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Anti-spam packages

Here’s a great Laravel package if you want to use the no CAPTCHA reCATCHA that was introduced by Google last week:


Personally I’d go for a honeypot before resorting to a recaptcha because a honeypot is invisible for users. Here’s a good package by Maksim Surguy if you want to go that route:


Freek Van der Herten is a partner and developer at Spatie, an Antwerp based company that specializes in creating web apps with Laravel. After hours he writes about modern PHP and Laravel on this blog. When not coding he’s probably rehearsing with his kraut rock band. He loves waffles and butterflies.