moderation and not appear till approved by an admin. Wordpress allows author comments on own posts to show up without holding for moderation. Any way ...
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Limit comments per user per post

I use this code to limit the comments to 1 for registers users and works fine. The problem is that when i click to "go back" button in the browser i can comment again. Is there any effective way to ...
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Insert image in comment reply

I have searched everywhere but can not find a plugin that allows users to upload an image into their Reply to a comment. It is a photographic blog so has to have this ability. I did try a couple but ...
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How to use Disqus for some categories, and FB comments for others?

I didn't find anything related to what i'm trying to do. My WP blog have several categories. For one specific category, in which I publish short news and viral content, I'd like to use Facebook ...
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What filter or action to replace comments or add new comment system

I am looking to make a plugin for my site, which either replaces the current comments in a post or adds an additional comment system. I am getting the comments from a custom RSS feed from my forum ...
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Required Field for Comment parent only?

I am trying to make the rating required for a comment but not required when it is a reply. Its not working, can you please help. function custom_validate_comment() { //validate rating if( ...