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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Comments from mobile apps & Disqus

I'm currently using Disqus in my WordPress Installation, and I am pretty happy with it. However, I'd like to extend my native mobile app (Windows Phone) to allow the users to post comments directly ...
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comments_popup_link() - how to load different classes/images according to different comment condition?

As the Codex says the syntax: <?php comments_popup_link( $zero, $one, $more, $css_class, $none ); ?> it's clear that we can load different texts according to different comment conditions, ...
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Disqus resetting comment count to 0

For some reason my Disqus comment system seems to resetting the comment counts to 0 on the main page. If you load my site the current blog at the top has 1 comment, you can see it says 1 very briefly ...
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Disqus moderation page not working in WordPress admin section

If I login to my Admin section and click Comments on the left, the Disqus moderation page does not load. On further inspection this is because it's trying to load the page over http:// and my blog is ...
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How can I grab and show the reader comments of my site

How can I grab and show the reader comments of my news site in a different page? Suppose, I have comments on a news site, into my posts. I want to show the comments (only the comments) into a ...
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Disable comments

I'm wondering if there's any way to prevent users from leaving comments but still display the comments form? So, whenever a new comment is posted, it should be automatically trashed or it shouldn't be ...
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Admin Dashboard - Recent Comments source

I need to see the source file for the admin dashboard widget that shows recent comments, can anyone point me to the exact php file that does this? I can't find it anywhere on the codex or in google ...
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comment meta_query for keys that aren't yet set

I need query help! I am trying to set up a meta_query (for get_comments) for keys that aren't yet set. I have some code that allows moderators to add a custom meta key to individual comments. Click ...
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$reverse_top_level works the opposite way according to Codex?

The Codex for wp_list_comments states $reverse_top_level (boolean) (optional) Setting this to true will display the most recent comment first then going back in order. For my it is actually the ...
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Leveraging Wordpress Comments on Custom Plugin Object page

I have written a plugin that creates it's own tables to house the necessary schema for client's product. Then I created a single page that retrieves the custom object via passed in query string like ...
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comment reply by email

Is it possible that the admin replies to a comment by email, replying to the notification message he receives about the comment? And for a whatever user if the subscribe to comments plugin is ...
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How to get the number of pages when paginating comments?

I want to display threaded comments via ajax using pagination. If I use this code to display comments for page 1 how can I know if there is something more to be displayed on page 2? If there is ...
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How to edit the text below “Leave a Reply”

I use the Twenty Ten theme, customized. The theme text is: Your email address will not be published. With the email box below, this gives readers the impression that they must enter an email ...
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How does add_action 'comment_post' work?

I found an example how to How To AJAX-ify WordPress Comments. I tweak it little bit and so far everything works fine but I want to understand the code. Where did the arguments $comment_ID, ...
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How to provide social login at bottom of posts [closed]

I have a blog at http://sahitesting.com and I want users to log in before they comment. Now everyone hates to create new account on every other website, so I wanted to provide a facility that users ...
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Getting 'SELECT + FROM comments…' in comment notification email

I just got a notification from my installation of Wordpress that someone has posted a comment there is no text in the comment area apart from the following: Comment: SELECT * FROM comments ORDER BY ...
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How can I get a list of comments by target

I've been looking at the classes WP_Comment_Query and WP_Meta_Query but to be honest, I can't figure out how to use them together. I want to query the database for comments where wp_posts::post_author ...
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Can wp_list_comments output into variable?

Is there any way how to output wp_list_comments() into a variable? Something like $output = wp_list_comments(array('reverse_top_level' => false ), $comments); I am writing a plugin and it would ...
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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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Display Comment Form on dedicated Page for each post

I have the following requirement to complete and i didn't figure out how to do it. Inside a post, for each post, to call comment form on a dedicated page, in dedicated page the user post a comment ...
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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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Retrieve comments from current post using SQL

I am trying to use this code below to auto-refresh comments but at the moment it is displaying all comments. I would like to only show comments for the current post. I am not very experienced with SQL ...
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No redirect/refresh on JetPack comments

My page is not updated or refreshed after posting a comment using jetpack. Usually, it redirects to something like domain.com/post/#comment-401. In this case it does not. In the js debugger I get a ...
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Remove field in comment reply form

I am trying to add in the below function a check to see if the comment depth is greater than 1, or if the comment is a reply so the 'My Rating' option does not appear when it is a comment reply. Or ...
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Add Comment Form After Loop Before Footer Front Page

How can i display a comment form on the front page before the footer? I have tried adding this code however it generates 2 comments forms. $withcomments = 1; // force comments form and comments ...
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How to delete/hide this character after user post nothing

When user did post a blank comment or post it will come out the extra character which is "-1". How can I hide/delete the character?
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Wordpress Comments jQuery Doesn't submit

I am trying to check if the commentform is filled in after submition, and only submit it when it is filled in. I am using: $('form').submit(function (e) { e.preventDefault(); // Handle ...
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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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Why do I get email notifications about comments that Wordpress has already determined are spam?

I have a wordpress.org blog that I host on my own site. I have the Akismet plugin installed, and in general I keep both up-to-date (e.g. at the moment, Akismet is at version 2.5.7, and Wordpress at ...
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How can someone submit a comment when my site has no comment field?

I was a bit surprised when I got a message that a comment was awaiting moderation on a website where I have I have turned off Allow people to post comments on new articles and there are no comment ...
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Add filter to comments loop?

I'm making a plugin which stores referrer data for comments. I already have my database table created, and the data is being stored correctly when a comment is made. Now I would like to attach a ...
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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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Commentform - Hightlight invalid fields instead of prompting towards error page

I have a huge problem. I used the comments.php from "EmptyCanvas". Code of it can be seen here: http://pastebin.com/YHDy2q4a However, it prompts me towards an error page when I do not fill out the ...
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Can WordPress handle following functionalities?

Now i am planning a development of a new web site and searching for a CMS. I know WP not bad, but never tried to build a complex community information site using this engine. Among basic requirements ...
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Theme comment callback results nothing

I made theme and now im finally editing the look of wp_list_comments. I made function, wrote callback link to arguments and tried it. It returns nothing - only elements hard coded in comments.php are ...
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Let visitors post comments on category page

I'm looking for a way to let users comment categories on category.php, but I haven't been able to find one. Simple pasting didn't do the trick (didn't really expect it to.) For clarification, I'm ...
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After submit comments select the current tab

In my single.php I have 3 tabs one for description, others for comments and reviews my question is when I submit the comments, the first tab is always selected. My code: <div ...
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How do I reply to comments from admin panel on a tablet PC?

For certain reasons I prefer to reply to readers' comments from the admin panel (edit-comments.php). It's not a problem with a mouse. When I place the cursor over a comment, the comment management ...
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Add an attachment feature to comments

Is there a way to allow attachments with wordpress comments? I know of a paid plugin that allows this but I was hoping for someone to point me in the correct direction that's future proof and doesn't ...
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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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get comments and get posts in loop

I need to get posts done by specific users and get also comments done to these posts, so far I can get the posts and comments but can't get how to do it in loop properly, because now I get the same ...
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How to make comments work for a post loaded per Ajax?

I am currently loading a single post using ajax. While the post loading works ok, I cannot get the comments to load. Here is my code: My javascript to load the post: <script> ...
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Add comments from the admin panel?

I'm using WordPress as an Authoring tool. Hence I do not use the front end. Now I wanna add the functionality making internal comments. As it is now, you are only allowed to read comments from the ...
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Feedback instead of Comments

I would like to have a feature on my website where, instead if commenting, viewers can give feedback to posts on the following: originality Musicality Talent I would like it to be "+1" based, ...
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How does WooCommerce display a custom comment_type in Comment Admin?

There have been many threads and topics over the past few years about how to create a custom comment type. For the most part it's my understanding that it's possible (because WooCommerce does it) but ...
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How to change style of Disqus comment count on main page

I have recently installed the Disqus comment plugin on my blog and so far so good. I'd like to be able to change the style of the comment count on the main page and I'm not having much luck after ...
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wp_insert_comment and security

I am using wp_insert_comment to offer an in-house better ajax conditional comments interface. i got it all working great. my only question is. What security measures should i take to make sure i ...
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Why are my comments closed?

I have a simple site with a few pages plus a blog. For some reason, the blog posts state comments are closed and I can't figure out why. I want to open the comments on all blog posts (and not offer ...
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Undo a function that is not (seemingly) hooked to an action?

I am using the popular Disqus plugin. To use this plugin effectively, they advise you to change the URL on the front page to end in #disqus_thread. I know how to easily do this in jQuery, but I ...
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Disallow img tag in comments?

I have been looking quite a long time for a way to stop people from posting external images in comments i e <img alt="my photo" src="http://example.co.uk/pic.jpg" /> and the image is ...