In keeping with our commitment to supporting safe, productive Forem communities, we recently launched the ability for Forem admins to delete comments deemed particularly harmful to their communities.
Here is the process for doing so:
- Click on the three-dot menu icon for the comment in question. Then select
Moderateto navigate to the Comment Moderation page:
Note: If you do not see the
Moderate menu item, choose the
Permalink menu item, then append
/mod to this link; you will also be taken to the Comment Moderation page.
- Scroll to the bottom of the Comment Moderation page and click on the
Delete Commentbutton. Then confirm your intention to delete the comment:
- Upon successful comment deletion, you will be taken to the post page. The deleted comment should display as
[deleted]both in the comments feed, and on its Moderation page:
We welcome your comments and questions about this new feature!