July 1, 2010 in Plugins by Dimitris Agorastos

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  • Akismet checks your comments against the Akismet web service to see if they look like spam or not. You need an API key to use it.
  • To access your Akismet Statistics go to Dashboard>Akismet Stats
  • You can review the spam it catches under Comments
  • To show the total number of spams on your blog, go to Appearance > Widgets and drag and drop the Akismet tab on your sidebar.