Is it just me…

…or are the comment spams getting more and more like poetry?

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That’s beautiful man….

5 Responses to “Is it just me…”

  1. Pete Says:

    Balls… how many are getting through the net? Are you having to delete them by hand?

  2. Ant Says:

    I just did a batch of 3 today, 1 via moderation, and 2 which I deleted through ‘edit’ since they were already shown. The spammers have stopped including URLs, which helps them slip through. Is it possible to flag certain words as requiring moderation? Alladin(+integer) seems to have got through about 4 times and needed manual deletion.

    Generally I get maybe 3 a week to manually delete. Akismet nails between 4 and 7 a day, so it’s doing most of the work. Besides, without spam I’d feel much less loved - who can harbour ill feeling for somebody who tells you:

    “Your site is very cognitive. I think you will have good future.:)”

    I like the idea of better living through cognisance.

  3. Pete Says:

    Yeah. There is a moderation keyword list in the wordpress options. If you spot a stupid word that keeps coming up, add it there and anything containing it goes straight in the queue.

    There’s also a blacklist that automatically deletes comments matching some words, but be careful what you add to that.

  4. Pete Says:

    P.S. The Akismet spam catcher is set up for you and does seem to be catching most spams before they get as far as moderation.

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