[Members] Extended Conversation

Hal Rottenberg halr9000 at gmail.com
Wed Jan 24 18:54:40 CST 2007


Oops, forgot the URL:  http://www.homelandstupidity.us/software/bad-behavior/

On 1/24/07, Hal Rottenberg <halr9000 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Do that one and also I highly recommend grabbing Bad Behavior.  It's a
> great complement to Akismet or any other spam blocking tool for any
> system (not just Wordpress).  It's sort of like a bouncer at the front
> door of a club that blocks entry to 80% of the losers who try to
> enter.  Then Akismet will do its thing on the other 20%.  I do these
> two and basically get zero comment spam.  The couple in a month that I
> get are actually "handmade" and have no distinguishing characteristics
> which the automated systems are able to discern.
>
> Been doing this for a couple of years now to great effect.
>
> "Statistics
>
> Bad Behavior has blocked 742 access attempts in the last 7 days."
>
> On 1/24/07, Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at jabber.org> wrote:
> > I've enabled Akismet:
> >
> > http://akismet.com/
> >
> > Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
> > > Haha, yes I was just looking at that one! I like it!
> > >
> > > Jonathan Siegle wrote:
> > >> I vote for the "Did you Pass Math?" extension.
> > >>
> > >> Peter Saint-Andre said the following on 1/24/07 2:08 PM:
> > >>> Which one? There are many:
> > >>>
> > >>> http://codex.wordpress.org/Plugins/Spam_Tools
> > >>>
> > >>> Matt Tucker wrote:
> > >>>> Peter,
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Actually, i would recommend using the Spam plugin that comes with
> > >>>> Wordpress. It does an *excellent* job of filtering out Spam and then
> > >>>> we get to still allow a more open commenting system.
> >
> >
> >
>
>
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