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How to config Akismet plugin for your WordPress

Posted In Wordpress plugins, Wordpress tips - By Techtiplib on Sunday, June 23rd, 2013 With 1 Comment

As you know, Akismet checks your comments against the Akismet web service to see if they look like spam or not. In this article I show you how to config Akismet plugin for your WP site:

Step 1: Download and install Akismet:

Step 2: Access and click to “Get an Akismet API Key” button

Get an Akismet API Key

Step 3: Fill out the form to register Akismet account, then click Sign Up button

Signing up for Akismet

Step 4: Choose the personal account, click “SIGN UP” button

Akismet API key signup-choose a plan

And fill your contact details, at WHAT IS AKISMET WORTH TO YOU? pull the money to $0 (for FREE account). Then click “CONTINUE” button

Akismet final sign up step

Step 5: Get your Akismet API key

Get Akismet API key

Step 6: Go to your Akismet config by one of the ways below:

– Plugins/Akismet

– Jetpack/ Akismet stats

Copy your code above and put in to the text field, then click “Save Changes” button. If correct, like the picture below:

Your Akismet account has been successfully set up and activated


Tips: When finish configuration Akismet, go to Settings/ Discusstion and find and leave choosing:

– An administrator must always approve the comment
– Comment author must have a previously approved comment

See the picture below:

Wordpress discussion


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