ADD GOOGLE RECAPTCHA TO YOUR WORDPRESS WEBSITE

Table of Contents
  • 1. Introduction: What is Recaptcha
  • 2. Introduction with Uber Recaptcha
  • 3. Features of Uber Recaptcha
  • 4. How to add Recaptcha to our website

1. WHAT IS RECAPTCHA

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Add-google-Recaptcha-on-website
Recaptcha is free service just like a Captcha and is offered for free by Google for the purpose of protecting the website from abuse and spam so that it can be confirmed that user of the PC is a human and not a robot. In WordPress, we have Plugin for Recaptcha called 'Uber Recaptcha'.

2. Recaptcha is required to protect our website from bots, hackers, registration form spams. So, to avoid this situation we keep our website using one simple Plugin available on Wordpress. The Plugin I am telling about you today is UberRecaptcha which is available on Wordpress. This Plugin can be easily used and installed on our Wordpress website.
We will be adding Captcha to our website for ensuring our website security. 

3. Features of Uber reCaptcha: 

Uber reCaptcha is a useful plugin for WordPress website users where it provides protection to the login form, register form, comment form and recover password form in our WordPress website. 

4. HOW TO ADD RECAPTCHA TO OUR WEBSITE

To do this, first of all, we need to login to our Wordpress website. Once you are logged in to our dashboard you need to hover to plugin and then add new.
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Add-google-Recaptcha-on-website
In the Search Bar type 'Uber Recaptcha' and here you will first option 'Uber Recaptcha'
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Add-google-Recaptcha-on-website
 Needless to mention here that this is one of the best Recaptcha Plugin. Once it is installed, you will see an 'Activate' button. Now you need to click on 'Activate' button to proceed further and install the Uber Recaptcha plugin in your Wordpress website for free. 
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Add-google-Recaptcha-on-website
Once the plugin gets activated you will see "Site/Secret key for Uber Recaptcha haven't yet been completed. Please go here and enter them so the plugin can function" written on the top. 
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Add-google-Recaptcha-on-website
For this, scroll down the page and you will see Uber reCaptcha option like this. 
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Add-google-Recaptcha-on-website
Click on the Uber reCaptcha button as shown above and now you will see the Uber Google reCaptcha Plugin settings page. This plugin has all the features which are there in the premium version. 

On this page, you will get the reCaptcha site key and the reCaptcha secret key. By clicking the "Get your reCaptcha site and secret key by clicking on the following link: Opens in a new tab", you will be redirected to a new page. 

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Add-google-Recaptcha-on-website
In this new page, in the top right corner, you will find the Admin Console button and you need to click on this Admin Console button and after this, a new page will open where you need to log in with your Gmail account and certain entries like the label (which you can fill anything like demo prayagjobs.com. You can also add your name to the label option). On the same page, you can select a reCaptcha type and add your domain name which you can protect with reCaptcha. Once you are done with all the settings, click on the Submit button. 

Once you have click on the submit button you will get the site and secret key. Copy these keys and paste them on the Uber Google reCaptcha Plugin as shown below:
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Add-google-Recaptcha-on-website

Select the option where you want to enable reCaptcha like Login Screen, Register Screen, Comment Form and Recover Password Form. Keep rest options to the default. 
To ensure the safety of your website click on the other options like  SEO editor, SEO manager, Subscriber, Contributor, etc. available at the bottom of the page because this is the only option you can save your blog/ website from getting hacked. Once you have done with these changes, click on the Save Changes button. 

Now, reCaptcha settings will work on your website.