This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Report Comments


Adds a link next to the reply link below each comment, which allows visitors to flag comments as inappropriate. A sub page to comments in admin is added, where an administrator may review all the flagged comments and decide if they should be removed or not.


  • Ability for visitors to report comments they find offensive.
  • Once a flagged comment has been deemed ok, it wont be able to be flagged again.
  • Flagging is done via ajax for smoother experience for the visitors.
  • Decide whether all visitors or only logged in users can report comments.
  • Fully localized. Comes with English and Swedish translations.


  1. Install and activate Report Comments via the repository.
  2. Flag comments at the front end.
  3. Review flagged comments in wp-admin.

Contributors & Developers

“Report Comments” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Changed filter for how the report link was shown, now it appears even when threads are on their lowest level. You may need to style it (.report-comments) depending on your theme.
  • Removed requirement for PHP 5.3.0.


  • Added option to only let logged in users report comments (located at WordPress discussion settings).
  • Added link to edit any reported comments.
  • Added filter (report_comments_strings) to use if you want to change wording of any or all messages used by the plugin.


  • Bugfixes.


  • Initial release.