Trans Gender Shiny Fetish!

Yes, that's a sh*tload of spam you're seeing in my comments lately. Hard to keep up, apparently, Searchblog is at the leading edge of spam attacks – in other words, as spammers try new IP addresses and other tricks to beat Akismet, they have to strike somewhere first, and…

Yes, that’s a sh*tload of spam you’re seeing in my comments lately. Hard to keep up, apparently, Searchblog is at the leading edge of spam attacks – in other words, as spammers try new IP addresses and other tricks to beat Akismet, they have to strike somewhere first, and for whatever reason, a high percentage of new attacks seem to be starting off at our lovely site. Well, I’m fighting back by banning words using my publishing software. Sorry folks, but you will have to keep, er, certain words out of comments from now on…

Author: John Battelle

A founder of NewCo (current CEO), sovrn (Chair), Federated Media, Web 2 Summit, The Industry Standard, Wired. Author, investor, board member (Acxiom, Sovrn, NewCo), bike rider, yoga practitioner.

4 thoughts on “Trans Gender Shiny Fetish!”

  1. The Akismet team seems to be pretty quick to respond to spammers tricks. The latest version cut out nearly all the spam that I had been getting with the older versions. Luckily, I’m not on the front lines of this battle.

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