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How to Turn on WordPress Email Comment Notification

Sometimes it’s the little simple tips that matter. This is why today we are going to teach users how to turn on WordPress email comment notifications. We know this information because first, it is simple and second, because we are WordPress experts.

Turn on WordPress Email Comment Notification

If comment notifications are on the post author will get an email when a new comment is left on a blog that they have created. The comment notification emails will then be sent to the author using the email address they have listed in Users -> Personal Settings in the dashboard.

What is nice is that you can choose to receive an email for every comment or just for comments that are held for moderation. There are actually many more exciting features. You can change these options from the Settings > Discussion page.

The most important thing to check is…

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Turn on WordPress Email Comment Notification

Now you know how to turn on WordPress email comment notification. Have a question? Leave it below! We will get a email about it 🙂

About Garry Grant

Garry Grant is a veteran expert in search engine optimization and the digital marketing industry. With nearly 20 years of experience, Garry has successfully built a multi-service operation at SEO, Inc., developing proprietary technologies through complex strategic solutions. He has extensive experience in key initiatives and operational responsibilities grounded in information technology and performance management.

Garry’s expertise and esteemed reputation, coupled with SEO Inc.’s impressive client success record has earned him such accolades as Entrepreneur Magazine's 2005 Hot List for the Hottest Internet Property, Inc. 500 2007 Honorary award for Fastest Growing Private Company in America, an Inc. 500 top 50 Company in San Diego, and interviews with The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, WIRED, Entrepreneur and The Huffington Post.

Garry Grant began his online career in 1993 creating strategic Web and e-business solutions for, The Rush Limbaugh Show, Premiere Radio Networks, Clear Channel Communications, EarthLink and Artisan Motion Pictures. Today, Garry and SEO Inc.’s highly skilled digital strategists develop proprietary technology and strategic digital marketing direction for Fortune 500 companies including, SC Johnson, McAfee,, Inc Magazine, IGN, Tacorri, LPL Financial, National Kidney Foundation, G4 TV, Fuel TV and Sony, just to name a few.