Trish and I are thrilled to have Shannon from the blog…Fox Hollow Cottage here today! We have enjoyed getting to “know” her through our blogging and she is just too funny and sweet! Stop by and show her some love! Take it away Shannon!!
Firstly, I want to say Thank-You so much to
Bonnie & Trish
for having me here at Uncommon Designs today!
Hi, my name is Shannon.
You can usually find me blogging over at
The girls have invited me over today to talk to you all about something very serious.
It’s something that affects every blogger.
I am here to tell you…
How To Remove Word Verification
from your Blog
Do you like getting comments on your blog?
Of course you do!!
Everyone who blogs does.
off your blog.
I can guarantee there are people who would
LOVE I tell you!
nothing more then to leave you
Poetic comments, gushing about
how they Love your project… your pictures
and your sheer genius!
They Do Not.
Not only, do you have to type in an almost indecipherable word…
you must enter
NO ONE has time for this.
We are all so busy… and there are so many blogs we
love to visit and comment on.
Trying to figure out those silly letter takes for-evah.
If you can even READ them!
Before your poor readers don’t have any hair left.
Please, simply follow these
easy instruction on
If you have a BLOGGER blog do this;
(If you are using the “updated blogger interface”, you’ll need to switch back to the old version to make this adjustment. You’ll find it in the very upper right hand side of your dashboard.)
1. Go To Your DASHBOARD.
2. Select “Settings”.
3. Then, Select “Comments”. (it’s right under settings) and looks like this; 4. Scroll Down.
You Will See This;
This will require people leaving comments on your blog to complete a word verification step, which will help reduce comment spam.Learn more
Blog authors will not see word verification for comments.
5. Select NO.
My goal in writing this post
is to simply help eliminate word verification.
A.K.A – “Captcha”
Please know that I hope I don’t come across as a know-it-all.
Because I might know just about enough to get by 😉
I am truly just trying to help.
I have heard time and again from people, that they are not even bothering to leave comments if they have to jump the hurdle of word verification.
I would hate for you to miss out
on connecting with your readers.
Thanks so much for your time!!