Looking to increase comment activity or increase your interaction with those who leave a comment? We found five comment plugins you might want to experiment with:
Description: Redirect commenters who just made their first comment to a page of your choice. On this page, you could thank them for commenting and ask them to subscribe to your blog, like you on Facebook, whatever you want!
Description: If you want to organize a contest on your blog (some goodies, games … to win), use this plugin. Comment Contest works only with comments.
You choose some comments, set some features (winners’ number …) and the system chooses the winners.
Description: A robust plugin that enables commenters to sign up for e-mail notification of subsequent entries. The plugin includes a full-featured subscription manager that your commenters can use to unsubscribe to certain posts or suspend all notifications.
Description: (TML) will automatically send an e-mail to your those who leave a comment at your blog. Use this plugin to say ‘Thanks’ to your visitors, and prompt them to further engage with your blog. TML is highly configurable. It allows you to create multiple e-mail messages and to send the message after a pre-defined amount of time, making messages appear more unique and people-friendly.
Description: The Featured Comment Widget gives you the ability to shine a spotlight on some of your favorite comments on the site.