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Don’t Install WordPress Plugins Until You Read This

WordPress Plugin Hell High cloud costs from resource usage, damaged reputation, blacklisted, data loss, days spent firefighting, and months of good SEO practices gone down the drain – thanks to reputation sapping backlinks you never even knew you had. From bitter experience website developers keep WordPress plugins at arms length. WordPress plugins are a bit like fire, useful at times,

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WordPress Comment Blacklist | Comment Spam Filter

WordPress Comment (Discussion) Spam Blacklist Cut and Paste the below spam filter list into your WordPress discussion blacklist. You find the discussion blacklist this by clicking on “Settings” then “Discussion”. Also WordPress Plugin Problems are a good reason to use the below spam filter while your site is still small. Installing plugins that you do not understand can leave you

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One word or IP per line | WordPress Discussion Word means Words

When a comment contains any of these words in its content, name, URL, e-mail, or IP, it will be marked as spam. One word or IP per line. It will match inside words, so “press” will match “WordPress”. The wording is poor on this WordPress discussion setting “configuration option”. Does “One word or IP per line” mean 1 Word? Straight

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7 Things Hackers Want | What Motivates Hackers | Hack Advice

Awareness of what motivates hackers is half the job. Hackers aren’t Robin Hood types liberating government secrets and redistributing wealth. They mostly go after small sites, and clouds don’t help. Google Analytics is a Target Google Analytics is a big target for hackers simply due to the number of eyeballs on it from small website developers and owners. The basic

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Simple Share Buttons (Google Analytics)

If Google Analytics reports referral traffic from simple share buttons (or darodar) to your site all with a 100% bounce rate (and zero visit time), you are a victim of the simple share buttons (and/or Darodar) scam. Why is this scam harmful to you? The short answer is that Google Analytics registers a 100% Bounce Rate Simple Share Buttons Scam

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