(a-kĭz-mĭt) n. Possibly the best way in the world to protect you from web spam.

Akismet filters out your comment and track-back
spam for you, so you can focus on more important things.

Spams zapped to date

1,528,050 today alone
“Akismet is the best automated spam killer that actually gets better as it learns.”
- Vinny Carpenter
“Before Akismet I was spending more time deleting spam than creating content.”
- Sarah King
Put your spam fighting
on auto-pilot
Set it and forget it: Akismet is
getting smarter while you sleep.
Free for personal use, a
bargain for your business
We're not trying to make a killing,
but we still need to pay our bills.
Conquer spam, and give
your SEO a boost
Keep spammers from bringing
down your site's PageRank.
API for us nerds, with
libraries in many languages
Save yourself time with dozens of
pre-built libraries and plugins.