Spam Trap for Contact Form 7

Description

This plugin adds spam checks to catch contact form 7 spam. It does so in the background without annoying your legitimate users with captchas. Simply install and activate. Optionally set limits for how many links you’ll allow in a comment and set up email notices of blocked or allowed form entries (useful for test and evaluation)

Installation

  1. Use WordPress’s auto plugin installer. Search for SPAM TRAP FOR CONTACT FORM 7
  2. Download a zip version from http://softsmart.co.za/2017/01/08/spam-trap-contact-form-7/ and use wordpress plugin uploader

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Use WordPress’s auto plugin installer. Search for SPAM TRAP FOR CONTACT FORM 7
  2. Download a zip version from http://softsmart.co.za/2017/01/08/spam-trap-contact-form-7/ and use wordpress plugin uploader

Contributors & Developers

“Spam Trap for Contact Form 7” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Changelog

1.0.0

  • Initial version

1.0.1

  • Fixed bugs in saving settings.
  • Added message field name to change which field is filtered in the contact form 7 form.
  • Changed filter to work in the skip_mail filter rather than the before send action because in before send the skip_mail property has been made private so we can’t set it if needs be

1.0.2

  • Checks for blank messages and counts as spam if found. This is because spammers are now putting their message into the subject and leaving the message blank