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How do you stop all the robots registering?  It is so annoying!

Thanks.

Neo
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by:Jason C. Levine
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There are several plugins and methods available to stop registration spam on Word/BuddyPress.  Try this article to site:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Blogs/WordPress/A_10349-Stopping-Spam-in-WordPress.html
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I have read the article, but it hasn't really helped.  I am already a member of Akismet and I don't want to approve every member.  I will look again for a plugin but if you know of a good plugin, that would be wonderful.
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WangGuard is mentioned in that article.  It stops bot registrations.
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Thank you so much and apologies for not reading it properly
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