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Questions tagged [pingbacks]

A type of comment that’s created when you link to another blog post where pingbacks are enabled. These are automated and don’t send any content.

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Notify Jenkins of new post on Wordpress

Does anyone know if it is possible to "notify" a Jenkins VI server whenever a new post is made on a headless wordpress installation? The reason why I'm asking this is because I'm using gatsby to ...
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Remove option to allow trackbacks/pingbacks from post page options

I'm trying to disable all functionality related to pingbacks/trackbacks in WordPress and so far I have this: add_action( 'pre_ping', 'disable_pingback' ); function disable_pingback( &$links ) { ...
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XMLRPC pingback.extensions.getPingbacks not work with parameters

I want to use the pingback.extensions.getPingbacks Method with parameters in the url, like post_type or page. I use the code below, but it doesn't work when I want to add a parameter and I get a fault ...
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Why does WordPress cap the number of pingbacks it attempts per post?

When using the pingback feature of WordPress, why does it cap the number of attempted pingbacks? For example, if you link to multiple other posts on your own blog, it will only do one or two ...
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Delay the ping to Google when publishing new Posts or Pages

When a Post/Page is published, WP helpfully informs Google about it. But it has happened few times that someone accidentally publishes a product Page before the launch, they of course unpublish it in ...
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exclude pingbacks from wordpress SQL query

Does anybody know how to exclude pingbacks from this query? I tried to add AND post_type = 'comment' after AND post_password = '' but this didn't work. $query = "select wp_posts.*, ...
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Altering the pingback functionality

I'd like to make good use of the ole pingback on a multi-author site, but with some alterations and concerns. They should be only available internally, no external pingbacks accepted. If I understand ...
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Does blocking xmlrpc.php affect pinging update services like pingomatic

Because there are a lot of attacks lately on xmlrpc.php, I want to block access to this file or disable it. I am aware some remote updating functions won't work (like the mobile app) but that doesn't ...
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How do I stop my blog from pinging back itself?

I connect a lot of my posts to my new ones, and that is probably why I keep getting self pingbacks. Besides a plugin, is there a script I can use to get rid of this?
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How can comments be submitted when I don't have a comment box on a page?

I've blocked access to xmlrcp, and removed most everything that is generated in wp_head. However, I'm still getting notifications in the admin about comments being posted on posts even when there is ...
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Using defer or async JavaScript attributes prevents pingbacks and trackbacks from being sent

I'm using the following code to defer all JavaScript files on my site but have struggled with pingbacks and trackbacks; they don't work anymore. It seems that WordPress is using some JavaScript to ...
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Notify Wordpress Site I Have Linked To Them

I have noticed that when a Wordpress site puts a link to my site in a post it shows their website in the comments section of my site. I'm wonder how could I make my PHP application do this? I mean ...
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Disabling pingback and trackback notifications

I'm trying to disable pingback / trackback email notifications and was wondering if there's a PHP file I can edit to prevent them? I've disabled them in the main WordPress settings (which I think ...
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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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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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How to remove pingback from head?

I know this question has been asked and answered 1000 times. However, I've never truly found a solution that removes pingback link tag from "wp_head". While there are several ways to block xml-rcp/...
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What Data Is Being Sent To/From Sites With Trackback Or Pingback?

Precisely -what- data is sent to/from a wordpress blog when you enable trackbacks and pingbacks? Can I capture this data? The Introduction To Blogging post on Wordpress states that more data is being ...
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Disable comments and pingbacks on old custom post types

This SQL code will disable pingbacks on old posts and pages: UPDATE wp_posts SET ping_status='closed' WHERE post_status = 'publish' AND post_type = 'post'; UPDATE wp_posts SET ping_status='closed' ...
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Enable nested comments in Theme

I am trying to enable nested comments in my theme. I am new to all this stuff but I am doing my best. This is the code that I have in my comments.php <?php if ( get_comment_pages_count() > 1 &...
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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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pingback returns faultCode 0, no message

I have implemented my own pingback client and sent out pingbacks to different hosts. Some wordpress instances responded to the XML-RPC pingback request with a faultCode of 0 and an empty faultMessage....
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What is rel=“pingback”, and what is the use of this in my website?

May be this is a silly question, I actually want to know what is this URL? It's present in my website. <link rel="pingback" href="http://www.example.com/xmlrpc.php" /> My questions are: What ...
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Get Posts Link With Each Other

I am developing a news website and they want a (linked with other posts) at the bottom of the page. for example, while writing new post, they added a link to an old post and when reading these posts ...
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Compact pingback list with favicons

On a blog with pingbacks and trackbacks (pings) enabled I want to show just a link with link text and a favicon of the external site in a compact list: no date, no text. How can I do that?
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How to disable WordPress trackbacks?

I have high Google Page Rank, and as a result of that, lots of spammers make trackbacks. Every day I have to delete them. Will those trackbacks negatively affect my site's SEO? How can I disable all ...
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Source of Pingbacks

I've replaced the default comments in WordPress with Facebook Comments plugin. But I'm still getting comments in the form of Pingbacks my in wp-admin > Comments (http://mydomain.com/wp-admin/edit-...
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Turn off trackback/pingbacks and comments on all existing multisite sites

I want to turn of trackbacks and pingbacks. Is there a way to turn them off on all existing posts and pages on all sites within a multi-site install? Then set the option not to allow trackback and ...
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Disable pingbacks and trackbacks in blog posts

Just created a new self-hosted WordPress blog, and among the very first things, I "unchecked" the Allow link notifications from other blogs (pingbacks and trackbacks) option under Settings > ...
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How can I delete all my existing trackbacks?

I'm sorting out a long-neglected wordpress.org blog. It has over 100,000 pieces of trackback spam. How can I remove them all?
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Shall i disable pingbacks and trackbacks in my blog?

Under Settings->Discussion there is the following option: [x]Allow link notifications from other blogs (pingbacks and trackbacks) Whats the real benefit for a blog owner to have them enabled? (...
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Disabled trackbacks in Wordpress but I am still receiving trackbacks

I have disabled trackbacks in Wordpress back end discussion panel but I am still receiving trackbacks. How can I ensure that I do not receive any trackbacks?
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Is There a Way to Completely Turn Off Pingbacks/Trackbacks?

There is the option to turn off trackbacks/pingbacks under Settings > Discussion. But I'd like remove the X-Pingback header WordPress sends and completely remove the the trackback endpoint. Is ...
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Comments vs. Pingbacks next page issue

I have a really annoying problem. If there are no comments, comments won't show up. If there are no pingbacks, won't show up. However, if there are pingbacks and I have a lot of comments, so there's ...
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Comments and pingbacks issues

I've been trying to figure this out for many, many days now. I tried to modifiy the code various times, always with the same result. I just don't get it. I want to properly separate pingbacks and ...
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Why don't I see pingbacks?

I installed two WordPress instances on my site. One is wp1.site.com and the other is wp2.site.com. Now, I made a post on wp1 and then linked to it on wp2. I didn't see anything about pingbacks. I ...
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Separete trackbacks/pings and numbered comments

I've been googling around for tutorials of how to a) number the comments in the comment list and b) seperate trackbacks/pings from the rest of your comments. All the tutorials seem to be out of date?...
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How do I permanently disable Pingbacks?

How can I permanently disable pingbacks on my wordpress multi user installation? I have disabled access to the wp-trackback.php file through permissions (chmod 000 trackback.php) thinking this would ...
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Pings and replies

If in a theme for WordPress comments were separated from pings, would it makes sense to keep the option of reply to them in the discussion? (ie visualize the reply link for pings too). Thanks for ...
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How to auto-approve internal pingbacks?

Whenever I write a post on my blog and link to a previous post, that pingback shows up as a comment needing to be approved. I am running Disqus, but this was happening even pre-use of that plugin. ...
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Default Gravatar not showing for pings

Here is my comments block: <div id="comments"> <?php if (have_comments()) : ?> <h3><?php printf(_n('1 comment', '%1$s comments', get_comments_number()), ...
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How do I stop Topsy from spamming my site with those annoying trackbacks?

Every time I publish a post, Tospy adds their pingback to my post. It's annoying, but I don't know how to stop it. Any advice?
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pingbacks testing

I have a few questions regarding functionality testing of PBs in a new wp installation (3.0.4): Are pingbacks sent immediately when a post is published, or are they scheduled as a cron job? If the ...
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Why do Trackbacks/Pingbacks not appear below my posts/pages?

My wordpress required me to check some Trackbacks and I checked and accepted them. They are listed in the comment administration and I activated "allow Trackbacks/Pingbacks on this page" on the ...