WordPress can optionally allow visitors to your site to comment on the content you post. Commenting is turned off by default, but can be enabled in theĀ Settings menu and on a per post basis. For more information on configuring and managing comments, take a look at the WordPress comment documentation.

Think carefully before you allow visitors to post comments on your site. There are several legal implications for groups associated with Ohio State regarding user-generated content. Here are some guidelines:

  • Publish a clear set of commenting rules and enforce those rules.
  • Do not delete, edit, or censor comments that do not violate your published rules.
  • Avoid discussions that could be considered harassing or discriminatory.