How do I delete comments on WordPress?
Delete All WordPress CommentsTo delete all the comments from your site, click on Comments from the left sidebar of your admin panel. Next select all the comments, choose Move to Trash option from the Bulk Actions dropdown box, and click on Apply. This will delete all the existing comments from your site.
How do I remove spam from my WordPress site?
This is often necessary if you have hundreds or even thousands of pending spam comments.
- Install the Delete Pending Comments Plugin.
- Go to Comments –> Delete Pending Comments (see screenshot)
- Enter the text it tells you then click “delete pending comments”
- Delete this plugin when you’re done.
How do you add a plugin to WordPress?
In WordPress 2.7 and above you can install plugins directly from the admin area. Download the plugin to your computer, then log in to your WP admin area and go to Plugins > Add New. Browse to the plugin archive and select it. Then click Install Now and the plugin will be installed shortly.
How do I delete thousands of comments in WordPress?
Upon activation, you need to visit Tools » Delete All Comments page. This is where you will see the total number of comments on your website, a confirmation box, and the delete button. Clicking the delete all button will permanently delete all comments from your WordPress site.
How do I disable comments on a post?
While you can’t disable comments on your Page’s posts, you can hide or delete individual comments. You can proactively moderate comments and posts by visitors by blocking words and turning on the profanity filter for your Page. You can ban people from your Page. You can turn off reviews for your Page.”