Half the Internet Is Down

Half the Internet Is Down

CHECK BACK for updates in the Comments section below, and additional news stories as they appear. I’ve been working in the Internet-connected world for over 20 years, and I’ve never seen anything like this. Atlantic Magazine’s story about...
Akismet Knows Spam

Akismet Knows Spam

One of the essential first plugins to activate in your WordPress web site these days is spam comment filtering. As soon as you start a new WordPress site, it will begin attracting spam comments — comments designed to link to other sites and sell stuff; usually...