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=== Confident CAPTCHA ===
Contributors: ConfidentTechnologies
Version: 2.5.1
Tags: CAPTCHA, CAPTCHA Security, CAPTCHA plugin, picture CAPTCHA, image CAPTCHA, Confident CAPTCHA, Simple CAPTCHA, anti-spam, anti-bot, security, capcha, catcha, captha, reCAPTCHA, login, lost password, registration, spam, comments, forgot password
Requires at least: 3.0
Tested up to: 3.5.1
Stable tag: 2.5.1
License: GPLv2 or later
License URI: http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html

Confident CAPTCHA™ is a clickable, picture CAPTCHA that stops spam and malicious bots, while remaining very easy for people to solve.

== Description ==
Confident CAPTCHA™ is a clickable, picture CAPTCHA that stops spam and malicious bots, while remaining very easy for people to solve. All your website visitors have to do is click a few specific pictures to prove they are human and not a bot. It takes just a few seconds to solve.

Stop spam and bots on your website without frustrating your users.  Download Confident CAPTCHA today! 


= Features =

* Picture-based CAPTCHA, easy to use
* No typing required
* International languages: Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and more
* Audio option for the visually impaired
* Mobile-optimized version available (works on Apple or Android-based smartphones and tablets)
* Fail-over coverage

= Configuration Options =

* Dial-up or dial-down security by increasing or decreasing the size of the grid and the number of pictures shown to users
* Determine how many pictures users must click
* Choose to show or hide letters overlaid on the images, for optional typing input
* Brand the CAPTCHA with your logo, images, or billboard ads
* Use for login, on comment forms, registration forms or password resets
* Verify the CAPTCHA via AJAX, so the user knows if they solved the CAPTCHA correctly without having to submit the page

= Benefits =

* Stop spam, fraudulent registrations and other malicious activities from bots
* End user frustration
* Increase conversion rates
* Reduce web page abandonment
* Easy to deploy

= Confident CAPTCHA integration with Wordpress protects the following =

* Confident CAPTCHA for Registration form 
* Confident CAPTCHA for Comment form
* Confident CAPTCHA for Login form
* Confident CAPTCHA for Lost password form

= Requirements =

Wordpress >= 3.0, simpleXML and cURL extensions

You will need an API key from [Confident Technologies](http://www.confidenttechnologies.com/content/get-confident-captcha-today "Confident CAPTCHA") to use this plugin. Keys are free for sites with up to 50,000 CAPTCHAs displayed monthly. 

Please vote for and review this plugin!

== Installation ==

	1. Register for an account at [http://www.confidenttechnologies.com/content/get-confident-captcha-today](http://www.confidenttechnologies.com/content/get-confident-captcha-today) to get your API Credentials

	2. Download and activate the Confident CAPTCHA Wordpress plugin from this site

	3. Go to the Confident CAPTCHA settings (under "Settings"), make sure you have the API credentials you obtained from [Confident Technologies](https://login.confidenttechnologies.com/accounts/signin/?#).

		* Customer ID	
		* Site ID
		* API Username
		* API Password

	Check the appropriate boxes to dictate where you want Confident CAPTCHA to appear on your page. Save your changes. 

	Congratulations!  Confident CAPTCHA is now installed on your Wordpress site!
	
    Click [here](http://www.confidenttechnologies.com/content/how-install-confident-captcha-wordpress-website) to see a video showing how to install Confident CAPTCHA on Wordpress in only 5 minutes!
	
== Screenshots ==

1. Confident CAPTCHA with Logo and Billboard
2. Confident CAPTCHA with Logo
3. Confident CAPTCHA mobile on cell phone
4. Confident CAPTCHA mobile on tablet
5. Confident CAPTCHA in alternate color

== Changelog ==
= 2.5.1 =
* Added new CAPTCHA Color choices including:  Brown, Blue, Grey, Violet, Maroon, and Lime!
* Improved the UI to have less issues when displayed near the bottom of a page.
= 2.5 =
* Enable AJAX to see if the solution was correct/incorrect immediately.
* Max tries, set the number of times a user can solve Confident CAPTCHA.

== Upgrade Notice ==
= 2.5.1 =
   Added new CAPTCHA Color choices including:  Brown, Blue, Grey, Violet, Maroon, and Lime!
   Improved the UI to have less issues when displayed near the bottom of a page.
= 2.5 =
Introduces immediate feedback via AJAX as well as lets you limit the number of times a user may solve the CAPTCHA per pageview.

== ATTENTION ==
To install our CAPTCHA you have to follow instructions in Installation tab. Otherwise the CAPTCHA won't work correctly.
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