One Click Mark Spammer for BuddyPress

One Click Mark Spammer is a plugin for BuddyPress based social network. It allows Site Administrators to mark users as spammer in a single click(using ajax, no page reload) from the Members directory, User profile or Group members list. We use it on BuddyDev and during the course of last few years, it has saved us more than 100 hours in marking spammers.


  • Allows site admins to mark unmark user as spammer in a single click
  • User can be marked spammer from the members directory
  • User can be marked spammer from the group members list
  • User can be marked spammer from the User profile


Here is what you get after marking user as spammer

If you are on User profile, you will see this if the user is not marked spammer

If the user is marked spammer, you will get a button to unmark him as spammer(not a spammer) as shown below.

And In the same way, You will see the buttons to mark unmark on group members list.

Please note, the option to mark spam is visible to Site admin/Super admin only.

Release History

  • Version: 1.1.4

    Monday, 26 February, 2024
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 12.3
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 7.0+

    Bumping version to regenerate archive for WordPress 6.4.3 compatibility.

  • Version: 1.1.3

    Wednesday, 20 December, 2023
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 12.0
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 7.0+

    Added compatibility with BuddyPress 12.0

  • Version: 1.1.2

    Saturday, 26 June, 2021
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 9.0.0
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 7.0+

    Added the ability to delegate the mark spammer capability to other roles using a filter(code).

  • Version: 1.1.1

    Wednesday, 09 June, 2021
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 8.0.0
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 7.0+

    Added support

  • Version: 1.1.0

    Thursday, 09 April, 2020
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 5.1.2
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 4.0

    Clean code. Force clear session on being marked as spam.

  • Version: 1.0.4

    Monday, 22 July, 2019
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 5.0
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress1.8+

    #Tested with BuddyPress 4.1
    Updated to allow unmarking user as spammer in non multisite install. Now you can do so by visiting Dashboard->Users->Edit(user) and uncheck the Mark as Spammer box.

    Released on: 04/25/2015

  • Version: 1.0.3

    Wednesday, 29 August, 2012
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 1.6.1
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 1.6+

    Updated to Support BuddyPress 1.6

  • Version: 1.0.1

    Thursday, 14 April, 2011
    • Tested With: BudyPress 1.5
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 1.5

    Update for Bp 1.5

  • Version: 1.0

    Monday, 25 October, 2010
    • Tested With: WordPress 3.0 +BuddyPress 1.2.6
    • Compatible With: WordPress 3.0+BuddyPress 1.5.2

    The fist release of One Click Mark spammer for BuddyPress.

  • Version: 1.1.2

    Tuesday, 06 April, 2010
    • Tested With: BuddyPress 1.5.5
    • Compatible With: BuddyPress 1.5+

    Update to fix the problem when groups are renamed to something else. Thanks to Bill for reporting.