This little doohickey lets you add a commenting facility to any of your web pages. I wrote it to use on my own pages, but it's general enough to work for anyone. You don't have to run any special weblogging software to have commenting, you can just outsource it.
When you set it up, you get a link on your page saying how many comments there are. If someone clicks on the link, they see the comments and get a form where they can enter a new comment. And if you have your email address on your page, then whenever someone enters a comment you get notification by mail.
Here's an example, for commenting on this page:
It's real easy. First add this HTML code to your page, to load the routines:
Then, where you want the comments link to appear, add this HTML:
Everything else happens automatically.
If you prefer valid HTML over good-looking HTML, you can also use
Either will work, and you can use any element, not just
Also, if you want to refer to comments on another page, you can
This is unusual, typically you just let it figure out the URL by itself.
<address><a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">Your Name Here</a></address>The key parts are "address", "href", and "mailto".
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