Category Archives: Wordpress

Quick Blog Feature Update

Based on the general feedback last week on spam filtering for WordPress I have removed the Math Comment Protection plugin (caused problems, errors for some users) and implemented the Bad Behaviour plugin.  From what I hear of Bad Behaviour it sounds like it should be able to replace some of the existing plugins, but we’ll… Read More »

WordPress Spam Filtering

Does anyone have any good tips on filtering WordPress comment spam?  Right now I have four filters built in, which is stopping boat loads of spam.  Are there any plugins the community might suggest that can help filter outside of what I already have? Akismet Spam Karma 2 Math Comment Protection (recently enabled) Trackback Validation… Read More »

WordPress plugin: Sociable

I’ve noticed more and more blogs using the Sociable plugin lately and so I installed it myself. As the internet and browsing seems to be moving more and more towards “social browsing” I think it’s a great extension to have. Basically the sociable plugin allows you to append your posts (as well as pages, archives,… Read More »

Internet Exploder saves the day?

Well in an unexpected turn of events Internet Exploder actually helped me find a very minor mistake in the site-content. In the previous post I complained about Internet Exploder not displaying the page correctly. Well it turns out it was my lazy editing of the code that caused it and the other browsers (Firefox &… Read More »

Internet Exploder

For whatever reason (and trust me Ive been trying to solve it all day!) Microsoft Internet Explorer doesnt load our page correctly. Ive tried just about everything I can think of but in the meantime, if you want this to display at its very best, I suggest downloading Firefox to use as your browser. You… Read More »

…and the winner is

After trying this out for a few days & moving over a few other sites I’ve decided to make WordPress my blog-of-choice. I host a blog for my mom & after transitioning her from b2evolution to WordPress she is very impressed. Its much simpler for her to use too and the skins… the skins are… Read More »