Contact Form 7 Manual Spam Blocker Wordpress Plugin
Contact Form 7 Manual Spam Blocker is an easy-to-use plugin to block all those spammers who manually fill out forms on your website.It provides with an extra tab on each Contact Form 7 (CF7) edit screen where you can set block conditions for each input field in the form.Spammer usually can be identified with the continuous, unwanted contact form submission on your website who include some sort of marketing text in their message, e-mail are usually from the same domain.Each time you find a new spammer irritating you, just add another line in the block settings and show them a harsh spam message.
- Step #1: Edit any CF7 form and click on Block Spam tab.
- Step #2: Choose a condition to block the manual spammers “Value Equals to” or “Value Contains” for each input field.
- Step #3: Enter the message to be shown to the spammer. You may want to abuse the bloody ones!
- Step #4: Enter the input values to be blocked, one entry per line and just Save it.
Frequently Asked Questions
Which type of fields I can set SPAM blocking for?
We have allowed spam blocking on text, email, textarea, url and tel fields of Contact Form 7 (CF7). For the sake of ease few field types (select, checkbox, radio, captcha, number) are not enabled.
How to block big message in textarea input? To block SPAMMING in textarea field you should choose blocking condition “Value Contains” and use a small and important phrase from the SPAM message you receive.
ChangelogVersion 2.0.1 | 29 April 2019
Minor Bugs FixedVersion 2.0.0 | 16 April 2021
Added: Non-English Character Blocking for forms Added: Spam Counter Daily Reporting Added: Spam Logs with Flamingo [compatibility] Added: New Filters to manipulate settings on the go Added: Uinstall.php for clearing options on deletion Added: WP Forms compatibility with [Non-English Characters and Global Lists] Added: Spam Blocking for Formidable forms [Non-English Characters and Global Lists] Added: Different messages for form fields and form main errors Compatible with WordPress 5.7.1 Minor Bugs FixedVersion 1.2.1 | 12 April, 2021
Updated: To latest PHP version Fixed: Minor BugsVersion 1.2.0 | 18 May 2019
Improved: Plugin Speed Improved: Support Page Compatible with WordPress 5.2 Minor Bugs FixedVersion 1.1.1 | 22 March 2019
Admin Notices Fixed Minor Bugs FixedVersion 1.1.0 | 19 March 2019
Added: Global Blocklist Added: Global Email Blocklist Added: Honeypot Added: New Menu Added: Quick Links in Email Added: SPAM Block Counters Improved: Look and feel of the plugin Fixed: Minor Bugs Compatible upto wordpress version 5.1.1Version 1.0.0 | 11 September 2017
First Tested release Simple yet robust