Added back image files for proper comment form styling.
Refreshed database settings. Old settings were causing some upgrades to stop working properly.
Cleaned up some code.
Changed offer hook.
Removed obsolete checkbox.
Removed free license offer from the plugin.
Fix: Thesis now uses the WP comment_form function, which caused security checks to duplicate and fail.
Fix: Main options were not saved properly the first time, requiring a second save changes.
Fix: Made comment list and comment form CSS appear more universal on different themes. Still not perfect.
Fix: Corrected CSS conflict with Suffusion theme, which prevented text input on comment form fields in Firefox.
Enhancement: Expanded tech support information.
Missing argument 2 for wpdb::prepare() message fixed.
Swedish translation added.
Norwegian translation added.
Built-in WordPress Nonce security made optional since it breaks on some blog installations.
Updated error messages to match Nonce changes.
Built a default comment list and comment form theme for the automatically generated comment form option.
Added WordPress AJAX nonce security check.
Disabled WordPress nonce referer check since it was broken on many blogs causing the plugin to fail.
Fixed jQuery incompatibility that would cause the plugin to fail on some blogs that loaded two different versions of jQuery.
Made Old Password Fields invisible for those with broken themes that can't utilize the more secure AJAX authentication.
Made error messages more specific, and informative.
Italian translation added.
jQuery AJAX call now fires only once, instead of several times.
Added option to use old legacy dual password fields, that were used in version 1.5.1, for edge cases with themes or plugins that prevent AJAX from working as expected.
Rewrote jQuery AJAX call to see if it helps edge cases with theme and plugin conflict issues.
Automatic jQuery detection to load proper version did not work with improperly written themes that load versions of jQuery older than 1.7.
Implemented new jQuery compatibility logic to try to work around improperly written themes that load versions of jQuery older than 1.7.
Fixed question mark icon position.
Added option to automatically delete comments marked as spam via cron job.
Added option to automatically delete comments marked as unapproved via cron job.
Added option to automatically delete comments marked as trackbacks or pingbacks via cron job.
Updated theme check to use WordPress 3.4 function if it exists
Fixed: Fatal error line 73.
Free License Key required for plugin support, and to activate advanced plugin features.
Removed ping closed notice.
Removed remote blocklist option.
Removed share link option that was used to promote plugin.
Removed password form options since they are no longer needed.
Upgraded all database options.
Settings page rewritten completely to use the Settings API.
Simplified the settings page.
All spam security now works in the background.
CSS + jQuery Tooltips added to free the settings page from clutter.
Settings page is now CSS responsive.
Option to display message, or an ad, above comment text area now displays even if Automatically Generate Comment Form is set to Off.
Check for, and enforce, a minimum version of jQuery
Removed option to use old jQuery scripts from plugin and database
HTML5 "required" form field web browser validation check for name and email only active if "Comment author must fill out name and e-mail" is selected on the Discussion screen.
Fixed very old versions of JetPack causing a fatal error when Spam Free WordPress activated, or vice versa.
Added HTML5 "required" form field web browser validation check for name, email, and comment textarea.
HTML5 removed from automatically generated comment form. Some current web browsers like Chrome 21.0.1180.75 m mangled the form. Will add later.
Fixed comment form not being generated automatically for every theme.
Added HTML5 types for email and url form fields to allow modern web browsers to do RFC-compliant form field validation in the browser when the form is submitted. These new form field types will also cause the iPhone to alter the on-screen keyboard to match the form field.
Added HTML5 required form field web browser check for email and comment textarea.
Set Use Old jQuery Scripts as the default setting to assist poorly written themes that load old versions of jQuery
Fix - Created legacy reference to old function that was removed with no reference in 1.7.7
wp_enqueue_script URL for jQuery scripts with SFW version number rather than filetime, since W3 Total Cache will otherwise break the URL - Thanks Steve
Automatically loads jQuery scripts compatible with WordPress 3.3 or less that loads a version of jQuery before 1.7.
Added option to load older jQuery scripts when WordPress is 3.3 or greater, but poorly written theme loads a version of jQuery older than 1.7.
Added the option to secure the comment form with an invisible password, a clickable password field, or a click password button.
Fixed automatic comment form generation not turning off due to code error
Added full Thematic comment form support
Added full Genesis comment form support
Added full PageLines comment form support
Added full Graphene comment form support
Added full Atahualpa comment form support
Added full Suffusion comment form support
Added full Picture Perfect comment form support
Thesis only allows password and no tags message on comment form
Replaced German translation - Thanks Marco
Turn mouse cursor into a pointer when over password field - Thanks Joe
Removed password button
Password field automatically generates password when clicked
Added readonly attribute to password field - Thanks Thomas
Automatically disable JetPack Comments module since it takes over the comment form, and won't play nice with other plugins
Automatically cleanup Post Meta Custom Fields since transients are now used
German translation updated - Thanks Thomas
Earlier versions have been removed
Corrected jQuery file loading twice
Automatic cache flush of W3TC and WP Super Cache when settings updated and on install
Password fields replaced with a one-click AJAX button and password field
Comment form is now automatically generated
Same hooks available to other plugins and themes as are in the comment_form function
Added autocomplete comment form for Chrome 15 and above
Passwords are now stored as transients to scale to extremely high traffic blogs
AJAX now used to obtain client IP address to bypass cached pages
Added backlink to rejected comment error page
Made rejected comment error message more friendly
Added option to display message, or an ad, above comment text area
Nonce field added to comment form
Language translations added
Added German translation
Added French translation
Added Hebrew translation
Added Japanese translation
Added Chinese translation
Added Hong Kong translation
Added Taiwan translation
Added option to open or close pingbacks
Pingbacks are closed automatically when plugin installed
Updated install routine to preserve existing settings
Pingbacks now closed automatically by default
Translation support coming soon ...
More secure SQL query
Minor admin page change
WordPress version 3.1 or above now required
add_option function caused activation error
had to use update_option to fix
Arrrg. Forgot to bump the version.
Upgrade procedure didn't work as expected first time
Added disable pingback/trackback
Added disable user registration
Added settings link to plugin row menu
Added remove url form field
Added remove comment author clickable link
Admin page has a new look
Fixed donation link
Added uninstall to cleanup database on deletion
Made invalid or empty password error more clear
Added automatic theme support for popular themes
Minor code changes
Fix for number_format error
Ability to turn blocklists on or off
Easier Admin page
Number localization fix.
Added global remote blocklist after code rewrite
Added more plugin security features
Added plugin to close pingbacks and trackbacks
Cleaned up code and admin page a bit
Initial release. In development since September 2007.
Global remote blocklist left out pending code rewrite.
Requires: 3.5 or higher Compatible up to: 3.9.2 Last Updated: 2014-5-13 Downloads: 638,097