+1 for a ‘Block’ feature.
These features should be disabled after Blocking:
- Viewing the Author’s Profile
- Viewing the Author’s Portfolio or any items therein
- Contacting the Author via his Profile
Some people are simply beyond reason, so for those type of situations a swift & effective solution such as this would be greatly appreciated.
Yes, most of the time when a product is free of charge, the publisher uses other methods to generate revenue, such as paid support & customization. So, pick your poison:
- Write your own
- Hire someone
- Purchase an existing solution
- Use an Open Source project as a base
- ...or a combination of the options above