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Display the combined WordPress and Facebook comment count in Genesis child theme

I have a Genesis child theme in which I display both WordPress and Facebook comments. I would like to display the combined WordPress and Facebook comment count in the comments link. I found the ...
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Wrong gravatar showing up?

I've got an install that's loading the wrong gravatar and I can't figure out why. Most confusing is that it's doing it in the front-end templates AND in the admin. Here's a screen cap: The user and ...
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Comment form connection to Gravity Forms

I want to use the comment form I have built to then transfer data directly into an entry within Gravity Forms. I'm thinking it can work from this: Someone fills out comment form. If checkbox is ...
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Load comments_template for specific post

WordPress by default allows users to call comment_form() using a post ID that the form should be for. for example, you can say comment_form($args, '114'); to load the comment form for the post with ID ...
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Questions about using Disqus or Jetpack for comments [closed]

I'm looking for a good commenting plugin, I want to choose between Disqus and Jetpack, but I have a few questions I couldn't figure out myself. Hopefully you guys can help me out! :) 1) Where are ...
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Merge comments from Facebook with WP comments [closed]

I'm looking for a way to integrate Facebook comments (actual comments from facebook) into the comment section of a wordpress post? So what I need is; when someone comments on an URL-post on facebook ...
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“comments.php” not available after edit in WP administration

In the theme "Point", the page "comments.php" is not translated properly. I wanted to translate the labels manually (to french) in the WP administration editor but when I update the file, the comments ...
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Why are default comments deprecated?

I am developing a theme and, after calling comments_template(), noticed that "Theme without comments.php is deprecated since version 3.0". I created a comments.php in the root of my theme and copied ...
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Exclude the word comment from being referenced

Lately i m trying improve my SEO, and i found in Google Webmaster Tools that the mains keywords are 'Comment' & 'Read more' it s a bit frustrating. How can I say to the search egine dont ...
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Why is a old comment reply comment appearing at end of comment list as well

EDIT: Updated function to use get_comments offset param. Issue is still occurring. I am displaying 5 comments at the end of an article and using ajax to request the rest of the comments. On this ...
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How to open up comments to all visitors

The "Leave a Reply" section at the bottom of my pages is asking for a login before visitors can comment. Is there any way I can turn this off so anybody can leave a comment?
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Editing WordPress comments : generating comment from selection

On my website, I would like users to comment using a list, which will then generate a comment for the user. For example, the comments section will have a multi-select box asking " which part of the ...
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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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How to add text to the start of all comments?

For example somebody replies- Hi! This is a Comment! but is published as Text- Hi! This is a Comment! Any ideas folks? I'm totally stumped. I want to add the extra text so it appears within the ...
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Some comment box wordpress in 1 post [closed]

Can I add more sections to comment on the same post? For example, I have an Entry and it has 4 tabs, In every tab you need a comments section, Is this possible? Thanks
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Disqus comments and pingback script - how to change the order?

I am using the "modular demo solution without wp_list_comments()" for showing trackbacks and pingbacks next to Disqus comments. And I would like to know how to change the order of output? With these ...
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get_comment_meta not behaving as expected

I'm sure this must be a silly error by me but I haven't been able to solve it... I added an extra 'rating' field to my comments form so that users can rate posts. Everything works fine and by using ...
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Add action on delete comments?

I add some input fields to the comment form, and than this new data is stored on commentmeta table. When a comment is deleted, the data on commentmeta is still there. How can I delete these data ...
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Prioritizing the wordpress comments

I want to change the order of the post comments i.e the main comment should be in desc order (recent comment should display first) but all the reply to the main comment should be in inc order(latest ...
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How do comments work?

I click the comments button in my admin dashboard and I only see 1 comment. I disabled comments on my website and it's not even from my website, it's from another website, looks like they linked to a ...
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delete duplicate comments

I found a solution for this a long time ago. Here is the code: <?php require_once('wp-config.php'); global $wpdb, $comment_content, $comments,$comment_ID; # First select all comments $query = ...
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Check If comment author is registered

It should be simple, but I tried some codes, none does the trick. Searched on Google, nothing there either. Simply check if the comment author is a registered user (so I can add some code for it), ...
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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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prevent duplicate comments using wp_insert_comment

i am trying to import facebook comments to wordpress what iam doing is get the graph of the facebook post Comments, json decode it then i import the comment via this code so my code so far is ...
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Remove Commenting on Certain Pages

I have created some pages in wordpress like "Contact, Photo-Gallery, Services". Problem is - on every of those pages at the bottome there is a form for commenting a page. I do want to have this ...
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Placed on + only date (not time)

When I create a comment or, ... you can set Placed on. For example: 20 june, 2014 on 14:23 . But I don't want the time (14:23). Only 20 june, 2014. Is this possible, and if so, how can I do this? ...
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Change username to nickname in comment section

Is it possible to change the username to nickname in the comments section? Here's the code I currently use to show the user's username in comment section: <?php /* translators: 1: comment ...
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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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Current user comments + post title

I want to show current user comments with the title of the posts in his custom front-end page that I made. currently I use this code but this only shows the comment itself. add_shortcode ( ...
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Can't reply to comments [closed]

I can't approve or reply to comments via the dashboard. Approving just returns the comments. And quick reply doesn't work and it says page not found and shows a whole bunch of code in red, nothing too ...
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feed links for custom post type pages

I have a WP based site with a lot of pages based on custom post type. But I see a lot of 404-links in the Google Webmasters finished with /feed. It looks like default WP function, when WP adds /feed ...
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If there is a comment_author_link put url around the avatar image

In the functions.php file for my theme the .commentslist shows a gravatar and if the user fills in a url in the comment form, you get a comment_author_link() Which prints a link with the name. I ...
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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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How to change “You must be logged in to post a comment.”

Some of my users have mentioned that my site is confusing for them. As this is the case, I would like to actually make links to Login/Register for my unregistered visitors to quickly do so if they ...
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Add classname comment template from functions.php

I want to add an extra classname to my comment template (the div wrapper before the post itself) which is stated in functions.php. The classname in functions.php is an extra field in my users profile ...
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unsetting required fields in the comment reply form

Is there a way to make differences between the normal comment form and the reply-to-form? For example, I added a set of required radiobuttons to the form which make rating by commenting happen. Now, ...
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How can I edit the email sent when a new comment is received?

I have a multi author site and when a user comments on a post, that author gets an email saying there is a new comment. This email is formated in the standard WordPress way New comment on your post ...
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How do I really disable comments?

I've been on a wordpress hiatus for the past 8 months and have never had to deal with building a website for an actual client. Though, no matter what I tried/how I tried to disable comments, I would ...
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Does anyone know all parameters of get_comments()

Here is the link. There is a lot of parameters that didn't explain yet, and I want to know all about it. Thought, I have try to read the code, but can not understand it at all. The more I try to read ...
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default callback function in wp_list_comments

Which default callback function wp_list_comments use if I don't set callback parameter? I saw in the code of this function but I can't understand it.
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Stop future commenting on specific post

As the title says, I don't want to hide existing comments or disable future comments for all posts. I want to stop visitors from creating new comments on specific post/page.
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Show comments of a user post only when they are login

I have a front end client portal I created when a user logs in they are redirected to a page called "Dashboard". The pages displays recent projects, invoices, and recent messages. Recent messages ...
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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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Way to count the number of people who have commented on a post?

There doesn't seem to be an easy WP way to show the total number of different commenters, just total # of comments. Is there a better than manually loop through all comments and counting the unique ...
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get only one last comment from each post

Lets say I have 5 posts where most recent comments placed. How can I get one comment per each of these posts? I want to use get_comments(). Is it possible? Post1: Comment 1 Comment 6 Post2: ...
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Can't check “Allow people to post comments on new articles” option

Comments are disabled on my client's website. But if I try to check "Allow people to post comments on new articles" option and hit "Save Changes", the page reloads with the option unchecked. I just ...
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Limit iframe output in comment-meta commentmetadata

Often people are posting Youtube videos directly into comment fields under posts, which is really a nice interaction and I have no problem with that. My issue starts then, when I see those videos ...
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How to enable visual editor when editing comments on the dashboard?

For editing a comment in admin pages the editor is only html, can we modify the edit comment page with a filter to include visual editor too?
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Disable only the comment form/box itself?

I'm trying to write a function which hides the comment form itself, while leaving comments and comment counts intact. I'd like the comment form to display only when a certain parameter is in a post ...