Annoying – WordPress changes its defaults

WordPress defaults now seem to be that a commenter is automatically subscribed to email notifications for any other comments to that post.

I posted a comment on a high volume blog, and I already have 178 emails from that.

If you are commenting on a WP blog, be sure to check whether that option is checked, and to uncheck it if you don’t want to be besieged with email

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About Neil Rickert

Mathematician and computer scientist who dabbles in cognitive science.

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