How to avoid Spam User Registrations

In this podcast I will show you how to disable user registrations on your WordPress website. If you don’t have a legitimate reason to invite users to register themselves you’re leaving your site open to spammers who may from time to time try to “get in” (and we want to make sure we keep them out).

If you’re receiving weird emails from your website that tell you somebody new has registered and you don’t know what this means, this podcast is for you.



Jay is the CEO and founder of WP Hosting, a boutique style managed WordPress hosting and support service. He has been working with Plesk since version 9 and is a qualified Parallels Automation Professional. In his spare time he likes to develop iOS apps and WordPress plugins, or draw on tablet devices. He blogs about his coding journey at and

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