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Posting Links in Comment Section of Articles

01-14-2015, 11:15 PM
#1
Joined: Dec 2011
Location: Singapore
Posts: 330
Posting Links in Comment Section of Articles

Posting Links in Comment Section of Articles, are we not allowed to? Couple times I tried to do it, the posts never gets approved and then deleted. Meanwhile I do see others able to post links, sometimes to the app store directly even...
01-15-2015, 10:32 AM
#2
Joined: Feb 1983
Location: Barcelona
Posts: 1,268,691
Links just get sent to the moderation queue, it's an automatic thing to avoid spam. Stuff gets posted but it requires someone on our end to go through it and hit a button to approve comments with links. Often times they get lost in a sea of spam though.

01-15-2015, 11:04 AM
#3
Joined: Dec 2011
Location: Singapore
Posts: 330
haha, funny those links were to threads in this forum. Oh well, thanks for clarifying
01-15-2015, 11:12 AM
#4
I'm not able to post comments on news artices either. Emailed support twice, but no reply. Did I say something wrong or is it a bug?
01-16-2015, 02:21 PM
#5
Joined: Dec 2011
Location: Singapore
Posts: 330
Quote:
Originally Posted by somedumbgamer View Post
I'm not able to post comments on news artices either. Emailed support twice, but no reply. Did I say something wrong or is it a bug?
My case is moderation issues I guess, yours might be issue on disqus side
01-22-2015, 07:32 AM
#6
Joined: Dec 2011
Location: Singapore
Posts: 330
Well, my comment with a link in it got deleted again. Not trying to be a prick here, but Ayopa was able to post a link to their game in the comments section last week...
01-22-2015, 04:12 PM
#7
Joined: Feb 1983
Location: Barcelona
Posts: 1,268,691
Quote:
Originally Posted by Eli View Post
Links just get sent to the moderation queue, it's an automatic thing to avoid spam. Stuff gets posted but it requires someone on our end to go through it and hit a button to approve comments with links. Often times they get lost in a sea of spam though.
^^^^^ Also I'm traveling at the moment so I haven't been able to go through the comment queue.