Global Author Comments Feed

Provides a global feed of comments from a single author made across multiple sites on your network.

Version 1.0.3.3

  • Update to query logic when trying to determine related post title for comment. Previous logic was incorrectly trying to access wp_1_posts table for main site comments.
  • Test for WordPress 3.9 Compatibility.

Changelog

Version 1.0.3.3
  • Update to query logic when trying to determine related post title for comment. Previous logic was incorrectly trying to access wp_1_posts table for main site comments.
  • Test for WordPress 3.9 Compatibility.

Version 1.0.3.2
  • IMPORTANT security update
  • XSS prevention patches

Version 1.0.3.1
  • Fix: 404 header
  • Fix: RSS language

Version 1.0.3
  • Name Change
  • Author id fix

Version 1.0.2
  • Compatibility update for WordPress 3.1
  • Update notifications scripts added
  • RSS Feed display mechanism improved
  • Bug fixes

Version 1.0.1

    Version 1
    • WPMU 2.8.2 Compatible

    Downloads 13,286

    Compatibility Multisite 4.3 BuddyPress 2.3.2.1

    global author comments feed pulls every comment made by a single user, across an entire network, into one feed.

    This plugin is built to take advantage of Comment Indexer.

    If you have a user posting comments to multiple sites on your network, and are looking for a way to catch them in a single feed, this is the plugin you are looking for.

    Just drop in a user ID

    It’s really straightforward with incredibly simple setup. Once installed, just drop in the ID of the user’s comments you want displayed.

    Hover over a user to reveal their ID

    Take advantage of powerful features

    Here are some examples:
    • Spotlight a feed using a theme with built-in RSS display
    • Display using a 3rd Party RSS feed widget
    • Allow readers to subscribe to a user comment feed

    For help with installing plugins please refer to our Plugin installation guide.

    To Use:

    1. Install the Comment Indexer

    • The Comment Indexer is designed to index comments on your network and needs to be installed for the Recent Global Comments Feed plugin to work.

    2. Install Global Author Comments Feed.

    3. Navigate to Plugins in the network admin dashboard and Network Activate the plugin.

    4. Your new feed is created at

    http://yourdomain.com/feed/recent-global-author-comments/?uid=USERID
      • The Recent Global Author comments feed is for comments on public sites only. Comments from privates sites don’t appear in the feed.
      • You check it is working correctly by working by posting some new comments and confirming they appear in your global feed.

    To Use:

    1. Locate the user’s ID by hovering your mouse over their username in Users > All Users in the network admin dashboard

        • their user ID displays in the status bar of your web browser

    2. Your feed URL for each user is located at:

    http://yourdomain.com/feed/recent-global-author-comments/?uid=USERID

    3. The user feed URL used in numerous ways including:

      • With a theme like WPMU-Dixi which pulls RSS feed onto it’s homepage,
      • Adding 3rd Party RSS feed widgets in the site side bar
      • Alternatively readers can subscribe to it using feed readers such as Google Reader