Turn Off Comments Notifications in WordPress – WP Tutorial

Last updated on February 29th, 2016 at 06:01 pm

wordpress comment notificationHave you ever been bothered with all the notification emails you receive your mailbox whenever a visitor posts a comment on your wordpress blog. We usually turn them off and do all the comment moderation through WordPress Admin Panel. This keeps our mailbox clear of such hundreds and thousands of email alters.

So how exactly do we turn off comments notifications in WordPress? Well luckily wordpress has an inbuilt feature to turn this off so we do not need to install any kind of third party wordpress plugin to achieve this. On a standard wordpress install, the comment notification are ON by default. In this WP tutorial we will show you how to turn off comment notification quite easily.

Login in to your WordPress Admin Dashboard. From the Menus on the left side of your screen, Navigate to Settings >> Discussion. Now when you are on the Discussion Settings page, look for the term where it says “Email me whenever” and un-check BOTH the check-boxes
1. Anyone posts a comment
2. A comment is held for moderation

That’s about it. If you follow the easy and simple steps mentioned above, you should be able to get rid of those unwanted notification alert emails in your mailbox.

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