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WP True Typed


WP True Typed dynamically creates an anti-spam challenge question based on the post or page the
comment form is on, and prevents the comment from being processed if answered incorrectly. Works as
a first line of defense in battling comment spam.


  • Checks for registered users or pre-approved comment authors
  • No cookies needed
  • No javascript needed
  • No images needed
  • Dynamic, changes based on post or page
  • Section 508 and WAI accessible
  • Valid HTML
  • Works with any comment form
  • Included CSS style sheet for customization

Update Notice

  • fixed error where there is no $post object on 404 pages


  1. Upload the wp-true-typed folder to the your plugins directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.


Does it work with any comment form?

Yes, if that form has the comment action hook: do_action('comment_form', $post->ID);

Does it work with other anti-spam plugins?

It will work with Akismet, but it is intended to replace any captcha plugins or other first-line
anti-spam plugins.

Do you provide support for the plugin?

Yes! Just drop a line on the plugin site in the comments section.

Contributors & Developers

“WP True Typed” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • fixed error where there is no $post object on 404 pages


  • encapsulate code within wpTrueTyped Class
  • properly register/enqueue stylesheet
  • fixed validation form field label