Is it true that blogs on WordPress escape spam comments?

Matt Mullenwag, WordPress founder, says that the Akismet service eliminates comment spam.
Stephen Baker

Has anyone tried Akismet, the spam-blocker? In an interview, Matt Mullenweg, founding developer of WordPress, credits it with eliminating comment spam among users. But he warns that if Google figures out how to purge the sploggers from its Blogger service, many are likely to migrate to WordPress.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.