Akismet, the anti-blogspam solution from the makers of WordPress, have released stats from their service over at the Akismet site. The numbers are startling.
Total spam: 36,671,004
Total ham: 4,056,264
Today (UTC, 13 hours left)
Spam today: 605,652
Ham today: 26,793
Anyone know the address of any blog spammers out there? I’d like to pay them a visit…
Matt Craven is the former editor & publisher of The Blog Herald. Currently, Matt is the co-founder of Bryghtpath LLC, a consulting practice located in Woodbury, Minnesota. Matt's presently looking for new blogging gigs. Ping him at matt (at) bryghtpath dot com. You can follow him on Twitter.