Akismet checks your comments against the Akismet Web service to see if they look like spam or not.
Akismet is fantastic and 100% effective at catching spam comments!
Although Akismet automatically deletes the most offensive spam, I would like a configurable option to also have it automatically delete any comments it believes is spam to save me the extra step of clicking the Empty Spam button. With 100's of spam comments each day there's no way I'm going to look for a non-spam comment and always just click the Empty Spam button.
Nothing further to add, the plugin just works great!
Simply put, I don't run any site without installing and configuring Akismet first. This is the most essential WordPress plugin around. Even better, Akismet not only catch spam on WordPress sites, but the system can work on website systems as well.
Nice job, Automattic! And keep up the good work, Dan!
I couldn't wish something better. a great tool to have on your own blog.
Akismet is best for my http://punch2crunch.com
Running on strict mode, and I never see anything I shouldn't :)
This plugin is as easy as setting and forgetting! I never have to worry about spam!
Spam gone, just like that. Big relief not to be bothered with the lousy crap that flows into one's site.
Worth every cent.
does the job, confusing new paid versions...
i cant believe they still prompt me for review have you gone over 1 billion installs yet hahah
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