Finally, A Plugin That Improves The Quality Of Your Comments

It looks like Andy Bailey has been at it again. For those of you who are new to blogging Andy Bailey is the wonder behind the Commentluv plugin, a plugin that is so popular hundreds of thousands of bloggers use it. Something else you may not know is that Andy recently released the CommentLuv Premium version. Being a premium version Andy has filled it with heaps of extras to make it worth the price. I'm not going to go through all of the plugin's attributes because I've already listed them in my post┬áCommentLuv Premium Adding To Revenue Stream. What's that, how can it add to your revenue stream? Quite simple really as it is a lot easier to sell something to your reader if they see that you're actually using the product yourself. CommentLuv Now Improving Your Comments The thing with Andy is that he is never satisfied with the end product and he is always tinkering with it to make it better. When developing the premium version of the plugin he wanted to ensure that it rewarded the blogger as well as the commentator. With his latest update Andy's revamped the GASP portion of the plugin. For those of you who don't know GASP helps reduce your comment spam as it virtually kills off all robot spam. With this latest update it now also helps to reduce the human spam. Here is the plugin's extra feature; You had some more options added to GASP to allow more advanced heuristics. You can…

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What Type Of Commentator Do You Aspire To Be?

As bloggers, when we write content our intention is to lure in commentators, not just the casual browser, but those fellow bloggers and web surfers. We want our content to strike a chord in them, one that will cause them to pause for a moment, reflect on what they have just read and to then say, "Hey, that was good and I have something that I want to say to add to what I have just read!" The trouble is that the web and the world around us are full of all different types of commentators. Some are leaches that take what they can and leave nothing in return, and others add a little wisdom improving the quality of the content. I have come up with the top three of each group. Top 3 Obnoxious Commentators Robotic Commentators: These commentators are not human. I'm serious. You've obviously seen some of them, their comments make absolutely no sense and are completely unrelated to the post. The reason being that they were made by a script that is programmed to leave the same comment on every blog, forum or whatever. That is why some blogs use 'captcha' to filter out these moronic posts. Hit And Run Commentators: These are those moronic turkeys that usually don't even bother to read your post. You are probably familiar with these commentators as all they have to say for themselves is "Good Post", "Nice blog" or sometimes just a smiley face. It's probably not their fault as they…

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