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Block Russian Comment Spam In Wordpress

If you run a WordPress blog, you may have noticed a significant uptick in Russian spam comments recently.

If this is an issue and you're running Akismet (recommended), you can tell Akismet to blacklist comments containing ".ru" in the comment body, name, URL, or e-mail. Go to Options > Discussions. Here's a screenshot.

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