Discussion in 'Site News, Suggestions, Complaints & Bugs' started by Gabe, Jan 6, 2018.
What's up with all the new threads lately for supplements?
I report about 2-3 a day lately ...
IDK why the sudden influx. Thx for,reporting them. I’m banning them as quick as I see them.
I report 2-3 per day it seems.
yea, I've banned 2-4/ day this last week. I'm banning the email domains as well but they find new ones.
something I was not aware of, there are providers of email addys that can be used for 60 mins and then they disappear...
Might need to go to a two step verification for new members temporarily.
Or maybe limit new users ability to post at first without long standing members (say 500+ posts or 3 or more years a member) vetting the post. I'd be happy to look at a new post when I come to the board to judge if it is spam or not before seeing what's new. It would only take a few seconds and it'd be for the good of the board. I suspect others would do that same. You could even make it a volunteer new member post review group. Until the new member makes a set number of legit posts. Say 25 or something. It would take that burden off the staff as I am sure they have plenty to do already.
I can't imagine a spammer would take the time to post a bunch of relevant posts to be able to drop a spam post.
After some searching around the new admin panel software and some online research, I think I found a way to cut the spam down, I hope it at least slows a lot from this point.
Thanks Dave! I didn't see any new spam this morning.
There was one I caught
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