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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 ...
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How to modify core when there is no hook?

I want to add a custom HTML5 attribute to the <form> element in the comments form. Since the form field itself is generated by comment_form(), and there is no hook to edit within the opening <...
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Outputting complete custom comment form

Need to implement the following bootstrap layout in twenty twelve comment form - <div class="sub-figure"> <div class="sub-post-title"> <h4 class="recent-title">Leave A ...
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edit-comments.php in Admin - how to change 'Comments' title?

How can I change the title 'Comments' on the edit-comments.php page in the admin area? Thank you
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Creating a comments voting system

I am trying to put together a voting system for comments and I can't figure out how to make the jQuery function to work. Here is the php function that updates the comment meta with the new vote count ...
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Where to remove <link> from comment's feed?

I can't seem to find where to delete/comment the line that prints: <link rel="alternate" type="application/rss+xml" title="[site title] [single title] RSS de los comentarios" href="[site_url]/...
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How to change i18n/l10n of #reply-title? (Old title: Comment reply link not working)

I'm developing a new theme and plugins for it. Unfortunately, the comment reply link is broken. Instead of moving the comment reply textarea, the page is reloaded by adding e.g. ?replytocom=2#respond ...
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get_comments_number() vs. get_post_field( 'comment_count', ID )

When I want to show the number of comments a post has - and I'm within the loop - which function is recommended to use? get_post_field( 'comment_count', get_the_ID() ) or get_comments_number() ...
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Minimum allowed comment length only on a specific page

This is the function I use to only allow comments longer than 60 chars: add_filter( 'preprocess_comment', 'wpb_preprocess_comment' ); function wpb_preprocess_comment($comment) { if ( strlen( $comment[...
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How to create a designated comment page with custom fields

I'm creating a site where I want to use the comment box to auto-generate a FAQ page. In essence, when a comment is posted it won't appear on the same page as the comment box. Instead, it will be ...
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Woocommerce comments subscription [closed]

I want to ask you that I translated all my site's texts but I can not translate comments subscription option on product page. from which php file I can translate texts? Thank you in advance :) Here ...
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How to get replies of a comment?

Is there a way to get replies of a comment by its ID? I have searched on google but could not find anything about it. For example, I have a comment with ID 123 I want to display all the replies that ...
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Comments not nesed with custom template

I have a custom template for to show my comments. For some reason, there are not nested while looking in the back-end of Wordpress, I see that some comments have a parent. They are simply displayed ...
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Why is_wp_error() is not returning false even there's no defined error

On the form submission I'm taking user comment for a custom purpose for my plugin. I'm checking whether the comment field is empty or not, and the comment field is filled with at least 30 characters. ...
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Show top level comments ordered by number of replies

I am trying to modify the comment loop initiated by wp_list_comments to change the order they are returned. Specifically I have 2 levels enabled on my comments (top level and replies), and I want to ...
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Move comments only from one WP installation to another

We have a bit of situation here. We have a website (let's say it is www.oldsite.com) where we had more than 2000 posts. There arose a need whereby we had to move some 60-70 posts from this oldsite.com ...
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Can I store my custom comment_type into wp_comments table?

I'm developing a system where a post can have multiple replies/feedbacks. As of now I's storing each of the comments as a serialized postmeta. But just today I figured out that I can use the existing ...
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Share comment to twitter after publishing [closed]

I need to share the comment from my web site after admin approves it from comment form to twitter account of user who comment for the post in my site. How can I do that?
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Wordpress 4.2.1 pre_get_comments doesn't work after update

I have this code working all time but, after updating to Wordpress 4.2.1, this doesn't work. // return just the missing replies in the comment table add_action( 'pre_get_comments', array( $this, '...
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get_comment_link without pagination base in the returned URL?

On pages with paginated comments get_comment_link returns URLs in the following format: http://samplesite.com/sample-page/comment-page-3/#comment-256 How could I make it return a URL like this? ...
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Wordpress shows admin's avatar after editing a comment

Recently I updated my wordpress to 4.2.1 and now I have a problem with editing people's comments. After editing them, the avatar picture of who edited the comment is shown instead of the avatar of the ...
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Are there some caveats for using guids for FB comments

I'm using Facebook comments box and just realized that when we use <div class="fb-comments" data-href="<?php the_permalink(); ?>" data-width="100%" data-numposts="5"></div> and then ...
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Jetpack Comments Change Placeholder Text

Is there a hook or template file where I can change the placeholder text on the #comment textarea w/in the comment form? Jetpack loads the form via an iFrame which prevents changing the placeholder ...
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Safely editing core files

I want to edit wp-comments-post.php so that if for example someone tries to post a comment with no content they will get a popup box telling them they cannot post an empty comment instead of the page ...
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comment_post action hook running on page load instead of after a comment is posted

I am trying to call a function after a comment is saved to the database, see below... add_action('comment_post', 'myFunction', 10, 2); do_action('comment_post', $comment_ID, $comment_approved); I ...
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Troubleshooting Emoji in Comments

Just updated my local and live installs for a side project to 4.2 in order to take advantage of the newly added Emoji features. Emoji are working just fine on my local machine, but they seem to not be ...
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Function to replace comment's accented characters before posting

I have some weird problems with encoding my Wordpress website and I can't add comments with accent words. when i try to do it, i received error by WP. What i need is just a function that read the ...
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How can I count only guests comments?

I need to ignore counting author replies within comments number function, for example If I have 9 replies (comments) which 4 of them appertain to post author, I would display 5 comments as comments ...
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How can I see whether a commenter has subscribed to be notified of replies / other comments to a post

When someone asks a question in the comments, I reply in the comments. Is there a way I can see whether the commenter checked the "Notify me of follow-up comments by email" checkbox? Can't seem to ...
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Separated Comment from Post

I'm designer with little knowledge of wordpress (newbie >_<) i use Worpress starter theme from : html5blank.com i want to separate COMMENT section from POST section, this still on one single.php ...
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WP_Comment_Query pagination, delving into the unknown

I am aiming to pagination WP_Comment_Query(). It appears this is either taboo or there is no viable information about it online, not anything. Why? Is it possible? If so, how?
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Getting most popular posts based on Facebook comments count

I have modified a widget to display the total number of Facebook comments on a post rather than the total wordpress comments. I can get that part to show correctly, but I would like to get the most ...
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Comments and post dates not showing up correctly on “posts page”

I have customized the Twenty Fourteen theme to use the page "news" for my posts page because I have static frontpage. When you view my news page, comments don't show up, even though they are enabled, ...
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How to add replyToUrl schema.org to Wordpress comments?

I have the following code in my comments.php <div class="reply"> <?php comment_reply_link(array_merge( $args, array('depth' => $depth, 'max_depth' => $args['max_depth']))) ?> ...
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Where are comments coded when using custom theme?

I am having issues displaying both the default comment system and a plugin comment system in Wordpress. Comments are enabled via Wordpress settings, comments are being made somehow via spam bots, but ...
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Comments as part of a post

Is there a way to show comments as part of a post, and not adding it with comments_template()?
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Override “Automatically close comments on articles older than” per post?

I need to set a custom closing date for the comment field, per post. I havent started researching on how I should do this, so a indication on how to do this would be just as good as a plugin that do ...
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WP_Query sort by comment meta data

Is it possible to use the WP_Query class to order by comments meta data fields?
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Retrieve the last 5 comment URLs

I want to retrieve the comment url of last 5 comments. Is it Possible and how? when using get_permalink($comment->comment_post_ID) it returns current page url
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Adding custom column to comments admin panel?

How do I add a new custom column to wordpress wp-admin/edit-comments.php page ? I tried this but did not work. add_filter( 'manage_comments_custom_column', 'add_new_columns' ); function ...
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Query posts by last comments

How to query posts by lastest comment, like what happens here, if some one comment on a post from the dark ages it will popup to the top.
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How to have a specific image show up for everyone who comments?

How can I have an image I created be a avatar for everyone who comments on my wordpress posts? So it will have my logo or something instead of a blank square? Thanks!!
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Filtering Comment Reply Links (comment_reply_link_args) for “infinite replies” in nested comments

UPDATE: I'm going to update this one up at the top, because the solution I've found was with a differing filter hook. I'm going to look again at reply_link-specific hooks now that I better understand ...
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How to exclude the child comments in get_comments() query?

How do I only get the first level of comments in get_comments() or WP_Comment_Query? I want to query the comments which have 'comment_parent' => 0, and exclude all the child comments. $args = ...
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Comments on future posts

I have enabled future (scheduled) posts to display as single post so on that page comments are enabled but there is a problem when i try to post comment. I get a blank screen without any warning or ...
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Comments on pages not appearing, even though I enabled them

I disabled once comments on my pages, and I do not remember how, and now I tried to enable them and they do not appear. I am aware to the checkbox at the bottom of the page & screen options, but ...
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How to enable reply button on mostly deeply-nested comments? [closed]

I have a blog on wordpress.com, using the Twenty Twelve theme. Background In my experience, on wordpress blogs with nested comments, the reply buttons only show on individual comments when their ...
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How to add internal, revision comments to page updates

I'm not sure the proper WP parlance for this, but I'd like to add historical comments to submitted page updates for version control purposes or as a supplement to the Revisions Browser. (Something ...
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How to change comment-page-1#comment-25 to any string?

How can we change the slug "comment-page-1#comment-25" to somthing like review-page-1#review-25
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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: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/...