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Travel Forums System Talk Automatically approve comments

1. Posted by ScottGosling (First Time Poster 1 posts) 20w

Does anyone know if there is a way to set my Blog to automatically approve reader comments? Or do i always have to view and approve them before they get published?

2. Posted by Sander (Moderator 4810 posts) 20w

Peter would have to confirm this, but I think you only have to approve each commenter (based on their email address) once - after that, their comments should show up automatically. The reason we require this initial manual approval is to make our blogs unattractive for being targetted by spammers, and so no, there's (afaik) no way to change this.

3. Posted by Peter (Admin 5789 posts) 19w

There's two options -

1. Set the commenting to only be for TP members (no approval necessary).
2. Allow public commenting. In this case you need to approve each new commenter (based on their email addres). The second time the person posts you should not need to approve again.

We don't want to open up the commenting system to spam and this is an effective way of doing that. I know it's your blog, but it does affect the site as a whole if spam is allowed to be present.

4. Posted by sandeepyadav2 (Inactive 1 posts) 19w

All blog comments sites that provide approval to your comments after moderator analysis are much more helpful rather than instant approval blog sites. because of quality...