Enable and Disable Comments for Future Posts and Pages
You can enable/disable comments on future posts and pages by going into your Discussion settings.
If you have more than one site, go to My Sites and select the site you would like to enable/disable comments for, then go to Settings.
Next, click on the Discussion tab.
Under “Default article settings,” check/uncheck the box next to “Allow people to post comments on new articles,” and then click “Save Settings.”
And you’re done!
Automatically Closing Comments
It’s possible to turn comments off automatically after a specific number of days. To do this, visit the Settings → Discussion page and look for the “Other comment settings” section. Check the box next to the option specified below, fill in the number of days, and click “Save Settings.”
Looking to change comment settings on pages or posts that are already published? Check out the guide.