Comments Not Replied To


“Comments Not Replied To” is a plugin that makes it easy to manage the comments on your blog, especially for those of you who have a significant amount of comments.

Simply put, “Comments Not Replied To” introduces a new area in the administrative dashboard that allows you to see what comments to which you – or someone else you can decide – have not yet replied.



  • The updated ‘Comments Dashboard’ showing the new column with the ‘Comment Reply’ column and their status.
  • Filter the comments to show only the ones with missing reply
  • Plugin page settings


In The WordPress Dashboard

  1. Navigate to the ‘Add New’ plugin dashboard
  2. Select from your computer
  3. Upload
  4. Activate the plugin in the WordPress Plugin Dashboard

Using FTP

  1. Extract to your computer
  2. Upload the Comments-Not-Replied-To directory to your wp-content/plugins directory
  3. Navigate to the WordPress Plugin Dashboard
  4. Activate the plugin from this page


November 13, 2021 1 reply
I’ve used this plugin for years and it does what it says it will! After a recent update, I wasn’t seeing the newest comments, but I submitted a request and it was responded to right away. I recommend this plugin and appreciate the support.
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Contributors & Developers

“Comments Not Replied To” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Updated freemius sdk to version 2.5.10


  • REFACTOR: The plugin has been refactored to use PHP Namespacing
  • TWEAKED: updated freemius SDK to version 2.5.8


  • Updated Freemius SDK to version 2.5.3, this fix a warning if PHP 8.1 is used


  • Minor changes


  • Updated Freemius SDK to version 2.5.2, fixed broken links


  • Updated Freemius SDK


  • FIXED: Exclude pingbacks and trackbacks from count near the “Missing Reply” link


  • FIXED: new comments doesn’t appear in “missing reply” column


A lot of long waited features in this release:
* Pingbacks and trackbacks are now fully ignored
* New setting page, where is possible to select if a comment should be marked as read if an admin, an editor or an author answer to a comment
* Comment are now marked as no replied even if not approved yet
* When a comment is removed from trash, also plugin’s comment meta is deleted
* Added a pro version of the plugin, where is possible to mark the single comment as read


  • FIX: support for
  • TWEAKED: refactor plugin to support boilerplate standard and code cleanup


  • FIX: “Missing reply” section was showing comments with replies


Plugin was adopted by new developer.
* TWEAKED: use dashicons instead of images
* TWEAKED: minor changes

Additional Info

See credits.txt file