Deploying a WordPress Site to Cloudflare Workers for Better Security and Performance

Image
Deploying a WordPress Site

Deploying a site statically provides significant performance and security benefits over traditional hosting. To demonstrate this we’ll go from a standard WordPress installation to a site that’s deployed statically to Workers Sites in 194 cities around the world. Watch the following video to learn more.

Plugins for Spam and Comments on Your WordPress Site

It's impossible to differentiate between auto bot spam comments and real users' comments, so that is why we need some plugins that can help our WordPress by reducing the number of spam messages to a minimal amount.

You may not know now but soon you will, the moment your blog fills up with some posts you will start receiving some very strange comments. They are hilarious but spammy, usually guiding you to their own website to increase traffic. It's impossible to differentiate between auto bot spam comments and real users' comments, so that is why we need some plugins that can help our WordPress by reducing the number of spam messages to a minimal amount.


Akismet

Akismet Plugin illustration image

Akismet is the best plugin that can help you a lot, and it's free with the exception of premium features that you can buy later. Keep an eye on comments and removes those that appear to be spam automatically. It supports more than 50 thousand comment checks after every month also hidden links are revealed to help spot spam comments.


Features Of Akismet Include:

  • Standard support even in free version
  • Provides monthly statistics report.
  • Easy to block the most obvious spam.


Disqus

Disqus logo

This is a very successful plugin that can also help improve traffic and user rating on your site. It of course blocks spam comments by asking every user to make a Disqus account. Once you have an account, you can comment under any blog's post that supports Disqus.

Features Of Disqus Include:

  • Top spam comments blocker.
  • One clicks subscription for users.
  • Similar to social media comments of your blog users can be voted on and featured.
  • Possible to Whitelist and blacklist commenters 
  • Provides comment notifications 
  • Make money by displaying related comments under your posts.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog