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Re: Alternate for Captcha - Need suggestions

From: Randal Rust <randalrust@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 8 May 2008 08:23:24 -0400
Message-ID: <a9caffe50805080523w11b33e09q5341452b93afc458@mail.gmail.com>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

On Thu, May 8, 2008 at 8:08 AM, Priti Rohra <priti.rohra@n-syst.com> wrote:

> I am considering suggesting a situation, where the person has to answer a
> question. If he can't answer, we can give an option to request another
> question.

This is the method that we have implemented on several projects. We
have kept it simple:

What is the first day of the week?

What is the first month of the year?

You just need to make sure that you accept *monday* and *Monday* from the user.

We have one site that gets 6-10,000 visits a day, and spam was a
continual problem, until we implemented this simple solution.

Randal Rust
R.Squared Communications
Received on Thursday, 8 May 2008 12:23:57 UTC

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