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Comment Spam is a thing of the past

Written By: admin - Dec• 27•04

And I owe it to Spam Stopgap Extreme. If you use WordPress, I highly recommend installing this plugin. It has completely eliminated the comment spam problem I was having. I no longer need the spammer Tarpit plugin, or anything. I hold on to it to be able to blacklist IPs in an emergency, though.

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13 Comments

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  5. dan says:

    I’m testing this with Opera.

  6. spammer says:

    This is spam

  7. Manually entered spam doesn’t get blocked, silly. Just spam from bots. I have not yet met the spammer who wanted to do his dirty work by hand. If you read up on how the Spam Stopgap Extreme actually worked, you’d know that.

  8. All hail WP-Hashcash!
    You may remember my previous post concerning Spam Stopgap Extreme. Since that post, there have been many improvements. The new-and-improved plugin is now called WP Hashcash. It promises to be even more effective (read: removed possible loop-holes) a…

  9. chiara says:

    testing this :)

  10. [...] “Comment Spam is a thing of the past, and I owe it to Spam Stopgap Extreme. If you use WordPress, I highly recommend installing this plugin. It has completely eliminated the comment spam problem I was having. I no longer need the spammer Tarpit plugin, or anything.” (src) [...]

  11. Will says:

    Do they do anything for blog sphere we launched a free legal Q&A blog but had to shut iot down due to excessive spam.

    How manual is this software?

    Regards
    Will

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