Plugins : Akismet 1.01 Apr 06 2006 | # | C:11

Akismet 1.01

April 6, 2006 - updated September 7, 2006 (Download)

According to the, “Automattic Kismet (Akismet for short) is a collaborative effort to make comment and trackback spam a non-issue and restore innocence to blogging, so you never have to worry about spam again.” In other words, Akismet is a cool collaborative comment spam filter. Akismet was developed for WordPress, but the service is available to anyone interested — including MovableType users. In order to use the Akismet service, you must sign up for a free account on and retrieve your API Key.


Download the Akismet plugin and install the contents of the plugin folder into your MovableType plugin folder.


  1. Sign up for a free account on
  2. Retrieve your API Key
  3. Log into MovableType, go to the Plugins settings and click on “Show Settings…” for the “Akismet Spam Filter”
  4. Enter the API key
  5. Change any configurations as needed and save
Version History
  • Version 1.01 - September 7, 2006
    Fixed Akismet Error: unknown column: text for class MT::TBPing error messages.
  • Version 1.0 - April 6, 2006
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