Adding Comment Numbers To Your WordPress Theme

July 14, 2008

This might not be such a bad thing if you don’t get very many comments, but if your blog does get comments it is probably a good idea to show off how many comments you get by numbering them. Here are the steps you can take to easily add numbers to your WordPress theme’s comments section. First thing you will want to do is create a backup your comments.php file. Locate the comments.php file. Locate the code that starts the comment loop. It will look something like this: <?php if ( $comments ) : ?> Place this code... [Read the full story]