How to block spam on a wordpress Blog


    To help stop spam activate the Akismet plugin.

    1. Login to your wordpress blog
    2. On the right hand side there is a pugin button, click it
    3. Activate Akismet plugin (download here if its not all ready installed)
    4. Get a Wordpress API key (its free)
    5. Set the Wordpress API key in the Akismet settings page.

    99.98 % of spam will automatically be rejected. You should check the spam folder every once in a while to remove false positives.