In our continuing series about using forms on your website, here's an issue that comes up rather frequently. You put up your new form (Contact Us or something else) and now you're getting weird comments, requests, etc. through it. It takes time to wade through the muck to get to what you're really looking for — people who are interested in your product or service. Let's look at some ways to protect your site from junk submissions.
Protect Your Site from SPAM
Depending on my client's wishes, I use a bunch of different forms. Some I hate (you know who you are!) and there are others that make me want to kiss them. WPForms is in my lovey-dovey category. Why? One reason is that it is quick and easy to use and setup. As a website developer, there are enough things to tweak so having something that actually does what you tell it to do is so gratifying. [Read more…]