WordPress: How to enable/disable comments on individual blog posts

Do you know that it is possible to disable comments on a specific blog post? This allows you to control which posts comments are shown on.

To disable comments on a specific post or page, follow the steps below:

1. Find the post in the ‘Posts’ section of your dashboard, then go to edit it.

2. Click the “Screen Options” tab at the top right of the screen. Make sure the “Discussions” option is enabled.

Enable Discussions options

3. Now scroll to the bottom of the page and you can enable/disable comments using the options:

wordpress comment options

Please note, we recommend that you leave the “trackbacks and pingbacks” option disabled for security and SEO reasons.

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