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Conditional/Check: IF comment author is the post author WordPress


<blockquote>Conditional/Check: IF comment author is the post author in comments.php</blockquote>

I want a snippet that will allow me to do a conditional statement whereby...

*this will be placed in comments.php

<?php if (comment_author = post_author) { ?>
//do something
<?php } ?>

Answers (1)


Shoeb mirza answers:

<?php if ( $post = get_post($post_id) ) : ?>
<?php if ( $comment->user_id === $post->post_author ) :?>
//do something

<?php endif;?>
<?php endif;?>

Let me know if this is working

Also check this
global $post;
if( $comment->user_id === $post->post_author ) {
// do something


pjeaje comments:

can you apply that code to the format in my question