In this article, we will talk how to stop spam comments on WordPress blog and fake user registration. First of all, try to understand what is spam comments? When someone come just for backlink for their website and he is not interested in your article and he posts a thought which is not relevant to your post. This is called spam commenting. What is the symptom of spammers? Spammers always use fake names and email ids. You can also see an example of spammers in below picture.
Most people don’t know about it and they pay a big amount for stop spamming from their website. Rid off spam is not a difficult method. You can reduce spammers by your own end. Just see the told method for ridding off this issue.
Many websites remove URL field from the comment section. I will not create my post lengthy so just see how to rid of spammers and bot registration. Don’t forget to read How To Approve Site From Google AdSense?
- Firs of all empty spam.
- Now empty Trash.
- Do your setting of your website comment section like shown below.
You can also use rid off this issue by the usage of WordPress comment spam plugin. This is also a good way to prevent spammers from your website. But this is better don’t use plugins because this will effect on your website speed.
Stop Spam Comments Using Stop Comments Plugin
Now we talk about stop spam comments using stop comments plugin. Install this plugin by the below method.
- Login your dashboard and click on Plugins Add new.
- Now search for this plugin.
- Install it and activate it.
How To Prevent Bot Registrations On Your WordPress Website?
You can prevent bot registrations on your WordPress website by using some tips. It will give you a great result.
- For stop, bot registration adds Captcha on your website.
- Limit login attempts by using Wordfence Security Plugin. You can also read this article for this purpose. Wordfence Security Plugin Tutorial.
- Blacklist IPs. If you don’t know then read this article How you can blacklist spammers IP?
This is the only way to stops bots. If you can use Wordfence security plugin then it will be better because your website security is on 1st priority. You have read about stop spam comments and bots. I hope you have understood about this. If you face any difficulty. Then you can submit a comment using comment section.