Comments

Schema Schema

The schema defines all the fields that exist for a comment object.

id

integer
Unique identifier for the object.

Read only

Context: view, edit, embed

author

integer
The id of the user object, if author was a user.

Context: view, edit, embed

author_email

string,
email
 
Email address for the object author.

Context: edit

author_ip

string,
ipv4
 
IP address for the object author.

Context: edit

author_name

string
Display name for the object author.

Context: view, edit, embed

author_url

string,
uri
 
URL for the object author.

Context: view, edit, embed

author_user_agent

string
User agent for the object author.

Read only

Context: edit

content

object
The content for the object.

Context: view, edit, embed

date

string,
datetime (details)
 
The date the object was published.

Context: view, edit, embed

date_gmt

string,
datetime (details)

 

The date the object was published as GMT.

Context: view, edit

karma

integer
Karma for the object.

Context: edit

parent

integer
The id for the parent of the object.

Context: view, edit, embed

post

integer
The id of the associated post object.

Context: view, edit

status

string
State of the object.

Context: view, edit

type

string
Type of Comment for the object.

Context: view, edit, embed

author_avatar_urls

object
Avatar URLs for the object author.

Read only

Context: view, edit, embed

meta

object
Meta fields.

Context: view, edit

Example Request Example Request

$ curl -X OPTIONS -i http://demo.wp-api.org/wp-json/wp/v2/comments

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List Comments List Comments

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Arguments Arguments

context Scope under which the request is made; determines fields present in response.

Default: view

One of: view, embed, edit

page Current page of the collection.

Default: 1

per_page Maximum number of items to be returned in result set.

Default: 10

search Limit results to those matching a string.
after Limit response to resources published after a given date (details).
author Limit result set to comments assigned to specific user ids. Requires authorization.
author_exclude Ensure result set excludes comments assigned to specific user ids. Requires authorization.
author_email Limit result set to that from a specific author email. Requires authorization.
before Limit response to resources published before a given date (details).
exclude Ensure result set excludes specific ids.

Default:

include Limit result set to specific ids.

Default:

karma Limit result set to that of a particular comment karma. Requires authorization.
offset Offset the result set by a specific number of comments.
order Order sort attribute ascending or descending.

Default: desc

One of: asc, desc

orderby Sort collection by object attribute.

Default: date_gmt

One of: date, date_gmt, id, include, post, parent, type

parent Limit result set to resources of specific parent ids.

Default:

parent_exclude Ensure result set excludes specific parent ids.

Default:

post Limit result set to resources assigned to specific post ids.

Default:

status Limit result set to comments assigned a specific status. Requires authorization.

Default: approve

type Limit result set to comments assigned a specific type. Requires authorization.

Default: comment

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Definition Definition

GET /wp/v2/comments

Example Request Example Request

$ curl http://demo.wp-api.org/wp-json/wp/v2/comments

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Retrieve a Comment Retrieve a Comment

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Arguments Arguments

context Scope under which the request is made; determines fields present in response.

Default: view

One of: view, embed, edit

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Definition Definition

GET /wp/v2/comments/<id>

Example Request Example Request

$ curl http://demo.wp-api.org/wp-json/wp/v2/comments/<id>

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Create a Comment Create a Comment

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Arguments Arguments

author The id of the user object, if author was a user.
author_email Email address for the object author.
author_ip IP address for the object author.

Default: 127.0.0.1

author_name Display name for the object author.
author_url URL for the object author.
content The content for the object.
date The date the object was published.
date_gmt The date the object was published as GMT.
karma Karma for the object.
parent The id for the parent of the object.

Default: 0

post The id of the associated post object.

Default: 0

status State of the object.
type Type of Comment for the object.

Default: comment

meta Meta fields.

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Definition Definition

POST /wp/v2/comments

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Update a Comment Update a Comment

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Arguments Arguments

author The id of the user object, if author was a user.
author_email Email address for the object author.
author_ip IP address for the object author.
author_name Display name for the object author.
author_url URL for the object author.
content The content for the object.
date The date the object was published.
date_gmt The date the object was published as GMT.
karma Karma for the object.
parent The id for the parent of the object.
post The id of the associated post object.
status State of the object.
type Type of Comment for the object.
meta Meta fields.

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Definition Definition

POST /wp/v2/comments/<id>

Example Request Example Request

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Delete a Comment Delete a Comment

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Arguments Arguments

force Whether to bypass trash and force deletion.

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Definition Definition

DELETE /wp/v2/comments/<id>

Example Request Example Request

$ curl -X DELETE http://demo.wp-api.org/wp-json/wp/v2/comments/<id>