Getting Disqus to Sync Comments with WordPress

Disqus commenting is the commenting system I switched to back in October 2012 and I had been on Livefyre the entire previous year.  Livefyre was good but the spam comments did start to increase a bit and there were more complaints from users that the commenting widget was loading slow, or had trouble loading on multiple devices plus Livefyre 3 was still never officially released after months of claiming it was coming it appeared to … Read more

Blog Comment Milestones and Adaptability

This past week crossed 30,000+ approved comments, yes all Disqus comments finally synced which is why the number finally pushed over 30,000 or else it really would have been reached in December.  The site has grown tremendously over the years and becomes bigger, with more articles, comments and weight on the database it is always good to leverage tools like WP-Optimize to cleanup your database tables, Revision Control to keep the number of post … Read more

Changing to Disqus 2012 from Livefyre

As my readers may have already noticed, the commenting system on changed on October 22nd 2012 from Livefyre to Disqus 2012. converted to Livefyre in October 2011 and at the time the system was a vast improvement over the default WordPress commenting system by both helping eliminate spam, comment moderation time and allowing more seamless integration with social media. As I was waiting for Livefyre Comment System 3 to be released, I realized … Read more