WordPress Plugin: Angsuman’s Referrer BouncerBy Angsuman Chakraborty, Gaea News Network
Friday, October 7, 2005
Name: Angsuman’s Referrer Bouncer
Category: WordPress Plugin
Compatibility: WordPress 1.5x and above
This is the new version of the popular Referrer Bouncer Plugin for WordPress. It is recommended upgrade for existing users.
A Plugin to bounce back referrer spam attempts; requires no upfront configuration, no mod-rewrite. It is like the strong silent bouncer at your favorite club.
It does one job and does it well. Enough said.
Enhancements / What’s New?
- It ignores empty lines or lines with only whitespace characters in the referer.txt file.
- Updated list of default referrers.
The changes were prompted by user feedback.
Your wp-content directory should be writable by Apache.
The next version will use the database and remove this restriction.