If you are looking to make your Magento 2 store secure, you have to follow the best practices. So, adding reCAPTCHA is one of them. reCAPTCHA is introduced by Google to reduce human efforts used to prevent spam. With this new reCAPTCHA, you just need to click away to show that you are a human, not any bot. So, you can’t neglect Magento 2 Google Invisible reCAPTCHA, if you want a reliable and secure eCommerce store.
Here, we have listed five steps that will take you through the process of how you can add Magento 2 reCAPTCHA to your Magento website step by step.
Registering a Google reCAPTCHA account is quite a simple process. You need to sign in with your Gmail account. After that, go to Google’s reCAPTCHA sign up page. This is what you can start the reCAPTCHA process.
Now, first, fill out the label for the keys then choose the type of reCAPTCHA. You can check that three types of reCAPTHCHA are available in the registration process.
After selecting your desired captcha type, here you need to enter your Magento domain and subdomain on which you are looking to add Magento 2 Google reCAPTCHA.
Now, click the checkbox to accept terms of services and then click on Register.
After registering, you will be automatically redirected to the new page. Here you need to check to “add reCAPTCHA to your site section” and you will get the captcha keys here itself. In this step, you need to copy Site Key and Secret Key as that will help you in the next step.
Now, you need to go to the admin panel of your Magento store and follow the below steps:
After that, copy and paste KEY in the configuration.
If you want to change the setting then clear the Use system value checkbox.
Expand the Frontend section and add Google reCAPTCHA to customer accounts:
Here also if you want to change the setting then clear the Use system value checkbox.
As soon as you complete the above process, just you need to click on Save Config.
Now, to cross-check, just go to any page of your store and do the needful. We are showing a demo for the contact page and here is a result.
By checking the above output from the screenshot, we can say that Magento 2 reCAPTCHA is successfully configured.
For any reason, if you want to disabling Google reCAPTCHA use command:
php bin/magento msp:security:recaptcha:disable
Google reCAPTCHA Magento 2 extension by MageAnts secures your Magento stores from bots, spammers and any other malicious actors without annoying your store customers. Because our team of professionals cares about maintaining a good reputation, customer privacy and security as they know these are key points for managing any website especially eCommerce websites.
Hope it will be beneficial to you, if you need any help or need any customization, don’t hesitate to contact us. Our professionals are here to help you happily.