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Redirect to page 2 after comment

I would like to have commenters going to the page 2 of a paginated post. My posts are separated by the <!--more--> tag so i have the www.site.com/post-title and www.site.com/post-title/2/. I ...
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WordPress unresponsive after calling wp_update_comment()

In the admin panel's "Edit Comment" page, for some reason after I click "Update" the Edit page goes into infinite loop/loading (the spinner icon in the Google Chrome tab never stops spinning). My ...
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Customize reply form different to comment form

I have a problem with the comment form, as i'd like to change the style of the reply comment form (the one which opens after the clicking on Reply link of a comment). But I can't find a way to do it ...
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Commenter should see only his comments in wordpress

I'm building a site for a research and my participants will be all logged in to use the site. I would like to make these participants able to see only their own comments, so other users' comments will ...
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how get comments only on post of current logged in user?

I need a query that get all comments from only the posts where the currently logged in user is the author. Each user (author) can post a new post. Then I need to show a list of their own posts ( that ...
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API Hook for After Commenting (for sharing on Facebook)

I'm working on a site that has comments enabled, with no moderation. After commenting on a page, your comment shows up on that page, and I've added a Facebook share icon below each comment that allows ...
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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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Wordpress Comments - Only show part of user name

I have searched and cannot find anything regarding this. What I want to do is only show part of the users logged in name or username when they leave a comment (it is actually a product review but it ...
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Loading Comments From a Class?

I am not using the function comments_template(). Instead I am trying to load the comments from a Class. There is no comments.php file on the root. Comment Class namespace Core\Views; class Comments{...
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Is there any advantage to emptying comment spam?

Is there any advantage to performance (or otherwise) for emptying comment spam from within wp-admin on any regular basis? I daily have been making sure that the comment spam queue is emptied out, but ...
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Why do comments only come through on 2 of my posts and not the others?

Good day. I have posted 88 posts, however, comments only come through on 2 of the older posts. Why is this happening? It is really frustrating.
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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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Blank white screen after I log into WordPress Admin

I went to log into WordPress this evening and after inputting my user name and password I was redirected to the dashboard, however instead of seeing the dashboard I had a white screen with nothing on ...
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Add class to comment form div when comment-reply button is clicked

I'm using the comment-reply script to move the comment form under thread when replying to a specific comment. Comment form is being displayed in theme with: <?php comment_form(); ?> The ...
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How does WordPress generate a comment website preview?

In the WordPress comment que, hovering over the URL of a comment generates a preview of the website. How does WordPress handle this and does this generate a hit, or 'visit' to that website?
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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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changing comment-page-# to something like review-page-#

When you enable pagination for comments in wordpress the typical pagination page for a comment is "comment-page-1" "comment-page-2" etc. what I want is this to appear like "review-page-1" "review-page-...
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One comment per user per post but be able to reply to existing comments

I want to restrict my users to be able to comment only once per post but be able to reply to existing comments. How can I do that? I found this code which will do the half trick. With this code the ...
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Comments closed only for contributors

I am having a very funny issue right now. My WordPress is currently with comments activated and it always worked, but now that I've opened the website for contributors, only their posts are coming ...
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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 to limit comment indentations to one level?

When you reply on a comment then that replied comment is indented. When you reply on the reply comment then that comment is indented a bit more than the previous one and so forth. I want to know ...
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Two textareas showing up in comments.php

I have the following code to display comments, but there are two text areas showing up, not just one. Here is my code <?php $comment_args = array( 'title_reply'=>'Got Something To Say:', ...
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counting trackbacks, pingbacks and comments of a post

I wish to display the number of trackbacks, pingbacks and comments a post has. I've read all about them and I am wondering if there is a simple solution, that I am not seeing, available. I know that ...
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Show comment pop up links as text only

I'm trying to show comments_popup_links() function as a text only,not as a link. Is it possible to prevent it from being a link. Below snippet creates links to the comment, but I don't want it to be ...
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Increase Comment Author Gravatar Size On WordPress Default Comment Function

I am new to WordPress theme development. I am designing a new theme and using less codes and file as I am starting from basic. I am adding comments and comment form in my single.php using <?php ...
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child comments not displaying as nested

I'm having some trouble getting my comments to display as nested from other comments. My current max level of depth is set to 5 through the wordpress admin panel, but all my comments appear on the ...
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List all posts commented by current user

I need a page to display all posts (in Foods custom post type) that have comments by the logged in user. The list just needs to show the title with link to the title. Is this possible? What I've ...
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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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comments_number fails to print

I want to display the number of comments on a post using the template tag <?php comments_number( $zero, $one, $more ); ?> However, for some reason this tag does nothing and it is ...
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Comments not enabled for custom post types

I don't get this at all. I've looked online and I think I did everything I was supposed to, but my custom post type does not display a comments form. In functions.php. where I define the post type I ...
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How to limit one IP to post only only comment per post?

I'm making a review website. How can I limit one IP address to be able to just post one comment on the same post?
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How to check if post has previous_comments_link() and next_comments_link()

I'm using the following code for comments pagination (based on 2014 theme) <?php if( get_comment_pages_count() > 1 && get_option( 'page_comments' ) ) : ?> <ul class="pager"> ...
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page creator to leave comments ONLY

I am trying to set it so that the person who created a Page is the ONLY one who can comment on that particular page. This will be a logged in person. I haven't had any luck with Role Editor Plugins.
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wp_update_comment not working

I've created a custom comment editor and for some reason, wp_update_comment is not working. It returns 1, which means it should have been successful but it's not actually updating anything. Listed ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 '...