After struggling with the commenting system, a tidal wave of SPAM and generally arsing about running a blog instead of writing for a blog I am going to give Disqus a whirl later.
After trialling it on the staging site the end result is pretty good.
Comments will be switched off during the migration process and if all goes well,
The import process can take up to 24 hours, especially on large comment databases, TD, with over 105,600 and something odd comments is not small.
You don’t need a Disqus account to comment, I have enabled guest commenting. However, by not registering (and verifying your account) you will miss out on some of the features
The jump to specific comments does not work now but on the left hand side is the screen is the ‘elevator’ that allows rapid jumping to the top, bottom and any headings in the post
Help and guidance here[browser-shot width=”600″ url=”http://help.disqus.com/customer/portal/topics/215154-commenting/articles”]