BuddyPress anti-spam techniques

Those of us who run and / or manage BuddyPress-enabled WordPress sites will know exactly how bad (and annoying) the spam issues are – particularly registration spam.

Of course, as with anything related to BuddyPress, documentation and community help is sorely lacking…

Following are some of the techniques we’ve developed to handle BuddyPress spam đŸ™‚

Basic techniques

jQuery enabled + time to submit reg form

.htaccess techniques

Registration honeypot