comment_form_title()WP 2.7.0

Display text based on comment reply status.

Only affects users with JavaScript disabled.

No Hooks.

Return

null. Nothing (null).

Usage

comment_form_title( $no_reply_text, $reply_text, $link_to_parent, $post );
$no_reply_text(string|false)
Text to display when not replying to a comment.
Default: false
$reply_text(string|false)
Text to display when replying to a comment. Accepts "%s" for the author of the comment being replied to.
Default: false
$link_to_parent(true|false)
Boolean to control making the author's name a link to their comment.
Default: true
$post(int|WP_Post|null)
The post that the comment form is being displayed for.
Default: current global post

Examples

0

#1 Create a header for the comment form and "wrap" it in the H3 tag: [auto-translate]

<h3><?php comment_form_title(); ?></h3>
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#2 Display our own texts, different from the default ones:

<h3><?php comment_form_title( 'Comment', 'Reply to commenter: %s' ); ?></h3>

Notes

  • Global. WP_Comment. $comment Global comment object.

Changelog

Since 2.7.0 Introduced.
Since 6.2.0 Added the $post parameter.

comment_form_title() code WP 6.5.3

function comment_form_title( $no_reply_text = false, $reply_text = false, $link_to_parent = true, $post = null ) {
	global $comment;

	if ( false === $no_reply_text ) {
		$no_reply_text = __( 'Leave a Reply' );
	}

	if ( false === $reply_text ) {
		/* translators: %s: Author of the comment being replied to. */
		$reply_text = __( 'Leave a Reply to %s' );
	}

	$post = get_post( $post );
	if ( ! $post ) {
		echo $no_reply_text;
		return;
	}

	$reply_to_id = _get_comment_reply_id( $post->ID );

	if ( 0 === $reply_to_id ) {
		echo $no_reply_text;
		return;
	}

	// Sets the global so that template tags can be used in the comment form.
	$comment = get_comment( $reply_to_id );

	if ( $link_to_parent ) {
		$comment_author = sprintf(
			'<a href="#comment-%1$s">%2$s</a>',
			get_comment_ID(),
			get_comment_author( $reply_to_id )
		);
	} else {
		$comment_author = get_comment_author( $reply_to_id );
	}

	printf( $reply_text, $comment_author );
}