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


About Neil Rickert

Retired mathematician and computer scientist who dabbles in cognitive science.

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