How do I enable or disable comments on my posts?

Start by enabling comments for your publication:

  1. Navigate to your Settings and head to the Community section.
  2. Click "Enable community features". 

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After enabling comments:

Choose whether to allow comments on a per-post basis. From the post editor, click Settings.

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  • Everyone- Any reader will be able to leave a comment on the post. If they do not have a Substack profile, they'll be prompted to create one.
  • Paid subscribers only- Only paid subscribers to your publication can leave a comment on the post.
  • No one- Comments will be disabled for the post.

Tip: If you'd like to lock your post to prevent readers from leaving new comments, head back to your post settings and select "Allow comments from no one (disable comments)."

 

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