where does all the SPAM comments on my new self-hosted WordPress blog come from?

My last blog (in English) powered by blogger.com never attracted as much SPAM comments, as my new self-hosted WordPress blog has done within just the last couple of days. I wonder, how the spammers get attracted. Is my blog on a list at WordPress.org? Well, it’s actually not that terrible, because comments on my blog articles… Continue reading where does all the SPAM comments on my new self-hosted WordPress blog come from?

“nice names” for my WordPress blogs and also my articles

With Blogger.com I had these blog names: blog-en.jochen.hayek.name blog-de.jochen.hayek.name With my self-hosted WordPress set-up I have these blog names Jochen.Hayek.name/wp/blog-en resp. Hayek.name/Jochen/wp/blog-en resp. www.b.shuttle.de/hayek/Hayek/Jochen/wp/blog-en Jochen.Hayek.name/wp/blog-de resp. Hayek.name/Jochen/wp/blog-de resp. www.b.shuttle.de/hayek/Hayek/Jochen/wp/blog-de You can well imagine, which ones I rather prefer.