Dealing with Semalt, Kambasoft, Buttons For Website and other Spam Bots

By |December 23rd, 2014|Security and Maintenance, SEO, Wordpress|

It seems like there has been a massive uptick in automated bot spammers crawling my sites lately and I really don't like the trail they leave behind.  Besides taking up bandwidth, they are wreaking all sorts of havoc on my site analytics and throwing bounce rates out of wack.  I [...]

WordPress Brute Force Attacks

By |March 7th, 2014|Security and Maintenance, Wordpress|

According to Wordfence, a Wordpress security company, there is currently a huge series Wordpress brute force attacks taking place that is targeting Wordpress based websites.  A brute force attack is essentially an automated attempt to find a weakness in you Wordpress that allows a bot to gain access to your [...]