In some questions, users want to post log entries when they ask questions. These log entries can contain URLs. In a recent case, a user got a message “new users can’t post more than 2 links”. So this could turn people off from posting in our forums.
I understand the intent here is to reduce spam.
Is there any way to tighten/adjust the detection of links? Maybe to whitelist certain domains or protocols (for instance, URLs common in logs for us might be
I’m open to other approaches as well, especially from people who have run into this same issue. Is there a way to change the “new users can’t post more than 2 links” message to provide more information and/or a suggestion of what to do?