When you install Disqus in WordPress, you can manually update your template’s code for counting comments. Normally, your WordPress template is configured to display comment count made in the default commenting system. If you uses the universal code for Disqus comments, you will also have to manually add comment counting code as well.

While browsing your website, depending upon your template you will see the comment count of posts in several pages. Texts such as 0 Comments, 10 Comments are displayed in the home page, category page as well as in the post itself. Sometimes they are really stylized and are displayed as one of the highlights of a post. Such texts are linked to the comments section of a post.

To display comment count of Disqus comments made in a WordPress blog:

Note: Some templates don’t even have the code for comment count. You can add the code that I’ve shown above for such templates. You should surround the code with CSS styled divs to match it with your website.

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