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mountainguy2

  • Member Since: October 30th, 2013
  • @mountainguy2 on WordPress.org
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  • Posted a reply to Gmail thinks your emails are SPAM, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I've got some experience with trying to keep emails out of Gmail spam, it's not…

    1 day ago

  • Posted a reply to Gmail thinks your emails are SPAM, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    P.S., for the mega settings, click on gear icon in Gmail, then "Settings." Lots of…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Gmail thinks your emails are SPAM, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Gmail has robust settings, in Gmail, click on "More" and add a filter that whitelists…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence issue, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Easy to test. First see if you can access those folders/files as public. First fix…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Gmail thinks your emails are SPAM, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Not happening to me and I use Gmail and am strict about spam. Perhaps just…

    2 days ago

  • Created a topic, WPS Hide Login Plugin, new ver, feature req, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    PSA, For everyone using the WPS Hide Login plugin to d…

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Wordfence issue, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    It means anyone can access critical files on your server, files that should be inacessable.…

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to Sucuri Detects SEO Spam but Wordfence Detects Nothing, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Just a user here, be sure you're not getting a false positive. Try googling the…

    1 week ago

  • Created a topic, Testing Wordfence Time Overhead, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I’ve got a fresh new website with a stripped dow…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Bot scans for things like website-url/wp/v2/posts/?per_page=100, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks, appreciate you chiming in! Leading to feature request: What you guys perhaps need is…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to The number of block counts and failed login attempts increased drastically, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    That's just the usual cycle of the bots, they come and go, mostly the traffic…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to GoDaddy SEO Breaks Wordfence IP Filtering, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Weird. Just. Weird. As a former SEO worker, I highly doubt Godaddy "search engine visibility…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to wp-login, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Rather than repeat this subject over again, perhaps try a forum search using keywords "change…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Blocked from my own website, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    A number of ways around that I can quickly think of: 1. Use VPN so…

    2 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, Bot scans for things like website-url/wp/v2/posts/?per_page=100, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Just a PSA for everyone, perhaps will help. I'm not s…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Deleted Akismet, still getting false positives, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I tested my Comment Blacklist, it does not place comments in Spam box, but places…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Deleted Akismet, still getting false positives, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
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    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Strange “attacks” from US sites, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Indeed, spend your time configuring and learning about Wordfence, time well spent. Research and learn…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to A new admin user registered in my blog, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    You probably are hacked, could have happened 3,000 different ways. Suggest Wordfence site cleaning service.…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to dashboard widget, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Proof that that Options page needs a redesign, not sure how it would be done...…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Deleted Akismet, still getting false positives, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks Christopher, it's acting like I have something in Comment Blacklist, while I do not…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to dashboard widget, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    What happens when you toggle "Enable activity report widget on dashboard" in WF/Options?

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Strange “attacks” from US sites, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Yes, I blocked colocrossing in my server firewall, all their known IP ranges, they're basically…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to This is a huge bloated plugin., on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Well, everyone is entitled to their opinion. I'd rather see it smaller, with perhaps the…

    3 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to HTACCESS blocking wp-admin and login.php yes still accessed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Re your 403 to 404 problem, look very carefully at your .htaccess for redirects, also…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to block 198.50.159.82 ?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    That IP doesn't look too bad, check it using https://www.tcpiputils.com/browse/ip-address It's not Google, perhaps it's…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to HTACCESS blocking wp-admin and login.php yes still accessed, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    In my experience, the plugin WP Hide Login cleans things up quite nicely, perhaps give…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Voluminous ip lockouts, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    tfc, I've unfortunately got years of experience with exactly what you're asking. As forum contributor…

    4 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to Deleted Akismet, still getting false positives, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks so much, really helps as I can now be pretty sure it's not Akismet.…

    4 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, This is a huge bloated plugin., on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The manual install zip folder is 4 MB, I can't even up…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Deleted Akismet, still getting false positives, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Here is my plugin stack, nothing there that has anything to do with spam filtering:…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Deleted Akismet, still getting false positives, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hi, thanks for the reply. Are you saying if I click "edit comment" on the…

    1 month ago

  • Created a topic, Deleted Akismet, still getting false positives, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hello everyone, I'm just tearing my hair out on this o…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to The Endless Confusion of Blocked IPs, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I think I've got it, thanks to all you guys here! Appreciate it. Feature suggestion…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to The Endless Confusion of Blocked IPs, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Aha! Thanks for setting me straight. Yes, I use a lengthy block time, 48 hours…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to The Endless Confusion of Blocked IPs, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks Caleb, so when the message reads “No attempts have been made to access the…

    1 month ago

  • Created a topic, The Endless Confusion of Blocked IPs, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I've got an extensive list of bad URLs that I block us…

    1 month ago

  • Posted a reply to Feature Suggestion: block bad bots, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Sorry to say the bad bot criminals figured out a long time ago how to…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to User with admin name, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Akismet? It's indeed a joke. Deleted it years ago. I've had zero visible comment spam…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to User with admin name, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Caleb "banned user names from registration" is an excellent feature request. Thanks for bringing it…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to feature request: change login url, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thing is, Wordfence will probably do this way better than the few half-baked plugins out…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to feature request: change login url, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    A number of participants here have been asking for this for a while. Don't hold…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Rate Limiting, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I did a lot of experimenting. For me, setting everything to "Block" works well, I…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Country Blocking, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Because the database is not perfect. I've used country blocking for years, love it, but…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Hidden? Login Issues, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Access through a different IP, all your unblocking stuff should be on the Wordfence/Blocking page…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Rate Limiting, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    11why, yeah, cut your raw server traffic metrics in half for rough idea of "real…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Worwordfence generating huge amount of 503 errors, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hi Fatimajesus, I'm a successful pro blogger and can share a couple of observations. I…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Caching breaking site?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Wow Caleb, that's an amazing catch on that Wordfence "Hide version" option. That explains some…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to User with admin name, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Hello, sorry to hear that. There are hundreds (if not thousands) of ways your WordPress…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to New kind of recent attacks on wordpress sites, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Seedy, good stuff, thanks! Fatimajesus, running a good WordPress site is not easy, despite what…

    3 months ago