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It's so irritating to dip back into the site every so often only to be met with a barrage of spam posts. So not a question, just getting a mini-rant off my chest.

Asked by: Susan Russell

  1. Lorraine Swoboda 4 days ago

    They happen at weekends when they think there are no Admin bods about. Another site owned by a big magazine group used to have the same problem and was closed down as a result. It's off-putting for possible new posters, and irritating for regulars, but it proved impossible to prevent.

  2. Susan Russell 1 week ago

    Yes, not blaming you, admin. One of life's irritations I guess

  3. Marlon Viloria 1 week ago

    I assume only registered members can post. So for those that post spam, may I recommend to rebuke them, then subsequently revoke their registration/membership once they've got the message? That way we can prune their numbers.

  4. Admin 2 weeks ago

    Hi Susan,

    Irritating for us, too. There's not much we can do to prevent them at the moment, and we do delete them as soon as possible.

    W&A Team


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