How to prevent spam and hide links from Comments by Simple CSS Code?

Ways to Find Hidden Spam Links & Text on your Blogger site and Effective method to hide Spammy links from Blogger comment section by using simple CSS.

Every blogger hates Spam and wants to get relief from it to save their blog. Formerly spam was not big deal for search engine but now it is very dangerous for the blog. 

Google has also introduced Penguin and Panda algorithm to find out spam and low-quality blog. But eventually, it is not able to make completely spam free. There are thousands of blog affected by Google Penguin and Panda algorithm updates and often Google degrades page rank and deletes blogs as penalties. 

As a result, many blogs including popular blog has already deleted for the Google penalties. All those efforts of Google reduced spam sites but can’t stop completely.

How to prevent spam and hide links from Comments by Simple CSS

Results of Spam in Blog

Google is forwarding their own way to stop spam, besides this, we have certain things to do to stop spam otherwise our blog also affect by Spammer. Remember Google is now not only penalize for inbound links as well as it will penalize for inferior quality outbound links. So those who are creating spam become a major reason to get a penalty from the Google Penguin algorithm against your site.

How Spammer Make Spam?

Spam can be created by leaving site address to comment box or if your blog is linked to a spam site then Google will treat it as spam. 

There are many popular blogs that got already Page Rank 2 or 3 Google has simply delete those site only for making spam. Because they leave their site or blog address in the comment box to get backlinks but due to a change of SEO rules now Google treat it as spam.

How to Hide Spam link from Blogger Comment Section?

I have personally seen that that blog that allows comments from Anonymous are mostly affected by spam. Google has introduced spam comment, by this option you can easily identify the commentator who has made spam. 

Because after getting a comment from a spammer the comment will go directly into the spam comment box. So after getting this we should simply delete it rather than publishing it.

How to Hide Spam link from Blogger Comment Section?

  • Blogger should enable comment moderation option thus they can check each and every comment and should enable word verification to stop auto comment creator.
  • In case of comment, you can select Register user including Open Id can comment or simply can select Google user for comments.
  • There is a simple code that you can add to your blog and this will hide all clickable links from the comment box. Which is most effective to stop spam. Please follow the below steps to add the code to your blogger theme.

Step 1: Log in to your Blogger account and Go to your Blogger Dashboard

Step 2: Click on -> Theme -> Edit HTML

Step 3: Now find ]]></b:skin> by Pressing Ctrl + F

Step 4: And Paste the below code above ]]></b:skin> 

.comment-content a {display: none;}

Step 5: And save your blogger theme.

That's it. Now check your comment box and see the magic. All clickable link will vanish.

Hope this article will help you to make your blog safe from spam thus you can get relief from Google Penalties. If you have any argument or suggestion kindly share with us. Your feedback is important for us.

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