How to Moderate Pending Comments in WordPress

Posted OnOct 30, 2013     CategoryComments     CommentsNo comment

In this article, we will show you the basics of how to moderate comments.

You can tell there are comments pending when there is a number next to the comment icon in the admin bar.

Let’s start by clicking the Comments button in the admin bar.

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If you wish to approve the comment, you can do so by hovering over the comment and clicking the Approve button.

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If you wish to mark the comment as spam, you can do so by hovering over the comment and clicking the Spam button.

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If you feel that the comment is not spam, but you still don’t want it on your blog, you can delete it by hovering over it and clicking the Trash button.

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If you like the comment, but want to edit it, you can do so by using the Quick Edit or Edit buttons that are available when you are hovering over the comment. You can also access the quick edit option by double clicking the comment.

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