reCaptcha is a Google service that helps you avoid spam by adding a validation step at the end of your website's forms. This step prevents malicious software or bots from automatically filling forms on your website.
Example of a reCAPTCHA validation method
Integrating reCAPTCHA with Nexudus
Integrating reCAPTCHA with Nexudus is a two-step process:
Step 1 - Generating your reCAPTCHA Keys
Before you can enable the reCAPTCHA integration with Nexudus, you need to generate reCAPTCHA keys.
If the side menu is not visible, click .
Click Get Recaptcha key.
The link redirects you to the Google reCAPTCHA site registration form.
Give your key a name in the Label section.
In the reCAPTCHA type section, select reCAPTCHA v2 and select the validation method of your choice.
In the Domains section, type your website's address in the following format:
For default Nexudus domains — yourspacename.spaces.nexudus.com
You can find your default web address via Settings > Website.
For custom domains— yourcustomdomain.com and www.yourcustomdomain.com
You can find your website's custom domain via Settings > Website > Domain.
In the Owners section, type the email address of the people who manage the website.
Tick the Accept the reCAPTCHA Terms of Service checkbox.
If you want to be notified of any suspicious traffic or issue with reCAPTCHA, select the Send alerts to owners check
You'll be redirected to a page that displays both your site and your secret key.
Landing page after generating a new reCAPTCHA key
Keep this page open for the next step of the integration.
Step 2 - Adding reCAPTCHA Keys to your Nexudus Account
Once you've generated your reCAPTCHA keys, all you need to do is add them to your Nexudus account.
- If the side menu is not visible, click .
- Go to Settings > Integrations.
- Scroll down the integrations list and click on reCaptcha.
- Set the Enable section to YES.
- Copy your site key from the reCAPTCHA page you left open in the previous step.
- Paste your site key in the Site key/public key field in Nexudus.
- Copy your secret key from the reCAPTCHA page you left open in the previous step.
- Paste your secret key in the Private key field in Nexudus.
- Click Save changes.
The integration of reCAPTCHA with your Nexudus account is now complete. The reCAPTCHA integration can take some time to appear on your members portal.