apply_filters( 'get_comment_date', string|int $date, string $format, WP_Comment $comment )

Filters the returned comment date.



(string|int) Formatted date string or Unix timestamp.


(string) PHP date format.


(WP_Comment) The comment object.

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File: wp-includes/comment-template.php

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Version Description
1.5.0 Introduced.

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    Contributed by Nick C

    An example of filtering the comment date format:

    function custom_comment_date( $date, $d, $comment ) {
    	return mysql2date( 'F jS, Y', $comment->comment_date );
    add_filter( 'get_comment_date', 'custom_comment_date', 10, 3);

    Use the standard PHP date format characters:

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