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  • Member Since: August 15th, 2006
  • Posted a reply to "Fake registrations driving me nuts! Are they bypassing form?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    "webbrewers": Fortunately, I'm not having a problem with spam comments, just fake registrations. A simple…

    4 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Fake registrations driving me nuts! Are they bypassing form?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    MugsysRapSheet.com

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Fake registrations driving me nuts! Are they bypassing form?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    As noted in my originalpost, registrations follow a very specific pattern suggesting a bot: FirstnameLastname…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Fake registrations driving me nuts! Are they bypassing form?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Even, I'm quite certain this has nothing to do with Captcha's. I've tried about a…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Fake registrations driving me nuts! Are they bypassing form?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Artifex. The best Captcha in the world is of no use against bots that bypass…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Fake registrations driving me nuts! Are they bypassing form?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks for the reply. I've been looking for a common thread among all these fake…

    2 weeks ago

  • Created a topic, Fake registrations driving me nuts! Are they bypassing form?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Adding "nofollow" to Links?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hey, that (plugin) works. Thx. Doing it manually isn't an option with side Links. WordPress…

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Adding "nofollow" to Links?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks, but I saw that plugin already. It's biggest limitation is that it's "all or…

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Adding "nofollow" to Links?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    In the WordPress backend, there is a section called "Links" where you can create sidebar…

    9 months ago

  • Created a topic, Adding "nofollow" to Links?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Be sure to make your plugin available to others if it works. :)

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Onepack, while Captcha's aren't "useless" as WPyogi insists, bots are getting better at defeating them,…

    9 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Esmi, I've cut my fake registrations to ZERO using good a Math captcha (properly tweaked.)

    10 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Most fake registrations come from bots, which can be thwarted by a good Captcha.

    10 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Mark, interesting thought on "WP Connect", but I'm not registered, so that's probably not it.…

    10 months ago

  • Created a topic, My users prefer it, but has a nasty bug., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    10 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    While you can't physically type in an address by hand, it does list the IP…

    10 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If you use the "IP Blacklist" plugin, it automatically records the IP address of the…

    10 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Squirrel, try the "IP Blacklist" plugin. That's what I use.

    10 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    There are plenty of plugins that allow you to block registrations from particular domains. I…

    11 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm not sure I understand "can't post" but "use captcha's on posts". But no matter,…

    11 months ago

  • Posted a reply to "Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hey Sick, It appears my one or two fake registrations per day... while annoying... seems…

    11 months ago

  • Created a topic, Sudden flood of fake registrations. Anyone else?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    11 months ago

  • Created a topic, A few minor annoyances, but works., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Plugin that blocks specific Usernames at login?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Very very basic., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Submit ignoring Captcha, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Easier captcha with one minor flaw: It looks like an ad., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Everything but WYSIWYG editor., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Pages vanish is "auto-detect" enabled, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Works when others don't. But no instructions., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    1 year ago

  • Created a topic, Works? But..., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, Works just fine with Firefox & WP-3.5, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Created a topic, [Plugin: Hana Flv Player] New tag needed, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: KVS FLV Player] Can I Please Have an Example???", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Request: Please add a parameter for "runtime". No FLV Players show the video length on…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: CGC Maintenance Mode] No effect in 3.4.1", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I figured it out. Of the radio buttons under "Page or URL", there is no…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "[Plugin: CGC Maintenance Mode] No effect in 3.4.1", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm not using a Secure socket (httpS://). Is that required? I installed the plugin, activated…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    How do you call "pageofposts.php" without altering core files?

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If I modify any WP PHP file by hand, if that file is altered in…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ah, back to the hand-recoding of WP. As I noted, I was hoping for a…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Waitaminute. What's "Page of Posts"? I thought that was a plugin, but I was thinking…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Since I am unfamiliar with the "Page of Posts" plugin, it may have features I…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    "Page of Posts" simply filters Posts (already) displayed on your main page. You still have…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Esmi, You DO know I'm talking about a POST page when I say "one home…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That sounds a bit clunky ("archiving" with Comments on a separate page) and confusing. While…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I saw Toolbox, but it appears to be a 2 column theme and I'm currently…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    There's nothing "crucial" not available to my Theme to justify putting all the work necessary…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Esmi, it's not really that big a deal since I can just use the "Widget"…

    2 years ago

  • Posted a reply to ""Pages" that display other websites.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Esmi, thanks for the follow-up. Sadly, my custom theme "does not natively support menus" (I'm…

    2 years ago