Just like your control panel where you can set automatic subscriptions for subscribing to threads you can also set this for your blog through the blog settings.
If you go to Permissions and Privacy and then scroll down, you will see individual options to set both your blog entries and blog comments.
I have just noticed now that you can also set this at the time you post your blog entry or comment the same way you do in forum threads. Scroll down under the text window and
It has come to my attention that we had a small hiccup of people no longer being able to post comments to peoples blog.
The problem was with the the default entry permissions. You have access to this under Blog Settings > Permissions and Privacy > Default Entry Options
Under Default Entry Options, there's 3 check boxes and the first 2 apply to comments on your blog:
- Allow comments to be posted [?]
To all those interested in using this feature please feel free to give me any feedback.
I do have posts moderated at the moment and I am still trying to figure out a way to receive a notification when someone is waiting for me to approve their post, please let me know if I am a bit slack, it is not intentional. I hope to not keep moderation turned on but at the moment I am being careful as I have noticed this feature has attracted a lot of spammers trying to register to the forum