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WordPress Salts and Security Keys explained

WordPress Salts and Security Keys explained

WordPress salts and security keys explained​ Photo by Jeff Nesanelis on FlickrI couldn’t find an article that clearly explains what WordPress salts are, how they work and how to change them. So I wrote this one.I cringe every time I see this sentence:A WordPress salt is a random string of data that hashes the WordPress security keys in […]

How to deal with WordPress Comment Spam

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​How to deal with WordPress Comment Spam What is WordPress comment spam, how do they do it and how can you stop it?I remember when I got my very first comment on a blog. It was flattering; I was beyond chuffed. I was over the moon to think that someone found my site so fantastic that they […]