No More Comment Spam

Since moving my comments from Disqus back to native WordPress comments I was getting a lot of spam comments a couple every minute. I had the suggested plugins installed like Akismet. Akismet is owned...

Remove Comments From Certain Post Types

In WordPress the default posts and pages both come with comments enabled, this will allow WordPress to display your comment form under your content. But with custom post types you can choose if this c...

Set Minimal Comment Limit In Wordpress

The reason for comments being turned on a blog is to add more in-depth discussion to a certain post. But some people comment just to get a link back to their own site, these comments will consist of t...

Customizing WordPress Comments

Post comments are an important part of any blog, they give your readers a way of engaging with the author of the article. Comments are the main thing that makes a blog different to a normal website, w...

Add rel="nofollow" To WordPress Comment Reply Links

When using Wordpress comments you can easily reply to a comment directly on the page by clicking on a reply link which will be positioned next to the comment. Comment Reply Link Function To add the co...

Display Top Commenters On Wordpress Blog

There are many blogs that like to reward the top commenters on their blog by displaying who they are on the sidebar. Another common approach is to display the most recent commenter. Here is a Wordpre...

How To Separate Comments And Trackbacks With Wordpress

By default Wordpress themes will display trackbacks and comments together at the bottom of the post, but you don't really want to display these together it's much better if you can separate these. If...

Redirect Wordpress Commenters To A Thank You Page

If you have your own blog you will know important it is to have people comment on it. There are many things you can do to encourage people to comment on your blog. You can have do follow links in your...

How To Disable Self Trackbacks

In Wordpress when another blog links to a post it perform a trackback or a pingback this is to let the author know that another blog as linked to their content. This is a very useful feature of Wordp...

Display Most Commented Posts In WordPress

A popular feature to add to your wordpress blog commonly in the sidebar is to display your blogs popular posts. There are main plugins that can do this but I prefer not to use plugins as it is quick a...

Enable Threaded Comments in WordPress

Threaded comments is a nice feature to highlight to your visitors the admin comments or reply comments this enables better readability of the comments section of your blog posts. There are plugins whi...