In the blogging world, receiving comments from readers and engaging with them is the most important and valuable part. When this is said, to attract readers to post comments, we need a proper commenting system on our blogs / sites. In WordPress, we have a default comment system that is very simple and nice, but Discus goes hand in hand if we want to install a better one.
Disqus (Pronounced as discussion) is a very popular comment system that has been installed on millions of blogs. It has many customization options such as, it can control the behavior of readers when they are commenting on your posts, it can restrict the readers what they can post inside the comments and what not. And the important part is; This can prevent spam comments. Because spammers mostly target default commenting systems, they use software / tools to insert automated comments for backlinks, and this practice is too difficult to completely stop using the default WP installation. However, the discus will somehow stop it. So in this article and video tutorial in Urdu / Hindi, we will teach you how to install Disqus Commenting System (Urdu / Hindi).
How to install Discus on WordPress?
First of all, Discus can be easily installed on all the well-known blogging CMS platforms such as WordPress, Blogger, Typed, Joomla, DropL etc. but as I will show you how to install it on WordPress, so now follow the steps Do:
- Go to www.disqus.com
- Create an account ( it’s simple)
- Then, click on Discus for websites.
- Add your site and it’s elaborate ( it’s simple)
After creating your account on Disqus and adding a site / site, just go to your WordPress dashboard and do the following:
- Plugins >> add new
- Search >> Enter “Discus”
- Click “Install Now” and install the plugin
- Activate plugin
- Go to Configure Options in plugin settings
- Enter your details account details (email and password)
- Choose your site
Above is the simplest process to add a site to Disqus and then install Disqus using the WP Dashboard, if you want to add another site, just repeat the process. However, if you still haven’t got it right, here is the video tutorial in Urdu, which will show it practically.
After watching the video, I’m sure, you’ll get to it quickly. However, if you can face any difficulty, let me know in the comments. But before concluding this article, I will mention to you some of the advantages that come after installing the discus commenting system.
Benefits of Disqus
There are many benefits, but in my opinion, the important one is to get rid of spam comments that actually become a headache sometimes. After installing this commenting system on your blog, you can get the following benefits:
- Get rid of spam comments
- Comments are stored in a separate server, so your site will be faster
- Shows relevant stories at the end of comments, so increase page views
- It is SEO friendly
- You can make settings for comments, who can comment and how each option is to use
- If your site was approved, you can make money with Disqus ads.
- Custom avatar for commenters that do not have a profile image
- Import / Export Comment
- Analytical data
- Rating system for comments
- Voting System for Comments
- very much…
This commenting system has many more features, but I can’t write each of them here, so it’s better that you just install it and use it yourself, after creating an account on Disqus and adding your site, just Check every option available there, and make your settings for comments, it’s as easy as 1,2,3 or ABC. Have fun!