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Blogging and writing

Where’s the Line Between Blog Promotion and Being Spammy?

We all want people to read our blogs; if we didn't, we'd probably keep them private.  A lot of bloggers will, at least at some point, look for ways to promote their blog, whether that be to grow community connections or for other reasons.  But there always seems to be a few people who really get… Continue reading Where’s the Line Between Blog Promotion and Being Spammy?

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Blogging and writing, Blogging community

Managing Blog Spam

geralt on Pixabay Spam is inevitable in the online world.  Some spam detection algorithms are better than others, but none of them are perfect.  Any spam filter, including filters for blogs, has to find a balance between making sure spam is caught and making sure legit messages get through. WordPress's spam filter is called Akismet. … Continue reading Managing Blog Spam