Spamming as a harmful practice refers to unsolicited bulk email – which is neither personal and not requested by the recipient. Anti-spam system refers to selective rejection of messages which are both bulk and unsolicited. Such an anti-spam system allows messages of the nature of personal relevance and also requested to be passed and blocks those which are spam. Most of websites today include an anti spam solution. For a WordPress website many anti spam plugins exist which can be conveniently added to the website design. In this article, we discuss the top 10 anti spam plugins for WordPress websites.
Preview For NoSpamNX Plugin
This free plugin is made for anti spam protection and while it does so it is different in that it uses image identification. Thus it is an antispam solution which is perfect for WordPress by including comment and registration.
Preview For Picatcha Plugin
The plugin is another anti spam plugin which can protect the website by imposing a limit on length of comments left in the comment form. This is made possible from character countdown for user and dynamic updation from each keypress.
Preview For Greg’s Comment Length Limiter
The plugin acts as antispam by blocking all users who had commented already and was marked as spam. The features for the spammer blocker are numerous and widely used as plugin for protection – contact forms, configuring banned messages, automatic removing, advanced tools for using a banned IP address.
Preview For Spammer Blocker Plugin
Plugin for Buddypress recaptcha allows wordpress website to get protected from Spam registrations. This is done from using the Google recaptcha services module from the template page ‘register.php’.
Preview For BuddyPress reCAPTCHA Plugin
Plugin for website protection from spam is a website monitor which can inform the owner if there is anything wrong with the site. It has a free sign up, no installations, instant protection, marketing campaigns and ecommerce protection also.
Preview For Jumpple Plugin
Compatible Up To 3.2.1
The plugin acts as an anti automated spambot. The control panel needs only to add few words to the ban list while system prevents users from breaking the rules of posting again. Anti- artificial spams can be created while the option for deleting own options is new.
Preview For WP anti spam Plugin
The plugin acts as a unique and anti spam solution for the WordPress website. It is a free plugin and does not need text typing. The plugin features make it all the more attractive – supporting trackbacks and pingbacks. It supports both Flash and HTML5.
Preview For key CAPTCHA plugin
A plugin which gathers all essential requirements for developing a security solution. It stops all the spam and brute-force attacks. It generally uses intelligent automagic IP. Various features are all within the spam solution – visual confirmation, IP filtering, cross linking, pluggable.
Preview For Super Captcha Plugin
The plugin is a security solution against spam. It can easily block spammers before any content is served. Spammers can be blocked and IP Caching system is also provided. Benefits to the site from plugin are – saves bandwidth, saves CPU cycles and keep tracks of total number of visitors.
WordPress websites need to protect themselves from spam, major attacks on sites and other harmful occurrences. There are a lot of plugins which provide protection from spam. In this article, we have discussed top 10 anti spam plugins for WordPress website. Readers are invited to submit their comments and views.