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Should i use all the pinging services? (3 posts)

  1. marc100
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    To be honest I dont really know what pinging means, but theres 1 pinging service built into wordpress.
    I update my blog maybe 20 times a day, so I dont know if this is too often for the pinging services.

    I added the huge list more and when I submitted it took a loong time to load up again.

    So should I just use 1, or should I use them all?

    thanks

  2. Chris_K
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    The default one pings a bunch of others. For most folks, I'm sure it's just fine. If you use too many services that all ping the same places, you'll get dropped/ignored pretty quickly.

    As far as what it all "means", have a look at Update_Services and see if that helps a bit.

  3. marc100
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    ah ok.

    UHOH...I used all those pinging services and updated maybe 15-20 times with them.

    will I get dropped now, or do they need way more before they will drop?

    I went back to the progional and will stick with that.

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