There are a lot of Wordpress plugins that add excellent features on our website. But there are only a few plugins that give benefits to your readers as well . CommentLuv plugin is one among those WordPress Plugins which gives benefit to your readers as well by giving them do follow backlinks and helping them to increase their Domain Authority.
This plugin helps in maintaining a good ratio between your traffic and comments as reader is eager to get some dofollow links. Hence, CommentLuv results in more traffic and comments to your blog.
There are a lot more benefits and some drawbacks of this WordPress plugin that I am going to tell you. In this post, I will explain about the installation steps, Benefits, features of CommentLuv premium and some drawbacks which are less known in the Blogosphere.So, let us start with the installation steps of CommentLuv Plugin of WordPress.
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Installation of CommentLuv Plugin and its Customization:
It is quiet easy to install CommentLuv plugin in your WordPress Dashboard. Either you can download it through this link or you can install it through your Dashboard by following the steps below:
Go to Dashboard> Plugins> Add New >Search for Commentluv ( by Andy Bailey) > Click on Install now> Click on Activate Your CommentLuv plugin is installed . Now. you need to Customize this plugin by going to Settings > CommentLuv . Now , you can see the “Settings” window of this plugin as shown in the screenshot below:
- By default, the plugin is enabled.
- Next, you can change the default image of CommentLuv if you want to do sp or leave it as it is.
- You can also set a message for your unregistered users.
- You can select an option to whom to want to give dofollow links ( registered users or Unregistered). Prefer leaving it as default for registered users. My Suggestion is to keep all settings as Default. And click on ->Save settings if you have made any changes.
Benefits of CommentLuv Plugin:
- Helps in bringing more traffic to your blog as it allows you to give dofollow links to your users.
- Helps in converting your visitors into commentator of your blog and permanent readers too.
- This results in more Social Engagement.
- Quite useful for new bloggers who are looking for more traffic to their blog.
- Once satisfied with the free version the blogger can go for its Premium version as well:
For single site user you can buy by paying $67 , for Multi site by paying $87 and for Unlimited sides by paying $97
Features of Premium Version of CommentLuv plugin:
Premium version of CommentLuv integrates 8 plugins which are TwitterLink , KeywordName ,G.A.S.P ,ReplyMe , Google+shares, FB Likes, Top Commentators and CommentLuv.
TwitterLink- Display Twitter followers of your commentators.
KeywordName- It allows your commentators to add keywords depending upon a condition like if they have more comments approved. This can be nice trick to bring more visitors to your blog, as the golden rule of sales says” Bribe your costumer before selling”
G.A.S.P- It prevents your blog from spamming .
Reply Me- Its an auto responder plugin that gives mails to the commentators when they get any reply.
Google+shares- As the name suggests, it shows the G+shares of your readers those who have given comments.
FB likes- It integrates Facebook likes along with above given features.
Top Commentators- It shows the list of those readers who have top comments on your blog.
For buying premium CommentLuv plugin you can use this link.
Drawback of CommentLuv Plugin:
There is no as such drawback of using CommentLuv plugin. But these is a possibility of getting more spam comments as the reader is getting a dofollow backlink for a comment. This is the only drawback that one could face while using this plugin which could be eliminated by allow giving dofollow links to registered users as explained above in the installation section.
There are more positive views about this plugins and the only drawback of getting spam comments can be eliminated by using Akismet. For more knowledge about Akismet that how it works you can go to this link: Top Essential Plugins of WordPress
Hence, CommentLuv is an essential plugin especially for Newbie Bloggers to build trust and relation with your readers.
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