December 11, 2015 — With the platform’s towering shadow across the web, WordPress sites are always on the radar of spammers from every corner of the Earth. And with greater extensibility and integration than ever, opportunities to the let the wrong in are growing. This presentation explores the current spamscape, how the numbers add up, and troublesome trends to keep an eye on.
September 7, 2011
September 25, 2009 — Akismet is a powerful spam filter that’s built in to WordPress.com. But what if you’re running a self-hosted WordPress blog?
This tutorial will give you the simple information you need to install and activate Akismet on your WordPress.org blog.
May 30, 2009 — Matt Cutts from the Web Spam team at Google showcases the good and the bad of WordPress as seen through the eyes of Google, including basics on how Google search works and how you can boost your blog’s results in Google searches.