Simple Comment Editor

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Simple Comment Editing gives anonymous users the ability to edit their comments for a period of time.

The plugin is a stripped down version of Ajax Edit Comments and is focused on simplicity and performance.

Author:Ronald Huereca (profile at
WordPress version required:5.0
WordPress version tested:5.4.1
Plugin version:2.5.1
Added to WordPress repository:04-08-2013
Last updated:28-04-2020
Rating, %:98
Rated by:46
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Total downloads:73 018
Active installs:3 000+
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Simple Comment Editing gives anonymous users the ability to edit and/or delete their comments for a period of time.

Simple Comment Editing features:

  1. No options. Install the plugin. It just works.
  2. Anonymous users can edit comments for 5 minutes.
  3. No styling is necessary. For advanced customization, see the “Other Notes” section.
  4. Advanced customization can be achieved using filters.

Introducing Simple Comment Editing Options

Introducing Simple Comment Editing Options. It is a paid add-on for Simple Comment Editing. If you lack programming experience and want to customize Simple Comment Editing, then this plugin is for you. See the features below.

  • Set the comment timer
  • Stop the timer
  • Hide the timer
  • Allow unlimited editing for logged in users.
  • Change the timer output to words or compact (e.g., 10:45)
  • Select button styles to match your theme
  • Enable comment editing logging to show an editing history for the comment
  • See how many people are editing comments
  • Receive email notifications of edited or deleted comments
  • Edit the messages and text shown to users
  • Set a minimum and maximum comment length
  • Disable/Enable comment deletion
  • And More!

Get the Simple Comment Editing Options add-on today!
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Help Contribute


For advanced options, please see the SCE Filter/Action reference. Don’t want to program? Try the Simple Comment Editing Options add-on.