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Akismet for JS

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Stop spam

Used by millions of websites, Akismet filters out hundreds of millions of spam comments from the Web every day. Add Akismet to your Node.js applications so you don't have to worry about spam again.

Quick start

Get a developer key

You first need to sign up for a developer key. This will give you access to the API and will allow Akismet to monitor its results to make sure things are running as smoothly as possible.


All Akismet endpoints require an API key. If you are not already registered, join the developer program.

Get the library

Install the latest version of Akismet for JS with npm:

npm install @cedx/akismet


This library is packaged as ECMAScript modules.

For detailed instructions, see the installation guide.