Tagged: recent comments
September 22, 2013 at 1:50 pm #164790September 22, 2013 at 11:06 pm #164905
What ‘recent comments’ are you referring to? i just tested with the native ‘recent comments’ widget and it does show comments from pages and posts.
JosueSeptember 22, 2013 at 11:15 pm #164906
Thanks for getting back to me.
The sidebar shows only recent comments from postsSeptember 22, 2013 at 11:34 pm #164909
Can you link me to a page where i can comment to test if it appears in the widget?
JosueSeptember 23, 2013 at 12:26 am #164933September 23, 2013 at 12:27 am #164936
There isn’t a comment form in that page, (Purchase code hidden if logged out) /”>enable it first please.
JosueSeptember 23, 2013 at 12:36 am #164939September 23, 2013 at 12:37 am #164940
page I’m talking about:
theme=enfold)September 24, 2013 at 3:45 am #165418
The pages don’t have comments on by default. You can turn them on by adding the following to the page.php after the page loop as added (get_template_part( ‘includes/loop’, ‘page’ );
//wordpress function that loads the comments template "comments.php" comments_template( '/includes/comments.php');
DevinSeptember 24, 2013 at 8:44 am #165499
Thanks, I’ve added that line and you can now leave a comment on a page.
Still, recent comments from pages aren’t shown in http://www.valuation.co.il/?theme=enfoldSeptember 25, 2013 at 2:03 am #165901
Not sure if Josue was mistaken or it was a fluke but it doesn’t look like the default recent comments widget is supposed to display anything but recent blog comments: http://en.support.wordpress.com/widgets/recent-comments-widget/
Granted this is the modified version for the .com blogs but I believe it holds true for the regular recent comments widget.
WordPress was and still is in many ways a blog platform that is transitioning into a CMS so you may have better luck with just a different recent comments plugin with more options.
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