How to remove comments completely from your WordPress website

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Hi, folks, I got some request from my website user, regarding how to remove comments completely from your WordPress website. If you also want to remove comment system completely from your WordPress websites, keep a close eye in this tutorial I am going explain the easy steps to completely remove comment system from your WordPress website.

Remove comment from WordPress website

Below is the easy steps to remove comments. Login in your website admin panel and the click on the discussion option from Settings. Now go to the “Default article settings” section and unchecked the Allow people to post comments on new articles option and click on Save Changes button.

Disabling comments using Plugin

Now install Disable Comments plugin to completely disable comments from your WordPress websites and also it will remove entirely through the Dashboard.

Install Disable Comments

Download the latest version of this plugin from wordpress.org plugin directory and unzip the zip file. Now login to your web site using FTP client and go to the wp-contents=>Pluigns and upload the unzip folder. Now login your WordPress admin dashboard and navigate to the Plugins=> Installed Plugins and search “Disable Comments”. Click on the activate button to enable the plugin features.

After the activated the plugin go to the plugin configuration page to configure as per your requirement. On this page, if want to disable all comment-related controls globally, then Everywhere option OR select the on certain post types option and checked the check boxes as you want.

Over to You

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About: Prem Tiwari

Prem Tiwari is the founder of freewebmentor.com and is a professional developer who has vast experience in PHP and open source technologies. Apart from this, he is a blogger by hobby and also he has been a regular speaker of WordPress sessions in various IT Companies.


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