How to fix #comments div links for comments plugins in StudioPress Genesis

If you are using a WordPress Comments Plugin like Livefyre or Disqus to handle the comment discussion on your site, your theme’s links to the #comments div may be broken once the default comments have been turned off. Today’s snack will show you how to fix the #comments div links for comments plugins used in a StudioPress Genesis theme to where your theme’s Comment links work throughout your site.

Add this code below to the functions.php file of your current WordPress theme.

 * Fix #Comments Div Links for Comments Plugins in StudioPress Genesis
 * @author
 * @link
function fix_comments_links() {
<div id="comments"></div>
add_action('genesis_after_post_content', 'fix_comments_links'); 

Now when a visitor clicks the Comments link for any of your posts, it will take them to the new comments area created by your WordPress Comments Plugin.

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  1. hello can you guide me to adapt this fix to the shakengrid template for wp ?
    is not poiting to the livefyre comment divs, but it does link well to the post..any quick fix ?

  2. IliganLocal says:

    Thanks for the tip! I’m using Disqus and it worked on my site. Still having trouble tho having custom elements appear before the “genesis_before_comments” hook. Might you have a solution to my problem?

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