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Rasmusbjørnskov   February 08, 2012, 05:07 PM

Whenever i try to comment on our family blog 'familibilleder' im flagged as spam. Really anoying. How do i get un-flagged?

 
Steffen Tiedemann Christensen Team 23   February 08, 2012, 11:03 PM

Unfortunately we don't run the spam filters ourselves, instead that's farmed out to Akismet. That's nice for us because it's easy, works well -- and works across sites. Unfortunately it makes it tough for specific people to be unflagged. Sorry about that.

Steffen

 
Rasmusbjørnskov   February 15, 2012, 09:20 AM

Hm.. Not a cool answer. We have a paying account which is now pretty annoying since we are all flagged as spam. Could you give me the contact info at Akismet please?

 
Rasmusbjørnskov   February 24, 2012, 05:13 PM

No answer??

 
nachbarnebenan plus   February 25, 2012, 11:05 AM

I think with the spammers getting more annoying Akismet has trouble keeping its filters up to date. Also, the captchas are getting sometimes almost impossible to solve… :(
I'd suggest to exclude plus and good standing long-time members (at least a year of membership, at least some public images uploaded and more than 10 comments of which none has ever been flagged as spam) from the spam filtering and captchas as a try and see what happens.

 
crazyrayman   April 06, 2012, 07:10 PM

Is there any way to unflag me as potential spammer? Typing secrets words when adding comments is driving me really crazy.

Thank you.

 
Quantumleaper   August 21, 2012, 07:36 PM

+1. These captchas a pretty tough to solve and it totally removes the fun from commenting in the long run.

 
crazyrayman   August 22, 2012, 06:21 PM

let's call it the "killing me softly effect".

 
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