On this the first day of a new year, it only seems appropriate that we talk about things that are new and first, and not only that, but new things that are first.
What we’re talking about, of course, is making new comments first on your WordPress site.
By default, the oldest comments on a post are placed at the top (i.e. first).
If you would like to reverse that, it’s easy to do (even though you might not know that by searching in Google – which seems to mostly return old, difficult, and messy solutions).
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