Updated May 21, 2020 Having comments with attachments sounds amazing. After all, letting users submit content could greatly contribute to the discussion – much the way that some file sharing forums allow uploads in threaded discussions. But, this functionality doesn’t come without risks and costs. Why are Comment Attachments Risky? The risk-factors of comment attachments […]

Updated May 13, 2020 What are the Benefits of Enabling WordPress Comments? Given the fact that WordPress comments are potentially a source of massive spam and require an investment of time and effort to manage on the part of site owners, there surely must be good reasons why site owners should enable comments in WordPress. […]

Updated April 21, 2020 If you’d like to disable pingbacks, or XML-RPC completely, you’ll be stopping the automatic notification to other sites when you link to them in your WordPress blog posts. The act of notifying site owners that you’ve linked their way is an important thing that lets site owners track their popularity and […]

Updated April 21, 2020 To be direct, yes and no… Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the science of doing “things” that will improve rankings on search engines with the understanding that sufficiently good search rankings will result in organic search traffic being directed to your website. One of the classic approaches to SEO is to […]