1. Stops spam bots signups.
2. Stops spam bots at VirtueMart.
3. Stops spam bots at JComments 2.3.
4. Stops spam bots contact emails from feedback from, Rapid Contact, VTEM Contact.
5. Invisible antispam without CAPTCHA, questions, puzzles, counting animals, math and etc.
6. iPhone, Android app to control signups, comments and orders at the site.
Spam protection methods
Plugin uses several simple tests to stop spammers.
1.Spam bots signatures.
3. Checks by Email, IP, web-sites domain at spam activities list.
4. Comment submit time. Spam bots usually send post immediately after page load.
5. Relevance test for the comment. Spam bots send offtop posts, so the plugin can filter spam bots by oftop.
How to setup the antispam plugin?
Please look at setup manual http://cleantalk.org/install/joomla15
Anti-spam plugin info
The plugin is client application for cloud anti-spam service CleanTalk.org, which daily protects 5k web-sites from spam bots. Also you can use CleanTalk app for iPhone, Android to control anti-spam service on web-site or control comments, signups, contacts and orders.
The plugin is a client application for cloud anti-spam CleanTalk.org, which are daily protects 5k web-sites from spam bots.
How the plugin is effective against spam bots?
Plugin Anti-spam by CleanTalk stops up to 100% of spam comments, spam signups (registrations) and spam contact emails. More over, by determining the relevance of the comment text, the plugin stops about 96% spam comments submitted manually via browser.
Should I use another anti spam plugins?
Use other antispam plugins not necessarily, because CleanTalk stops up to 100% of spam bots. In some cases serveral anti-spam plugins can conflist, so it will be better use just one plugin.
How can I test anti spam protection?
Please use email email@example.com for comments, contacts or signups.
If you're having trouble getting things to work after installing the plugin, here are a few things to check:
1. If you haven't yet, please upgrade plugin to the latest version.
3. If you have spam comments, signups or contacts please check the Access key at plugin settings. The key should be same as you can find in service Control panel.
4. If you have spam contact emails after plugin installation, please check your plugin with list of supported contact forms (see section Anti-spam protection).
I have had several other anti "whatever" installed, and they have been doing a good job for years.
However, in recent months I have noticed a growing number of Registrations on my site, that is often from gmail, hotmail etc, with a long name at the start.
The other installed stuff didn't stop all of these, even the Captcha wasn't stopping it all.
However, installed this CleanTalk, and it stops everything! Good clean work, straight out of the box installation.
I purchased the PRO version shortly after, as it is cheap, and went on to doing the same for a few other sites.