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Spam Comments on My WP Site

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by JP1016, Jan 7, 2013.

  1. JP1016

    JP1016 Junior Member

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    i am receiving spam comments on my newly made site with their sites link on comments or url
    how did they do that?are they using xrumer or any other tools?
     
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  3. regme

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    Also search on this forum for google signatures (prints) for your CMS and try to remove or change it. This will protect you in future from spamming and partly from hacking.
     
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    Did you activate akismet? It's enough to purge spam.
     
  5. allenpaul123

    allenpaul123 Regular Member

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    Different people use different softwares to spam like scrapebox.

    If you want to stop major portion of spam comments then set disable comment on post older than 10 days in Wordpress Settings.
     
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    As mentioned by others, it's probably scrapebox. I would strongly advise you to use Akismet.
     
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    martyjohnstone89 Newbie

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    Use the spam comments to find your own links.