Stone of Remembrance

October 20, 2007

Spamming Milestone

Filed under: Commentary — admin @ 12:21

Since I installed it several months ago, Akismet has been trapping spam postings to this blog. This morning I reached a milestone: 100,000 spam postings have been caught.

To provide a little bit of perspective, there have been about six hundred postings and comments to the blog since I put it online in April, 2006.

This doesn’t deter me from the desire to kick spammers directly in the crotch, repeatedly, but it has made their irrelevant bandwidth consumption a nuisance rather than an obstacle.

Thanks again to PS for pointing me at this valuable tool.

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