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Rate Limits & Anti-Spam

Note: Some limits only apply to new users. The number of days a user is considered new defaults to 3 but can be configured.

Rate Limit Article Update#

The number of articles a user can update within 30 seconds. To limit the number of articles a user can publish, see Rate Limit Published Article Creation below.

Rate Limit User Update#

The number of profile updates a user can make within 30 seconds.

Rate Limit Feedback Message Creation#

The number of times a user can submit feedback within a 5 minute period.

Rate Limit Follow Count Daily#

The number of users a person can follow in one day.

Rate Limit Comment Creation#

The number of comments a user can create within 30 seconds.

Rate Limit Comment AntiSpam Creation#

The number of comments a new user can create within a 5 minute period.

Rate Limit Mention Creation#

The number of times a user can @-mention other uses in a comment or post.

Rate Limit Listing Creation#

The number of listings a user can create in 1 minute.

Rate Limit Published Article Creation#

The number of articles that a user can publish within 30 seconds.

Rate Limit Image Upload#

The number of images a user can upload within 30 seconds.

Rate Limit Email Recipient#

The number of emails we send to a user within 2 minutes.

Rate Limit Organization Creation#

The number of organizations a user can create within a 5 minute period.

Rate Limite Reaction Creation#

The number of times a user can react in a 30 second period.

Rate Limit Sent Email Confirmation#

The number of times we will send a confirmation email to a user in a 2 minute period.

Rate Limit User Subscription Creation#

The number of user subscriptions a user can submit within 30 seconds.

Spam Trigger Terms#

Individual (case insensitive) phrases that trigger spam alerts, comma-separated. For example, if you are seeing a lot of spam about illegal movie downloads, you might want to consider adding these phrases: fullhd 1080p, free movie download to this field.

If any posts are published with these keywords, they will be auto-reported by your mascot as vomit reactions that you can confirm or mark as invalid in /admin/moderation/reports.

If any user names contain these strings they will also be flagged and user vomited, making their user score recalculat to a below zero[14858]