10 February 2013

Enable Blogger Threaded Comment System

Enable Blogger Threaded Comment System
After waiting several time blogger introduced their most awaited threaded comment system.This system is more advanced and cool compared to that old dumb comment system.It is more handy and eye-catching.This system surely make our blog more and more user friendly due to it's easy navigation feature.Previously many people moved onto blogger to wordpress due to blogger's lack of features and hard to navigate features.So blogger team started updating this platform with several features to make people again attract into their favourite blogging platform blogger.Due to this concern they finally launched that threaded comment system for blogger user and increased user for this free blogging platform highly.People already loved that comment system since when thay found it on wordpress blog.This have the reply button enabled comment system which is a pretty cool thing undoubtedlly.It's been long time since blogger introduced that comment system but still many blogger haven't installed that on their blog.So if you are one of them then here we're going to tell you how to install it there.

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Before You Go

  1.  In order to enable threaded comments, you need to use embedded comment form on your blog first.
  2. You should check your template as below screenshot  to make sure it's ready to enable threaded commenting feature on your blog. Mostly if your template is extensively customized.
  • Log onto  Blogger Dashboard.
  • Click on your Blog Title.

  •  Jump to Template tab.

Note: Before editing your template, you must save a backup of your blog into your computer..

  • Click Edit HTML button underneath your blog preview.
  •  Click Proceed button view Template Editor.
  •  Tick on, Expand Widget Templates option.
  •  Now search your template and check whether you have below code snippet available in your template or not.

<b:if cond='data:blog.pageType == &quot;static_page&quot;'> <b:include data='post' name='comments'/> </b:if> <b:if cond='data:blog.pageType == &quot;item&quot;'> <b:include data='post' name='comments'/> </b:if>

  • If you got that above code snippet exactly in your template, replace it with below code snippet and save template. 

<b:if cond='data:blog.pageType == &quot;static_page&quot;'> <b:if cond='data:post.showThreadedComments'> <b:include data='post' name='threaded_comments'/> <b:else/> <b:include data='post' name='comments'/> </b:if> </b:if> <b:if cond='data:blog.pageType == &quot;item&quot;'> <b:if cond='data:post.showThreadedComments'> <b:include data='post' name='threaded_comments'/> <b:else/> <b:include data='post' name='comments'/> </b:if> </b:if>

Note:If you have already tweaked with  your comment form extensively, you may experience numerous changes in your comment form after enabling this  threaded comment system

Enable Blogger Threaded Comment

  • Go to Blogger Dashboard.
  • Click on your Blog Title.
  • Navigate to Settings tab.

  • Jump to Posts and comments submenu
  • Now select Embedded option for the Comment Location setting under the Comments heading.

Note: This setting will enable embedded comment form on your posts. Currently threaded comments are working only on embedded comment form.
  • Save your settings.
  • Next, jump to Other sub menu under Settings tab.
  • Select Custom option for Allow Blog Feed setting listed under Site feed heading.

Note: You can set Full for Allow Blog Feed setting and skip next step if you don't want to manage your site feeds separately.

  •  Now change Per-Post Comment Feeds setting to Full.
  • Save your settings now.

NOTES:Now you are ready to experience threaded comment system and you will find Reply link below each comment on your blog but Still if you couldn't see Reply link under your comments, it might be due to your corrupted template. You may try reverting your widget templates back to default and see if it helps.

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