Tuesday, 1 April 2014

How to Enable Captcha/Word Verification in Blogger

You ever noticed that you are receiving many off topic comments with horrible means on your blog posts? Irrelevant comments with your posts provide a bad image of your blog for both your visitors and search engines too. This occurs and is seen mostly within Blogger blogs and that is since people don’t have any plugins or resources to overcome spam comments. But there are several features within Blogger which will greatly decrease comment spamming.
Comments that incorporate affiliate hyperlinks, ads, link going to adult porn sites and also gambling websites even make your site worse. You are able to minimize spamming in your blogger blog by enabling word verification. Most with the spam comments are created using automation software and do you know what, most software package cannot bypass word verification. So let's start the tutorial to enable captcha in blogger.

How to Enable CAPTCHA in Blogger blog :

  1. Login to your Blogger blog and choose the blog that receives too many unwanted comments.
  2. Now in your blog dashboard navigate to settings >> posts and comments.
  3. Now you will see an option for word verification, just enable it. Click on save settings when done. That’s it.
From now on to post a comment your visitors have to complete this word verification. Adding CAPTCHA in your blog will not going to stop spam completely, but it will reduce it very much.

This will enable captcha in your blogger blog and the commenters have to pass this while commenting.

Final Words:

This is a simple but effective way to minimize spam comments in your blogger blog. Now It's your turn to share this post with your friends and write your views in comments till then Happy Preventing.

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