This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Moderation Notify Author


WordPress doesn’t automatically notify the author of a post about waiting comments. Instead all comment moderation requests go to the admins.

This plugin will notify the author of the post as well as the admin. This will allow the author to moderate the comments too.


  1. Download the plugin

  2. Extract the contents of to wp-content/plugins/ folder. You should get a folder called moderation-notify-author.

  3. Activate the Plugin in WP-Admin.

  4. Goto Settings > Notify Author to configure


What are the requirements for this plugin?

WordPress 1.5 or above

Can I customize what is displayed?

All options can be customized within WP-Admin itself

For more information, please visit


All questions need to be redirected at the Support Forum at

No support questions will be entertained in the comments or via email.

Contributors & Developers

“Moderation Notify Author” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.