Lately there's this one person who keeps leaving comments on my website, they have multiple gravatar accounts with different names, pictures, and IP addresses. I know it's the same person because they leave their website's name "99extraincome" on every comment.

The comments are relevant to my content and good, but I'm just unsure if I should approve them due to their multiple IP addresses, names, accounts. I'm just paranoid and not sure if I have any reason to be

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MarionBlack Premium
I could be wrong but I think he's trying to sneak a way past your defences. Some website owners have their site set up to automatically approve all comments from someone who has previously been approved. Go with your gut instincts.
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JamesJB Premium
Ah...and would that mean this somebody could drop a nasty link in a comment, and infiltrate Kent's website?
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MrKent Premium
I didn't see any links within the comment, but who knows what they're trying to do with all these different accounts. If they're legitimate they should post multiple comments under one account. Im just going to delete their comments, not worth taking any risks.
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MarionBlack Premium
Yes, it's one way to get spammy links into the ethernet.
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JamesJB Premium
Do you know of a way to take precautions against this sort of thing happening? I mean if Kent didn't notice, and his theme will just accept future comments without these being manually approved?
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MarionBlack Premium
It's covered in this video Fast forward to 2:25
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JamesJB Premium
I just went over your very informative training, through that link you provided.

Many thanks for this, Marion...it's brilliant!
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MarionBlack Premium
:)
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Vickic3 Premium
Delete him is my opinion- you will get heaps of real ones and you do not need the hassle
Vicki
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JamesJB Premium
Also, watch out for any links he might drop in his comments...
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Rich908 Premium
I certainly would not risk it. I always go with my gut feeling ..it’s never wrong
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JKulk1 Premium
That's a difficult one. It could be that he is operating a large number of websites, some do. Just look out for any possible spam emails. Jim
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