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    How To Prevent WordPress Spam Comments With Smartness And Plugins

    June 30, 2014
    Prevent WordPress Spam Comments

    Spam comments is one of the biggest pain to a blogger and tacking them is part of our day-to-day life.  I have seen many new WordPress bloggers who shifted from BlogSpot find it hard to tackle the spam comments. Most of the time it’s because of the ignorance and awareness about spam comments. Earlier, I have shared an article on how a blogger should moderate blog comments, and this particular guide is for all WordPress ...

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    How A Blogger Should Moderate Blog Comments

    May 29, 2014
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    In the past, me along with many other shouters have shared various guide to use commenting as a blog marketing and promotion tool. We also informed you about SEO benefits of blog commenting, and if you have missed it; here are some guides which you should open in a new tab and save it for reading later. A practical guide on blog commenting for marketing A huge list of spam comments which looks Genuine Today ...

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    How to Get Free Akismet API Key for WordPress Blog

    January 22, 2013
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    Akismet is one of those WordPress anti-spam plugins, which is not only essential but also highly recommended. Spam comments are nothing new, and as soon as your WordPress blog goes live, you will start seeing lots of spam comments which looks genuine. Akismet is one of the free solution to combat WordPress spam. It’s an official free plugin by WordPress parent company Automattic. Though, in past few months, they have made major changes in a way ...

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    AVH First Defense Against Spam WordPress plugin

    September 10, 2010
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    Is your blog getting high traffic. Are you getting thousands of spammers on your wordpress blog ? You might be wondering after so many blogs on Akismet &  other antispam  plugins why I am writing this blog  ? Reason is to make  webmasters aware that these spammers not only throng your blog for spamming, but also eat up your server’s bandwidth & increase your CPU cycles. Moreover if  you keep track of how many visitors ...

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    Essential WordPress Plugins That Power Shoutmeloud

    August 28, 2010
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    Over the period of 5 years of blogging, I have came across many WordPress plugins and some of them are essential WordPress plugins and some of them turned out to be useless. Though, I believe in more custom codes instead of using plugins, but many time plugins are easier to implement than codes. Here I’m sharing all the WordPress plugins that I use at ShoutMeLoud, all of them may not be the best fit for ...

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    Conditional Captcha + Akismet : Combat with Comment Spam in WordPress

    August 19, 2010
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    Akismet is one of the best Spam filtering plugin but still it’s not bad. Because it learns from user algorithm and once few Webmasters mark your comment as spam, it’s becoming little tough to get out of Spam box. Apart from that it’s a big loss for the blogger also as some useful comment gets into Spam folder and if you get lots of Spam probably you will not try to find out legit comment ...

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    [Question]My Comments are going into Spam Comment

    April 9, 2010
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    This is a part of question answer series. If you have any question related to blogging, feel free to drop your questions via Contact form. Question: Mohammad asked  “ I have 1 blog which is approx 2 years old, once while going through your articles I read that the best way to increase PR is by commenting on other sites. After reading that I started commenting, As of now my blog is have approx 450 backlinks, I ...

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    Akismet marking comments as SPAM and solution

    April 30, 2009
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    Akismet is one of the best plugin for wordpress to get rid of spam. Though sometime you might realize, your comment is being filtered as spam by Akismet spam filter. This is a known problem and there could be many reasons for the same, that includes your earlier comments might have been marked as spam by some admins, you using keywords as commentator name, you adding self promotional link in your comments and so on. If you ...

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