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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comment_karma. Archived info on using it is outof date

Using the tentyfourteen theme, how would I go about using comment_karma to change the displayed order of comments? There is a solution posted on several sites (inc here, Sort comments by karma) but I ...
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Adding restrictions to open comments

I've got my discussion settings set to allow people to comment without registering, so the comment form has the standard Name, Email, Website and Comment, and this is working exactly as I want. The ...
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Get first comment link on the post itself

I have this function and a link to a post: <?php foreach ($results as $id) { $post = &get_post( $id->ID ); setup_postdata($post); <li><a <?php href="<?php ...
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Conditionally load class in the comment section of the post page

I want to be able to conditionally load a class containing the word 'AUTHOR' in the comments section, next to the name of the person who was the author of the post. I know it has something to do with ...
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Ajax submit comments

I want to submit comments via ajax. CLick the comment submit button, comments gets posted via jquery's ajax method and the result ("Awaiting moderation...") is displayed on the page. I went into the ...
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How to display Wordpress comments and comment form in lightbox?

I would like to display the "Leave a reply" link page content a popup or lightbox. I have Lightview, but dosen't help realy,becouse lightview get pages in Iframe, which disabled in this case for ...
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change text written in english into hindi

i want to change the text written in english into hindi inside my search bar, i am developing a hindi newspaper website by using wordpress cms so when user type in english to search related news in ...
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How do I turn comments off for pages, but not posts?

I want my pages to not have comments enabled by default, only my posts. Is this possible?
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Custom Comment Form Error Messages

When submitting a comment with invalid data, an error page is displayed which doesn't conform to the website theme template. I've been trying to change this by attempting to display the errors in the ...
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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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Long query apache error from spam comments

My hosting company recently turned on the error reporting for slow queries in php/apache and we have seen the error logs get flooded with errors all from queries requesting spam comments on the front ...
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Display attachment, post and page in recent comments widget

The following code (old post is here and author is diggy) is useful, but i'd like display post and page on recent comments widget, not only attachments. function wpse80087_widget_comments_args( $args ...
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How to show Disqus comments and pingbacks?

I use disqus to handle comments on my blog. I also like to have pingbacks from various posts back and forth to each other (and from outside sources. However, I noticed today that while the comment ...
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Comments from other blogs are getting added to my blog?

Today I started receiving a ton of requests to moderate comments on my blog, but when I looked at the comments they are clearly from multiple other people's blogs. What could be the cause of this and ...
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Recent posts with comment count in “Sidebar” template [closed]

I tried this code, but it totally broke my site. I suppose it's because I'm doing something wrong in the WP_Query's sacred posts context in the sidebar template. Could some WP guru please correct this ...
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Is there a plugin for posting inline comments, like in MS Word? [closed]

I want to make a cookbook style wordpress website, on which visitors can place comments inline. Like you do in a paper book with a pen: between the lines. Or like how MS Word handles comments. Does ...
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Why do I get accidental comments without (the required) email address?

Somebody translated one of my tutorials here (with my permission). All fine but I got comments that seem unintended on two of my tutorials that the translation links to. Now the weird thing is that ...
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Where is the Leave a Comment link set

I have a self hosted WordPress blog and use the Isabella Theme from BluChic. The initial installation of this was set up via an auto installer that the host provider offered. I moved the blog from ...
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Lost for direction on how to continue building a theme

I'm a complete beginner to WordPress. I decided to start building a theme. I've got the very basics down (header, sidebar, content, footer) but I just cannot find any direction on where to look for ...
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Display on page every post in blog WITH comments

I am trying to create a page which displays all the posts in the blog, with the comments to each post listed below the respective post. By looking around the internet I figured out how to create a ...
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Add Div to Comment Form

I have some code that displays my comment form and my custom validation, what I'd like to do is add a div right underneath the title, but I'm not sure how to do that because that code is generated... ...
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Adding comments section to website integrated WordPress instance

We've integrated a WP instance into our website, and I was wondering how to render the comments template into the page. I've tried simply adding: comments_template( '', true ); But it doesn't ...
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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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To whom do emails get sent via the Wordpress comments form?

I am working on a Wordpress 3.9.1 site, specifically the comments form. I have a copy of the site on my server and I want to test the form in the following three ways: Adding a new comment ...
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wp-comments-post.php file returns a blank page

When i post a reply to my blog, it's return a blank page to me. It seems that happens because of this code in wp-comments-post.php if ( 'POST' != $_SERVER['REQUEST_METHOD'] ) { header('Allow: ...
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How can I check a new comment reply in realtime and get the reply text for a notification system in wordpress?

I would like to, when you get a reply for your comment, you get little box, in right side, something like this with the reply text. The notificator must be work in real time, and must be, get the user ...
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comment-reply.js always focuses on comment textarea

When replying to an already posted comment, comment-reply.js (or the 'min' version) is used to move the comment form up to below the comment being replied to. It also gives the focus to the actual ...
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Comments pagination and WP_QUERY

I have a list of posts using wp_query On each post theres a list of comments What Im trying to do is to limit the number of comments to 2 and display a link for the next page of comments which I'm ...
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No comments on static front page

I have had this problem before. I want my homepage to be very simple, and I don't want it to be a discussion forum or a place where you can leave your comments. I wrote yesterday and got some good ...
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I need to delete all posts from my homepage & create a static front page [closed]

I want my homepage to be clean and without any posts or comments from my visitors. I have tried to do almost everything, but it doesn't work. I don't want people to discus anything, all they have to ...
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Comment text area in single blog post and show comments if approved

I'm modifying some existing code and trying to add the ability for user to leave comments on single post and then echo those comments based on approval. I need to add right below <?php ...
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How to add editor-style.css styling to wp_editor on front end for comments

How can I apply my own css (to match editor-style.css) to wp_editor being used on the front end for comments? Currently I'm using code from here to enable the visual editor for comments. My actual ...
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How to check if commenter is the_author?

What's the best way of checking if my commenter is also the author of the post that he post comment on? I know there's a css way (.byauthor), but how about PHP? How to compare post author with ...
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Disable comments on all posts/pages

Is there a quick way to disable all comments on all posts and pages. I know that you can go into the dashboard under posts, click edit, and Do Not Allow, under comments. Is that the only way?
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Top Commenters: exclude admin

I'm using the following code in my function.php to display the top commenters in my theme: function top_comment_authors($amount = 5){ global $wpdb; $results = $wpdb->get_results(' SELECT ...
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Disable comment moderation in multisite

I'm looking for a way to disable comment moderation in wordpress completely over the whole of multisite. This is important because my site requires users to log in to use it, and every new site has to ...
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Disqus comments only show up on newest post

I've setup Disqus comments on our company blog (link) By creating a comments.php file with: <div id="disqus_thread" style="margin-top:50px;position:relative;"></div> <script ...
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I can see comments but I can “reply” please help

Here is my Custom Post Type 'supports' => array('premise-member-access', 'title', 'editor', 'author', 'thumbnail', 'excerpt', 'comments'), Comments enabled on settings->discussion ...
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save_post action hook for comments

Is there a action similar to save_post for comments? Already tried comment_post which does not fire when clicking the update button on a comment in WordPress.
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Comments and Bootstrap 3's media-list

I'm developing my first custom theme for WordPress based on Bootstrap 3 framework. I'm newbie and I can't understand few things, so I'd like to ask you for some help, especially with comments.php, ...
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Turning off trackbacks & comments

We have a few different websites running various versions of Wordpress that have comments and trackbacks turned off, yet I still receive emails saying there's some waiting for me! I've turned them ...
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How to show comments for a specific category of posts with a shortcode

Referring to this post category specific comments here Display category-specific comments in sidebar I need to ask 2 further related questions. 1/ Is this code still valid for WP3.9? 2/ How can I ...
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Getting Post Comments for post ID using WP_Query() and a Custom Loop?

(Moderator's note: The original title was "Is there a way to get post comments by post ID on a custom loop using WP-Query()?") Hi! I'm running a custom loop using WP_Query, that only displays one ...
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comments reply script not working

Sadly my "reply" link for threaded comments is not working. The current situation: First i load the comments reply script (check if scripts content load: works) into the <head> using two ...
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Group comments in the admin section

Is there any way to re-arrange the comments in the admin panel of WP? I'd list to nest them in the same way as it is happening in the front-end, thus having the opportunity to see the comment I have ...
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Remove Comments Metabox but still allow comments

I already know how to remove a metabox from my custom post type edit page. However I want to remove the comments metabox but still allow commenting for the post. Because I notice when I do remove ...
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How to get comment id in callback function?

I am trying to get the comment ID in the custom callback function that I can use in wp-list_comments. Any help on how to do this? Thanks in advance I am using wp_list_comments as: ...
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oEmbed does not work for comments

I've got two websites, a staging and a production one. They have 99% the same setup and are hosted on the same server. They are multi-site WP installs. The issue that I've been trying to solve all ...
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Hide default “Recent Comments” Widget if there are no comments yet

Is there a way to hide the widget completely if there are no comments yet? I was thinking about maybe adding a php function to my functions.php file - is that a possible way? If so, can someone ...
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Comments_template doesn't work

If I use comments_template(); it does not work at all. But if I change it to global $withcomments; $withcomments = 1; comments_template( 'comments.php', true ); it displays the comments ...