Comment Mention


Now you can enable user mention functionality in post comments without using BuddyPress plugin.

This plugin is useful for those who wants to enable mention on their blog site.

What this plugin does? Just wring username followed by ‘@’ in comment box. It will send the email to mentioned user.

Email setting is provided in backend. You can change email subject and content by your own.

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  • Mention the user by typing "@" in the comment box.
  • Setting for sending email to mentioned user.


This section describes how to install the plugin and get it working.


December 3, 2018
It is a simple yet Easy to use plugin that has been highly useful in my work. Kudos to the author who who helped me modify the logic as per my need in just 4 days! Highly recommend this over other similar plugins which either dont have the autocomplete feature or just dont send the email notifications. this does what the description suggests and then some!
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Contributors & Developers

“Comment Mention” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Added new placeholders: #commenter_name# and #comment_content#.


  • Fix issue of ajax with WP 5.5.


  • Fix issue of class not added for mentions added by other than administrator.


  • Fix issue of mention with post comment.


  • Add bbpress compatibility.


  • Add support for language.


  • Fix issue of sending two mails to mentioned users.


  • Initial Release.