[wp-hackers] Is disabling remote client access a good idea?
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Wed Jun 25 05:31:13 GMT 2008
Ok, I admit, That was a huge assumption on my behalf.
4 million downloads of WordPress in 2007, and theres a lot more installs
of WordPress around the web i'm sure
I personally, without numbers, Doubt a majority of those users use a
desktop application, Allmost everyone *I* know are avoiding using desktop
applications if there's a Web-based equivilent, I'd guess that we both
come from different demographics,
Theres allways going to be a % using offline clients, And theres going to
be an increased % using Web-based non-WP blogging interfaces, but AFAIK,
the API's are not currently the primary access method of most of the users.
On Wed, 25 Jun 2008 15:21:03 +1000, Charles <lists07 at wiltgen.net> wrote:
>> But fact is, the API's are used by a rather small minority of users...
> Sorry, dumb question...how do we figure? Based on people I know, I'd
> say about half are using blog editors of their choice rather than the
> fairly-clunky browser interface.
> -- Charles
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