Turning off Comments for BD
Comments can be a great thing on your site, but what do you do when you don’t want them? It’s easy to turn them off. There are three places that you might need to check if comments are showing up on your site.
The first consideration here is that there are two types of comments you might be talking about:
– WP comments
– BD listing comments
Turn off All WP Comments
To turn off all WP Comments, go to Settings > Discussion and uncheck this setting:
That will disable comments GLOBALLY on your site.
Turn off Comments that Appear on All BD Pages
If you don’t want to turn off all comments, you can turn off BD comments by following a similar procedure. Go to Pages > All Pages and find the page that the main BD shortcode is [ businessdirectory ]. On that page, scroll to the bottom and be sure that these settings are unchecked:
Turn off Comments that Appear on All BD Listings
The other place to check to be sure the comments setting is turned off is under Directory Admin > Manage Options > Listings tab: