- LifeType had a Bayesian spam filter. It is possible that it was trained poorly over time, so these comments were marked as spam and deleted immediately
- There could have been a bug in the other spam filters, which would have deleted those comments.
- Since I am submitting a new sitemap for the WordPress blog, the posts could see "fresher" and could appear higher in search results.
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Comments after switching to WordPress
I have notices something interesting after making the switch to WordPress. Many of my older posts are now being commented on with a higher frequency than they were with LifeType. I think that there are some potential reasons for this