If you are using Blogger default comment system (not threaded comment ) , you might see an error : comment pagination not shown for posts with 200+ comments .
What is comment pagination ? In the picture above ,I marked a circle around comment pagination .
So what is the solution for posts with more than 200+ comments ?

Yes ,blogger team said that they has an API for comment pagination ,but I don't know why it doesn't work in my blog . For example , my post on Simplex Enews template has 250 comments ,and I added comment pagination code into template , but I see no comment pagination appear . It only show first 200 comments and their no way to move to the last 50 comments .
So I decided to make it myself ,add a little javascript into template for comment pagination . Fortunately ,it work ,so I think it maybe helpful to you in case your blog use default comment system and your post has more than 200 comments :D

Here are steps for making a comment pagination as I did ^^ pls backup before follow steps bellow ,because at least we have a way to comeback .

1,Go to Dashboard - > Template -> Edit HTML .

2,Add these line right before ]]></b:skin>

#commentpaging {float:right;}
#commentpaging a {margin-right:5px;}

3,Add the code bellow before <body>

<script type='text/javascript'>
function commentpagination(url,comment){
 var posturl= url;
 var comment = comment;
 cmpage = Math.ceil(comment/200);
 document.write('<a href="'+posturl+'?commentPage=1">Oldest</a>');
 for (var i = 1; i <= cmpage; i++) {
    document.write('<a href="'+posturl+'?commentPage='+i+'">'+i+'</a>');
 document.write('<a href="'+posturl+'?commentPage='+cmpage+'">Latest</a>');


4, Find this line
<b:includable id='comments' var='post'>
and add these code right after the line above
<span id='commentpaging'>
                                     Comment Page :
                                     <script type='text/javascript'>commentpagination(&quot;<data:post.url/>&quot;,&quot;<data:post.numComments/>&quot;);</script>                                       

So here is what you got
<b:includable id='comments' var='post'>
<span id='commentpaging'>
                                     Comment Page :
                                     <script type='text/javascript'>commentpagination(&quot;<data:post.url/>&quot;,&quot;<data:post.numComments/>&quot;);</script>                                       

5,Save template . That's all .

How it work

First ,this script will take the number of comment in  a post ,and than divide by 200 . Round up the result to the nearest integer ,we will get the number of comment pages .
For example ,if my post has 250 comments :
250/200 = 1.25 -> round up -> 2
So the comment page 1 contain first 200 comments and the comment page 2 contain the last 50 comments .
The url to a comment page has structure :
http:// post url .html?commentPage=comment page number
for example ,here is the url of comment page 2 in my blog

When we get the number of comment page ,and comment page url structure ,the next step is very simple ,just write down all comment page with a loop statement .

It's the way this code work . Hope this helpful to you

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  1. Thanks!
    Can we change the blogger comment form to look like this?

    1. yes,Blogger user can use the threaded comment instead of default comment system as before . You can search in Google or get more information in buzz.blogger.com (official blog of blogger team),and know how to enable this function .

    2. Thanks for your response!

      But I mean it will look like this in the screenshot (Name + Mail + Website + Comment )

    3. there's no way to do that ,friend . Blogger give us two ways to login name+URL and OpenID login . You can try them :D

  2. It not work in my blog,

    i dont see pagination in my post http://www.tergaptek.com/2010/01/tukeran-link.html

    1. this script is only applied to Blogger default comment system which comment pagination doesn't show when comment number over 200+
      If you are using Blogger threaded comment ,there's a script for load more comment ( like Load more in Facebook ) , you will see a load more link bellow comment form,so we use this script for what ? :D

    2. That meant when threaded comment enabled, this is not needede?

  3. Hi,

    I tried to use threaded commenting but it seems my template is very diffrent and I could not find out reuired statements in that.

    Could you please help me out to rectify this problem??

    I shall be very thankful to you for this act of kindness! :)

    1. check the expand widgets template in edit HTML mode ,and you can find the code .
      What template are u using ?

  4. from the above explanation that the first page there are 200 comments and 50 comments on the next page.
    I want to ask is what if I want only 10 comments are displayed on the first page and 10 comments on the next page?

    1. I've never thought about this . Pls give me time ^^
      Thanks for your suggestion .

  5. When I add this code, will it immediately apply to old posts or only newer ones?
    I have done all the steps, but going back to an old post that has over 500 comments, pagination is not showing up.

    1. I am also having same problem. Still it does not show Pagination on my old post..

  6. @admin : But in my template , it just show "load", not show any comment if more than 148 komen.

  7. Thank you so much for this tutorial. :) Nice tutorial. It works on my blog

  8. doesn't work :/
    I have the same problem, I've got over 200 comments and the newest don't show, but not a single comment navigation sorta thing WORKS!! :(
    Here's my link
    All there is, is a 'load more' button and that's all... IT DOESN'T EVEN WORK


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