The Recent Comments Widget displays links to the most recent comments left on your site.

Here’s what it looks like when it’s added to a sidebar:

Recent Comments widget


Once you add the widget to your sidebar in Appearance > Widgets, you’ll see that the widget settings look like this:

Recent Comments widget settings
  • Title:  Allows you to add your own custom title.  For example, What you said.
  • Number of comments to show:  Controls the number of comments displayed.