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How to Manually Install Disqus on WordPress?

In this tutorial, you will learn to install Disqus on WordPress, below the post content manually.

Steps to Manually Install Disqus on WordPress

  1. In Disqus, click on the Installation tab then click on the Install Manually With Universal Code link and copy the code to paste in WordPress. The below is the sample of the JavaScript code:
<div id="disqus_thread"></div>
<script>

/**
* RECOMMENDED CONFIGURATION VARIABLES: EDIT AND UNCOMMENT THE SECTION BELOW TO INSERT DYNAMIC VALUES FROM YOUR PLATFORM OR CMS.
* LEARN WHY DEFINING THESE VARIABLES IS IMPORTANT: https://disqus.com/admin/universalcode/#configuration-variables*/
/*
var disqus_config = function () {
this.page.url = PAGE_URL; // Replace PAGE_URL with your page's canonical URL variable
this.page.identifier = PAGE_IDENTIFIER; // Replace PAGE_IDENTIFIER with your page's unique identifier variable
};
*/
(function() { // DON'T EDIT BELOW THIS LINE
var d = document, s = d.createElement('script');
s.src = 'https://yourdisquscode.disqus.com/embed.js';
s.setAttribute('data-timestamp', +new Date());
(d.head || d.body).appendChild(s);
})();
</script>
<noscript>Please enable JavaScript to view the <a href="https://disqus.com/?ref_noscript">comments powered by Disqus.</a></noscript>
  1. If you have already installed any plugin to insert ads or javascript between the post you can use that plugin else you can install post adverts to add the above code after the post content.

After saving the changes, you will see Disqus comment system below your post content.