How to Remove Comments Off text from Category List

In the following simple tutorial, I’ll cover the process of removing the Comments Off text from all of your WordPress Category/Archive lists. A WordPress Blogger might want to do this if they have disabled comments globally and no longer need to display information related to Comments. If you need to Globally disable WordPress comments, see the Globally Disable WordPress Comments post.

Removing “Comments Off” Text in WordPress:

  1. Login to your WordPress Admin Panel (WordPress 2.5 and up)
  2. Navigate to Design > Theme Editor and open the archives (archive.php) file for editing
  3. Find and delete the following section of code:
  4. <?php comments_popup_link(‘No Comments &#187;’, ‘1 Comment &#187;’, ‘% Comments &#187;’); ?>

  5. Click the Update File button and go view your site