Eric Cheng

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Enabled Akismet on Disqus due to comment spam

I really like [Disqus]( as a commenting engine, but I started getting hit by massive comment spam 2 days ago. Ever few hours, I was getting 15-25 comment spam messages here on my online journal, and I'd have to go into Disqus comment moderation, select them all, and mark them all as spam. Each spam blast featured identical messages on multiple posts. When I installed Disqus, I missed their [Akismet]( integration feature (or maybe it didn't exist, at the time). I've just enabled it, and will see if spam comments continue to come in...