Nicholas Crane

Nicholas Crane


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New Anti-Spam Service

Posted on 9 June 2014 by Nicholas Crane

We’ve implemented a new anti-spam service on sites.cardiff.ac.uk & blogs.cardiff.ac.uk that now utilises Akismet. What is Akismet? Akismet is a hosted web service by Automattic.com, the people who make WordPress.com, that saves you time by automatically detecting comment and trackback spam. It’s hosted on Automattic’s servers, but we have access to it through plugins and
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Sites and blogs platform update – WordPress 3.8.1 and new plugins

Posted on 18 February 2014 by Nicholas Crane

Today we successfully upgraded sites.cardiff.ac.uk and blogs.cardiff.ac.uk from WordPress 3.7 to Wordpress 3.8.1. WordPress 3.8 “Parker” has been given a facelift. 3.8 brings a fresh new look to the entire admin dashboard. Gone are overbearing gradients and dozens of shades of grey — bring on a bigger, bolder, more colorful design! More information regarding the changes introduced by WordPress
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