How to Blackout your WordPress Site in Protest of SOPA and PROTECT IP
Simple Stop SOPA for WordPress makes it extremely easy to blackout your website on January 18th to join in on the internet blackout in protest to SOPA and PROTECT IP.
All you gotta do is install the plugin and it will censor your site on January 18th between 8am and 8pm local time.
Don’t know how to install WordPress plugins? Check out our video tutorial showing how to use WordPress plugins.
What is SOPA and PROTECT IP?
If you haven’t been on the interent in a month, then you likely haven’t heard about these two bills working their way through our legal system – SOPA and PROTECT IP. In short, these two bills would destroy the internet – allowing the government to censor the internet and large corporations to silence the competition. This short video does a great job at explaining how they work.