Enabling Article Comments
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Posts can have the comments section enabled. Before comments will show on post pages there are several places that needs to be configured:
1. WordPress Configuration
The settings for comments are listed under Settings -> Discussion tab in your WordPress admin panel.
On this page, there are several comments settings that you should change depending on your needs.
Enabling OR disabling comments on newly created posts is controlled by the following settings:
☐ Allow people to post comments on new articles
However this global setting can be enabled or disabled on individual post pages (see below).
2. Theme Settings
Current theme can have its own settings that control whether comments will show on all posts. Check your theme settings.
3. Page Options
Comments can also be individually controlled on each page itself:
If you don’t see Discussion fields, check that you have them enabled in the screen options:
4. Features wizard settings
Note: if you like to hide comments then disable all options mentioned above. You also have to delete all comments from articles.