en WordPress.com Forums › Support pingback approval? Author Posts September 13, 2012 at 8:10 am #1010615 stevefinchphotographyMember Do I need to approve pingbacks if i use comment moderation? Blog url: http://stevefinchphotography.wordpress.com/ The blog I need help with is stevefinchphotography.wordpress.com. September 13, 2012 at 8:25 am #1010692 auxclassMember If you moderate comments you will see the pingbacks – you don’t need to approve them if you don’t want to September 13, 2012 at 8:27 am #1010693 stevefinchphotographyMember Thanks for the reply……………….. do I need to approve them for them to work…… if I don’t approve them will that stop them working from the other users end? Steve September 13, 2012 at 8:30 am #1010695 auxclassMember A pingback is just a notice / comment that there is a link to your site – the original link will still work just fine even if the pingback is not approved – September 13, 2012 at 8:30 am #1010696 raincoasterMember Yes, you need to approve them for them to work. The links to your blog will still work, but the pingback won’t show up on your site unless you approve it. September 13, 2012 at 8:32 am #1010697 stevefinchphotographyMember That’s great stuff……..all makes sense now Steve Author Posts The topic ‘pingback approval?’ is closed to new replies.