17. Managing Comments

Reader interaction is one the most important components of a successful blog—or the blog portion of a website. Fortunately, WordPress makes it easy to develop a community on your site with its powerful commenting tools.

Five Steps to Setting Up Your WordPress Commenting System

Following these five steps helps you make the most of the powerful commenting tools WordPress offers, enabling you to specify the exact features you want to use, encourage reader participation, and control spam.

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