Submit a WordPress.com blog site to Google Search for indexing

I moved my web site from a shared hosting service to a wordpress.com personal site. However, I soon realised that the posts I had on the old service provider existed on Google search and some of them did not point to the posts published as per their link. The steps below are as per my … Continue reading Submit a WordPress.com blog site to Google Search for indexing

Reduce excessive spam comments on WordPress blog

Unfortunately, there are spam bots, programs that automatically detect web posts that are open for comments, and put in spam comments into them. The pain of having these comments coming in unmonitored is that your site loses it's reputation or online reputation as it is called today, and also, if monitored, could lead to excessive … Continue reading Reduce excessive spam comments on WordPress blog

Use Gnash in place of Adobe Flash Plugin – why does Adobe Flash Plugin turn on webcam on web pages

Flash Plugin does not allow you to control the use of the webcam and microphone in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. It used to allow this earlier. It becomes a bit scary when you visit any site with embedded flash objects, and you find that your webcam on the laptop goes on suddenly without any reason. Earlier, … Continue reading Use Gnash in place of Adobe Flash Plugin – why does Adobe Flash Plugin turn on webcam on web pages

Change font globally in all WordPress posts (Atahualpa Theme)

To change the default font for the body of your post in WordPress globally for the Atahualpa theme, do the following: On your WordPress dashboard, click on Appearance -> Atahualpa Theme Options and select Overall Style & Config. -> Body, Text & Links. Look for the text box in the Body Style section on the … Continue reading Change font globally in all WordPress posts (Atahualpa Theme)