Easy Comments Management with TheThe Fly Themes
Whether or not your visitors are allowed to add comments without having to be approved, you will often need not only to edit the comments, but also to delete or mark certain comments as SPAM. By default, WordPress shows the
Edit link on comments but it does not show
In TheThe Fly themes such “edit”, “delete” or “spam” links have been added by default. See how a comment block usually looks like:
Getting Rid of HTML Links in Comments
Bloggers and spammers are always looking to promote their sites or simply build links to their pages by posting junk comments on other blogs. By default, WordPress transforms URLs in comments to links. With TheThe Fly themes, you can choose either to allow your WP to make such a transformation every time a URL is submitted in a comment or you can choose to do so manually by editing on the theme Admin Panel’s Comments folder.
Easily Preventing Comment SPAM
Comment spam is such a pain for everyone. Akismet is a good solution, but why not block spammers outright instead of just marking their comments as suspected SPAM? TheThe Fly themes can look for the HTTP referrer (the page where the request comes from) and automatically block the comment if the referrer is incorrect or not defined. And all you need to do is to turn this option on, just make a right select on the theme Admin Panel’s Comments folder. See the screenshot below: