Preventing Cyrillic Text entry on Forms
Dealing with a little russian spam are you? Well that’s no problem, let’s see if we can’t prevent these bots from submitting non latin text!
November 15 - November 17, 2021
Time to completion - 4 hours
Properly document / comment each variable and function used to create this solution
Use your best judgement on the new Page’s layout. We don’t have any text content for it yet, but it is basically just a thank you page for people who have successfully filled out the catering page.
The client provided us with all the necessary materials, We structured everything, and the next day our developer Boris Yeltsyn got to work.
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Here's what we did
I decided to go with back-end php validation instead of jquery since bots can just ignore jquery.
Ultimately I wrote the code snippet with a combination of PHP and Jquery. I then created a dummy page and added a new form to it in order to test the new submission criteria.
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Here's how it came out
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What the Customer thinks
Awesome! I'm really happy to have this done since it should cut down on the amount of form spam that we've been seeing recently. Thanks!
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