@gotwf said in Cleaning downvotes by User X:
@crazycells Cool beans. 🐕
@crazycells said in Cleaning downvotes by User X:
But we prefer to ban them rather than deleting the account, since later the same trolls can re-open an account.
Perchance are you using StopForumSpam? Iirc, it tracks email addresses for reported spammers. Or maybe that is Project Honeypot? Hmm.. Maybe both! Heh.
Regardless, w/the code above you've the best of both worlds. Woot! 🦉
Yes, this code helped a lot. We have both StopForumSpam and Honeypot activated; however, these people are not trolls in the classical sense. I do not think they are active in any other forums...
We are the largest and only serious Turkish-American immigration forum, but there are tens of Facebook groups... These people fight with other members in other social platforms, mostly on other Facebook groups, then they take "revenge" in our forum 🙂