How to Manage Your Website Comments
- Have a comment policy 00:32
- When you get any trolls or spammers on your website, you can direct them to this policy.
- This also applies for people who complain that their comments didn’t get published.
- We also recommend that you use a spam blocking plugin. Episode 216 talks about how to use plugins to block WordPress comment spam.
- Mention the type of comments that you encourage 01:43
- Give examples of what you expect people to say.
- For example, comments that provide additional insight, encouragement, other perspectives, etc.
- Also include the types of comments that you will not accept 02:47
- Give examples of what you will not allow in the comments, i.e. spam comments, hateful comments, self-promotion etc.
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