View Full Version : Forum spam

02-16-2014, 05:52 AM
Just a quick announcement - because of a recent influx of spam on the forum, we're temporarily putting all new posts into a moderation queue for manual approval. So there will be a short delay between when you make a new post, and when it appears on the site.

This is only temporary until we can come up with a better, more permanent anti-spam solution.


02-16-2014, 06:37 AM
THANK YOU. Perhaps you could disable culprit accounts for a set period of time that gets progressively longer with repeat offenses.

03-17-2014, 12:06 PM
This has really become an issue to anyone wanting to use the forum.

I'd like to see the system changed so that if you have solved 1 or more puzzles and have no prior offenses, then your post goes through automatically. Posts from new users could still be moderated (or even just thrown out).

03-24-2014, 09:53 AM
I agree, a very good idea.