If you use static pages on your website or else if you don’t need comments section in your post then removing comments section is a good idea. If you want to remove comments completely from WordPress site. In this article, we will show you how to remove comments step by step.
Reason for Removing comments in WordPress
Many WordPress website owners don’t want to have comments because their site is consists of only static pages and commenting on static pages means wastage of storage.
storage capacity is very important for your website because it is where you’re all website data, contents, media is stored. If you have limited storage capacity then comments will decrease storage capacity available.
some Bloggers also don’t want to have comments section on their blog. They think that it is bad for the blog and it will make blog messy.
one problem is that even if you manually turn off the comments, maybe they can still pop-up anywhere on the blog because WordPress comes with built-in support for comments.
you can easily disable comments on WordPress pages but it will not completely remove comments from your WordPress site.
Don’t worry we have one simple solution for it, let’s see.
Remove comments completely from WordPress site
First of all, you need to install and activate the Disable comments plugin.
For furthermore detail, check this guide on how to install WordPress Plugins in WordPress.
After activation of plugin, Follow this simple step guide:-
go to Settings » Disable comments page to configure plugin settings.
you can see that Setting page is divided into two sections
- 1st option will disable all comments item on your WordPress website.
- 2nd option will give you to select where you want to disable comments (post, pages, media).
select the 1st option to remove WordPress comments completely from your website.
click on the “save changes” button.
Now that your comment is completely removed, you can now visit any post on your site to see the changes.
Remove “comment form, existing comments and Comments closed messages ” manually
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