How can I stop my new Blog Posts coming up as comments on my older Blog Posts

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  • #1129542

    desertdates
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    Whenever I post, it comes up as a post, but also then as a comment in my first and second blog posts! I just say delete comment but how do I stop this happening?

    The blog I need help with is desertdates.wordpress.com.

    #1129637

    raincoaster
    Member

    Are you perchance linking to those posts within the new posts? That would make them come up as pingbacks, links.

    #1129647

    desertdates
    Member

    AHA! Yes I am totally linking to those posts.
    This makes sense, thanks.
    So I’ll just delete them from comments?

    #1129687

    justpi
    Member

    Yes, you can delete them.
    To prevent this from happening, you can use a truncated version of the URL when linking to your own posts – see here:
    http://en.support.wordpress.com/comments/pingbacks/#can-i-stop-self-pings

    #1129697

    desertdates
    Member

    awesome thanks!

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