UPDATE: FIXED! — Note to My Emergency-Preps.com Forum Members and readers.
Bill Quick

Yes, I am aware that the site is down. I spent three hours trying to find a fix on my own, and failed.  So I put in a new ticket to Hostgator tech support, which they haven’t gotten to yet. … Continue reading

Update About the Site Malware: FIXED!
Bill Quick

So, I finally got Hostgator to accept my money and run a manual scan on my server yesterday afternoon.  Eventually I received the following reply: An invoice of $37.50 has been generated for your account. We have completed our investigation … Continue reading

State of Play Here at Daily Pundit: Happily Married Gay With A Closet Full of Guns (And Considerably Fewer Readers)
Bill Quick

Folks, first off, this is not a fundraising or click-my-ads-for Amazon plea.  Those of you still with me are actually clicking through and buying at a higher rate than before, for which I am incredibly grateful. But facts are facts. … Continue reading

Site Notes: Malware Infection
Bill Quick

UPDATED UPDATED UPDATE (7/5/15 9AM}: I removed every ad from the DP main page that had any java code connected to it, including the Amazon ads. I cleared the caches in both my browsers, FF and Chrome. I rebooted the … Continue reading

Did You Get Blocked as Spam When You Tried to Post?
Bill Quick

Sigh. It’s my Stop Spammer plugin. I have to do something, because I get thousands of spam comments and registrations a day on this site. Unfortunately, anything that actually works inevitably blocks a few legit commenters. I’ve just allowed everybody … Continue reading

Hey, SDN – (Site Notes)
Bill Quick

I have no idea why extremely long-time readers and commenters are suddenly finding their comments shunted to the pending bin. I just saw three of yours, and okayed them immediately.  I hope that fixes it for you. If somebody else … Continue reading

Site Notes: Comments
Bill Quick

Folks, I’m sorry for the slowness in approving comments. WP used to notify me when I have comments pending, but it stopped doing that, and I always forget to check. Henry C., you especially. I have no idea why it’s … Continue reading

Need Some Help With SEO (Search Engine Optimiztion)
Bill Quick

Over the years (almost 15, now!), what with 70,000 posts and 200,000 comments, not to mention thousands of incoming links, Daily Pundit had built up very powerful “SEO juice” with Google and other search engines.  Almost any search that touched … Continue reading

The Ice Cream Will Be Sparse Today…
Bill Quick

Since I’m trying to recover my work machine from having tried to roll back Windows 10 (which recent updates have turned into a dog for me) to windows 8.1. Like a good boy, before I ever upgraded to 10, I … Continue reading

Site Notes
Bill Quick

If you look over in the sidebar to the right, you’ll see I’ve added a link to “Old Daily Pundit Archives.” This is essentially everything in the old site from 12/2001 through the first week of February, 2015.  It includes … Continue reading