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Spam isn't the bane of just email inboxes; it pollutes website comments and discussion forums, too. Akismet helps automatically keep the spammers and bots at bay, leaving the good stuff that real people contribute.
"This is a must-have for blogs that allow users to comment on posts," said Leslie Handmaker, senior marketing manager at Next Day Flyers. "It weeds out all the spam, and there is a ton of it." She's not exaggerating; Akismet recently blocked more than 97 million spam comments across all user sites -- in a single day. It has blocked more than 77 billion messages since the service launched.
SaaS As Innovation Driver?Software as a service is the clear No. 1 way enterprises consume cloud. InformationWeek's SaaS Innovation Survey reveals three tips to get the most from SaaS: Make it a popularity contest. Have an escape plan. And remember that identity is the new perimeter.
InformationWeek Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.