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Akismet class: Check whether a text is spam using Akismet service

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akismet 1.0BSD License4.0Content management, Web services, Blogs
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This class can be used to check whether a blog comment or some other text is spam using Akismet Web service.

It can access the Akismet Web server and execute several possible services:
- Verify whether your Akismet service access key is valid
- Check whether a text is spam
- Submit a text that is known to be spam
- Submit a text that was marked as false positive spam


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Spam is a threat to the quality of most content sites. Many tools have been developed to fight all sorts of spam.

Akismet is a Web based service that was created initially with the intention to fight spam on Wordpress blog comments. Its generic API make it useful to fight spam on other types of blogs or even other types of Internet application.

This class provide a solution to integrate Akismet spam filtering services in any PHP applications.

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