Aksimet is a paid anti-spam comment service that comes standard with your WordPress installation. As it is the standard for dealing with comment spam in WordPress, but it is a paid service. A combination of the following two plugins has proved to be a great free alternative to Akismet: Antispam Bee (Don’t let the German… Continue reading Alternative to Akismet
Here’s a FREE Email Subject Line Tester. Returns a very detailed report on your subject line and how to improve it’s structure.
Kitterman’s Validate SPF records is any easy way to validate any SPF record you create. Definition: Sender Policy Framework (SPF) is an email validation system designed to prevent email spam by detecting email spoofing, a common vulnerability, by verifying sender IP addresses. SPF allows administrators to specify which hosts are allowed to send mail from… Continue reading Validate SPF records
Email Spam Checker is a very useful tool when creating emails. The system allows you to quickly determine message quality and test email deliverability on a scale from 0 (bad) to 100 (excellent). With some very helpful tips on your scoring.
SQL code to change all pending comments to spam: UPDATE `wp_comments` SET `comment_approved`=’spam’ WHERE `comment_approved` = 0; If you’re not using Akismet, and you’ve let your pending, most likely “spam” comments, pile-up; the above SQL code will help convert all pending comments to spam. So comments like: What an insightful idea has been written here.… Continue reading Spam all pending WordPress comments SQL statment