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How to reduce the number of spam comments in wordpress

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These days comment spamming has been a very serious issue. Finally it assumed as a matter of thought on How to reduce the number of spam comments in wordpress among the webmasters. There are both free and  paid method to protect your blog from spam comments. In this article 2 method has been shown hopping that it will help you indeed.






































#1Use WP Plugin: Akismet is a very popular plugin provided by wordpress. You can use for free or paid. First install Akismet from WP Plugin directory > Connect your blog to WP.con hosted blog via jetpack > Go to Akismet setting & Use the existing API for your blog.






#2Configure Wordpress Discussion setting:  Set "Comment must be manually approved" or "comment author must have at least one approved comment" before a comment appear.






Now "save" this setting. Your blog is now protected from span comments. .

How to backup WordPress database easily

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"Database backup" is a vary talked topics among wordpress beginners. If  WordPress is installed on your server, you can back up all the files from the server to another like amazon s3 on a schedule. There are many back-up plugins awaits to serve you. The simplest procedure is for the database back-up is "WP XML export file" as it can easily be imported into another WordPress installation.





















#1 Using WP plugins: Here is one of the most popular WP backup plugin from "WP Plugin directory" what you can use to do the same. Visit the Plugin page: BackWPup Free - WordPress Backup Plugin











#2  Manually backup from WP dashboard: Goto- Wp-admin > Tools > Export > Start Export as XML.


It would take a few minutes to complete the exporting process.