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[–] weezkitty 0 points 13 points (+13|-0) ago 

I do wonder if the invite-only thing is only temporary allowing the system to scale up in a more controlled manner.

Hopefully. Another speculation is the registration page is an attack vector for those trying to kill voat

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[–] Imapopulistnow 0 points 8 points (+8|-0) ago 

My guess is it was to get rid of trolls like that ardvark666 assclown

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[–] apocsnow 0 points 4 points (+4|-0) ago 

I'm not entirely against trolls - I would be willing to put up with them, to keep a free and open internet.

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[–] woofcat 0 points 7 points (+7|-0) ago 

Level 7 attacks will leverage a portion of the page that is expensive for the server to process. It wouldn't shock me of some botnet was creating thousands of accounts a minute and chewing up resources.

Remember CloudFlare is helping but not perfect.

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[–] Absolem 1 points 5 points (+6|-1) ago 

These people are well and truly fucking pathetic.

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[–] Fuck_Nose_Cunt_Face 1 points 2 points (+3|-1) ago 

u/Putitout was commenting in a thread yesterday and pretty much confirmed this is exactly what's happening.