If you are running a WordPress website then probably you will be annoyed with automated generated spam comments in your WordPress comment box. So this topic will show you how to avoid that kind of spam comments.
Log in to your WordPress dashboard then navigate to Plugins > Add new.
Search Akismet by WordPress plugin. Akismet is one of the popular anti-spamming plugin. Install and activate this plugin.
Now it's time to activate your Akismet plugin by using Akismet API key.
Click on Activate your Akismet account button, then you will redirected to Akismet website. Sign up and get your API key, it is totally free for small business starters. If you already have Akismet account then log in and get your API key.
After getting API key, simply insert in your Akismet then Akismet will be activate at the same time. Now you have successfully activate your Akismet plugin. You WordPress is now protected by spam comments.
Enjoy your journey!