Anti-spam for multi-site (education/non-profit) (7 posts)

  1. rsiegel827
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I'm trying to figure out the best anti-spam solution for our WordPress multisite installation. We are a higher education institution, non-profit. I inquired with akismet to see if they offer lower rates for edu but didn't get a straight answer for them.

    I'm open to other solutions as well. Site wide would be best, but could auto-activate plugins for each site as well too. Let me know if you have any ideas! Thanks!

  2. There's tons of options and there always has been.

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/tantan-spam/ toss this in mu-plugins.

    use this to fill in the built in moderation words and blacklists


    TypePad AntiSpam for WordPress

  3. Joseph Scott
    Posted 4 years ago #

    On the question of Akismet, you can use http://akismet.com/signup/ to walk through which account you would match. For edu/non-profit you'd fall under the business accounts.

  4. http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/cookies-for-comments/ can also be used to prevent signups.

  5. rsiegel827
    Posted 4 years ago #

    Andrea- looks like typepad and tantan haven't been updated in a long time... are they still fully functional with wordpress 3.0.5 and 3.1?

  6. i'm using the tan tan one on a 3.1 site right now. It's really simple.

    typepad just ties into a service.

  7. rsiegel827
    Posted 4 years ago #

    have any of you used re-captcha?

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