How to prevent spam email from your contact form

by | May 22, 2020 | Blog, Wordpress | 2 comments

It’s frustrating to receive a load of spam through your contact form isn’t it? It’s an issue as soon you have a site live with an easily found contact form! But there’s a simple way to prevent it using Google’s free ReCaptcha service!

Here I go over setting it up on both Contact Form 7, and Divi Contact Forms.

You’ll need:

To add it to Contact Form 7, you log in to your dashboard and head to Contact – Integrations:

And if you’re on Divi, it’s under the contact form settings, spam-protection:

Check out the video below for a full walk through. Any questions, or if you’re using a different contact form and need help, just let me know in the comments.


  1. Luci

    Thanks Andy – this has (you have) literally saved my sanity today with this!

  2. Elli

    Fantastic help thanks Andy, solved my problem straight away! 🙂


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