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December 7th, 2011

Two Powerhouse WordPress Plugins to Stop Spam

There are two powerhouse plugins that I have found stop spam dead in its tracks.

AntiSpam Bee and AVH First Defense Against Spam.

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With these two spam counter attacks, I have little to know spam on my sites.

For a bonus, I do not have to worry about good comments getting lost in the shuffle because I have both of these set up to send me an email to approve, spam, or trash a particular message.

In addition, I use both plugins to

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September 29th, 2010

Plugin: Akismet

Akismet is shorthand for Automatic Kismet and it reduces the amount of comment and pingback spam. When a new comment or pingback arrives at your blog, Akismet runs it through its database and either gives it a yea or a nay.

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August 31st, 2010

Malware Scare

Phew, I woke up yesterday with a message in my inbox that my email address was triggering their antivirus. I rush right over and click onto my blog only to find out that Google has flagged it for having malware.

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