User security

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  • #982739

    janeadamsart
    Member

    Yesterday there were three times more views of my WordPress blog than usual. There were also a very large number of clicks on pictures I have posted over the last 2 months. These clicks seemed to be mostly coming from google image links. I don’t mind sharing the pictures, that is what they are there for, but today my Gravatar image is duplicated, when I Like a blog. One of them “opens”, the other does not. Is someone else using my wordpress ID? What can I find out?

    I have a strong password, and only work from home.
    Blog url: http://janeadamsart.wordpress.com/

    The blog I need help with is janeadamsart.wordpress.com.

    #982831

    auxclass
    Member

    Quantcast shows you have a few more visitors the last few days but they are clicking on about the same number of Posts per visitor as they have over the last few months

    http://www.quantcast.com/janeadamsart.wordpress.com

    #982844

    janeadamsart
    Member

    Thank you. What I would like to clarify is that there was a HUGE number of visits yesterday, over a few hours, from just one country/visitor, (might be simple appreciation! or downloading the images for themselves – hope so) but today, my gravatar is duplicated when I use it, and the hovercard is on one, not the other.

    Today things are back to normal.

    So I want to be clear about sabotage or clone issues.
    Can you help? I am rather new to this, so forgive the elementary question.

    I will try the quantcast link, see if this helps.

    #982847

    timethief
    Member

    my gravatar is duplicated when I use it, and the hovercard is on one, not the other.

    Please post the link to the site you see your gravatar appearing on.

    #982860

    janeadamsart
    Member

    I have just looked, and the gravatar is no longer duplicated, on either of the sites, nor did it duplicate on a fresh one. So that seemed to be a passing blip

    Thank you for attention: Ever so good to know this forum exists, and to learn from it.

    Quantcast (see above reply) doesn’t update till 29th, so I can’t see what was happening on the 19th in Belgium, until then! Or can I?

    On a learning curve …

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