Am not going to write anything special about working with
WordPress this week, as I’m really tied down by things right now.
However, let me take this opportunity to point you to an article I wrote a while back on my personal blog, on a topic that frustrates a lot of us, viz. SPAM!
A Comprehensive Guide to Protecting Your Blog from Spam, I describe various tools and methods available today to protect your self-hosted WordPress blog from spam.
I’ve written about stopping spam comments even before they hit your blog, which should form your first line of defense.
This helps stop a good amount of spam. However, some will get through. What you do next forms the next step.
I closed the article talking about preventing Email Spam, atleast through your blog. It may sound surprising but many website are sitting ducks for spammers. Don’t let your blog be that way.
I appreciate any comments on this article, either here or there. The article is updated constantly, though the main date remains the same.
And if you like it, do remember to