en
  English
Phone :  +370 (5) 204-1903
Email: sales@1gbits.com
  1. Dedicated server
  2. Blog
  3. How to add CAPTCHA protection to WordPress
How to add CAPTCHA protection to WordPress

17

Feb, 18

In this article we will describes how to add CAPTCHA protection to a WordPress site using the Google Captcha (reCAPTCHA) plugin. CAPTCHAs help protect your site from spamming by bots and other malicious users.

Adding CAPTCHA protection

To add CAPTCHA protection to a WordPress site using the Google Captcha (reCAPTCHA) plugin, you must follow these steps:

Step 1: Log in to WordPress as the administrator user.

Step 2: To add new plugin, under Dashboard, click Plugins, and then click Add New.

1_12

Step 3: To search google captcha plugin, type google captcha in the Search text box.

1-2

Step 4: Click Enter.

Step 5: Find the Google Captcha (reCAPTCHA) plugin, and then click Install Now.

2_9

Step 6: After plugin  installation accomplisment , under Dashboard, click Plugins, then click Installed Plugins.

4_3

Step 7: Find the Google Captcha (reCAPTCHA) plugin, and then click Activate.

3_4

Step 8: Click Settings.

5_2

Step 9: You must create a public and private key to use Google Captcha. Click the Get the API Keys link under Authentication.

6_2

Step 10: You will directed to google page. At first box enter an optional name and in second box, enter your domain name. After you receive your keys from Google, type the site key into the Site Key text box, and type the secret key into the Secret Key text box.

Step 11: Under Options, select the settings that you want, and then click Save Changes.

Step 12: CAPTCHAs are now activated for your site. To test this, go to your WordPress site's login page WordPress displays a CAPTCHA in the login page.

For more information about the Google Captcha (reCAPTCHA) plugin, please visit WordPress site.

Congratulations! You have learned How to to add CAPTCHA protection to WordPress.

If you are facing any problem with the installation, feel free to comment here. We will help you to solve the issue.

 

 

 

author img

Mery

Generic placeholder image
Demetra

2019 Apr 01, 15:04:31

Just want to say your article is as surprising. The clearness on your submit is simply cool and i can suppose you are knowledgeable on this subject. Fine together with your permission allow me to grasp your RSS feed to stay up to date with coming near near post. Thanks a million and please keep up the rewarding work.

Generic placeholder image
jerryperes

2019 Apr 03, 13:04:40

Thanks for write this amazing stuff for us. It is very helpful for me because i want to add captcha protection in my wordpress website.

Generic placeholder image
Danae

2019 Apr 07, 23:04:59

I'm really enjoying the design and layout of your site. It's a very easy on the eyes which makes it much more pleasant for me to come here and visit more often. Did you hire out a designer to create your theme? Fantastic work!

Generic placeholder image
Jerry Peres

2019 Jun 21, 14:06:56

Given info about How to add CAPTCHA protection to WordPress is really helpful for me. Thanks for sharing.

Generic placeholder image
Jerry Peres

2019 Jul 04, 14:07:59

My brother recommended I might like this blog. He was totally right. This post actually made my day. You can not imagine simply how much time I had spent for this information! Thanks!

Generic placeholder image
Easy.gr

2019 Aug 08, 08:08:45

My brother recommended I might like this blog. He was totally right. This post actually made my day. You can not imagine simply how much time I had spent for this information! Thanks!

Leave A Comment