Are you receiving a lot of spam comments on your WordPress blog? You’re not the only one. Thankfully over the years, we have learnt several ways to combat comment spam in WordPress. In this article, we will share some of the most valuable tips, and… Read More »
Spam is a growing problem for all websites. Often WordPress sites receive a huge number of spam comments. Thankfully there are tools to combat comment spam in WordPress, like Akismet and CAPTCHA. A few months ago, Akismet went down for a few minutes, and we… Read More »
Spam comments are a big pain in the ***. To prevent spam comments, bloggers end up taking strict measures such as requiring people to register or have everyone enter a captcha before submitting a comment. Spam prevention controls such as captchas, math quiz, and registration… Read More »
Once you have installed WordPress, you will see there is one default post, one default comment, but surprisingly a plugin that comes pre-installed. This famous WordPress plugin is known as Akismet. It is not activated by default, and even to activate it, you have to take extra steps. In this article we will provide everything you need to know about Akismet from how to installing it to why you need it.