Asks commenters to complete a simple CAPTCHA if they don't have a previously approved comment, or if Akismet thinks their comment is spam.
This plugin is really doing its job: it blocks spammers robots.
Seems to work perfectly.
I would say that since I used plugin, the spam comments have reduced. But still getting some. is there something i can do?
After the first installation, the number of captured spam in my Akismet queue was already half of what it had ever been!
I really appreciate the synergy work between this plug-in and Akismet; couldn't think of a better solution...
After only a few weeks after installation, the content of the "Akismet-flagged" comments queue was less than half of what it had ever been.
I particularly like the fact that only "suspicious" comment posts will ever see the captcha, so that "the regulars" will never have to type anything else but their comments on a post.
Invisible and effective... Perfect!
Love that the captcha is only served to suspicious comments so it's not annoying to those leaving real comments. Love that the recaptcha option is available so serving captchas actually accomplishes two useful things. Love the ability to customize a lot of the appearance, though a bit more customization might be nice. And I love how very little spam I have to monitor now -- as everyone else says, Akismet was doing a good job, but with Conditional Captcha, it's 100 times better. Have been using these plugins together for several months now and couldn't be happier :) Many thanks to the plugin author!
This plugin works like a charm. Highly recommend the combination of Akisment and Conditional Captcha. Thank you!
I wanted to keep comments open without having to review the spam folder--even though Akismet is very good, I don't like not having another set of eyes on it. Adding this plugin to serve a captcha only when Akismet flags a comment, and delete the comment if the captcha isn't completed correctly, has reduced my spam to literally zero. I'm incredibly grateful.
Works as described!
What is missing:
* custom text when user fails
* custom text on I am human button
* a way to add newline character in those custom text (so that a nicer output is shown to the users)
* Automatic redirect to original page (ie back to the blog comments) upon failure
Best. Plugin. Ever. Well, I feel like that right now because after about a week of using this no spam comments at all. 1,507 spam comments blocked!
I've tried several other plugins that were supposed to accomplish this. By far this is the easiest, most effective and least obtrusive of them all. (And it doesn't break other parts of my site.)
Really, could not be happier with a plugin like this. Thank you!
You must log in to submit a review. You can also log in or register using the form near the top of this page.