How To Configure AkismetWordPress Tutorial: How To Configure Akismet

You may be wondering what is Akismet?

Here is an exact definition “Akismet or Automattic Kismet is a spam filtering service. It attempts to filter link spam from blog comments and spam trackback pings”

Basically Akismet checks your comments against the Akismet web service to see if they look like spam or not and lets you review the spam it catches before you delete it. A very useful tool in my opinion!

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