Spam

Huge Increase in Spam in the Last 2 Months

I noticed in the past 24 hours, I saw a huge increase in spam comments. I noticed it particularly because Akismet was failing and I suddenly received hundreds of e-mails from WordPress. So I took another look at my recent Akismet stats, and I can clearly see an increase surge in spam comments. Have you…

Top 25 Most Downloaded WordPress Plugins

The WordPress.org has over 20,000 plugins available to download. Some awesome, some not so awesome. I also find the WordPress.org search functions to not be very helpful, where if it adopted more of a Google style search function, it could be much more practical for people to use. However, I’ve scoured the plugin repository and…