I like to post an article to wordpress through Byword or Ulysses. And those tools use wordpress’s
By the way if you use
xmlrpc.php with your own server , you might face up to infinite attacks which target
xmlrpc.php. And I horribly experience it.
If you want to independently operate your wordpress blog on your own server , I recommend to block
xmlrpc.php access from anonymous users with the code below.
deny from all
allow from [Your IP address] // Allow the only your ip address
Put the code above into your
.htaccessfile in the root folder of wordpress.