This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



The blogspam plugin is a hands-free way of preventing the submission of spam
comments. Once installed it checks each submitted comment against a centralised service and rejects SPAM automatically.

You will find your comment SPAM decrease significantly after enabling the

The plugin is free to install and use, and doesn’t require registration.
If you wish you can even run a server of your own to perform the testing!


General Instructions On Installation

  1. Download the plugin.
  2. Upload to your plugins folder, usually wp-content/plugins/, and unzip it.
  3. Activate the plugin on the plugin screen of the WordPress Admin panel.

Additional Configuration Options

Once installed you can find a new panel for configuration options specific
to this plugin from your admin panel.

Click on the menu “settings” and then choose “blogspam” to see the extra
options, and recent news.


How can I see what has been blocked?

If you visit the settings page you’ll see the count of rejected and
accepted comments.

Login as the admin and visit “Settings” then “Blogspam”.

Do you have a privacy policy?

Because we receive the contents of each of your comments prior to
their approval we do need to be careful with your data.
Our privacy policy is online here

How can I get in touch with you?

If you have questions to ask then you can get in touch, via the
contact address.

Contributors & Developers

“blogspam” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.