If you are running WordPress website or blog then you may have come into the situation where your website bombarded by spam bots and spam comments.
How you get notice the comment is spam or not? The comment maker is real or not? Is Spam Comment effects your website SEO? Lots of question on your head. Anyways we will discuss on all these topics on my upcoming post. As I know Many of us search on Google for the proper solution to block spammer and install tons of plugins without much more research and previous users experience.Some of you may come to know about Akismet WP Plugin but due to low-budget you skip to use this plugin.
Today I am going to tell you some tricks (Yes We can Say Trick to get Akismet API key for Free ) to get Akismet Account API Key for free so long as it’s for personal, non-commercial use and having up to 80,000 comments/month.
Steps to protect your WordPress website from spam comment bots
>> Log-In to Your WordPress back-end and click on plugin menu
>> Click on add New Link to add New Plugin and search for “Akismet” in Plugin Search field and click on search button.
>> Install Akismet WordPress Plugin and Activate it into your Web Site.
>> After Installation apply for new Akismet API Key.You can Sign-Up by using your WordPress.Com UserID your email ID.
>> For getting Free Akismet API Key you have to visit Akismet Official Website and select Personal Plan and click on sign up button.
>> You can sign up using your wordpress.com Account or sign up using your Email Address.
>> After Registration drag the pointer on right hand side to $0.00/yr and fill your First and Last name only and click on Continue Button.Here you no need to add any payment information.
>> Now Copy the above API Key and apply it into you WordPress Akismet option penal and click on save button for successfully installing Akismet Plugin into your website.
Please view the video for more Details.
Remember >> Don’t share your Akismet API Key to anyone for security reason.
I hope you will like this article about getting Akismet Free API Key. Please let me know if you have any concerns or any issue about getting API Key for your site.