My Top 13 Rules for Dealing with Blog-Clogging Spam

The most frustrating thing about this blog — other than the WordPress blank screen of death — is the spam. Of the 140 messages that have been posted to the Roff Home blog since October, 111 have been spam. Here’s a smattering of the best of the worst, and my spam smack-down rules for dealing with them:

An archnemesis returns: The WordPress blank screen of death

“Click here to upgrade automatically,” it states so plainly and unassumingly. It might as well have said, “Click here to waste the next two hours of your life.”