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Akismet4Joomla 1.5.1 for Joomla 1.5

Akismet4Joomla 1.5.1 for Joomla 1.5


How Akismet work?
When a new comment, trackback, or pingback comes to your blog it is submitted to the Akismet web service which runs hundreds of tests on the comment and returns a thumbs up or thumbs down.
Read Akismet site for more details

What does this plugin do?
This #Joomla! component is UNUSABLE alone: other components HAVE TO USE IT. Consider this component as a Framework. It help other developers integrate Akismet in their code. This component is simply a bridge, hiding Akismet details and providing an unified way to use Akismet in #Joomla 3rd party component code.

NEW: Slider administrator panel.
NEW: Native #Joomla! 1.5 plugin, no need to install in legacy mode.

NEW: Checking now the validity of your Akismet key, see screenshot below

Akismet4Joomla now checking Akismet keys
NEW: check for proper operations, test individually comments, see screenshot below

NEW: Fully translated, including manuals, help and troubleshootings

: New API more like in #Joomla! 1.5, but the old one is still working

require_once (_JOOMLA_AKISMET_ADMIN_BASE . ‘/akismetJoomlaAPI.php’);
$JoomlaAkismetAPI = #JoomlaAkismetAPI::getJoomlaAkismetAPI();

NEW: Using Akismet PHP 5 engine version 0.4 (author Alex Potsides

  • Performance – changed HTTP version from 1.1 to 1.0 (with thanks to Jan De Poorter).
  • Performance – No longer issues a separate HTTP request to check validity of the API key with every instantiation.
  • Added a new public method ‘isKeyValid’ to manually check validity of the API key passed to the constructor.
  • The method ‘isCommentSpam’ (rather than the constructor) will now throw an exception if the API key is invalid.
  • Tidied up internal structure a bit.

Go to my download section to grab it

About The Author

Cédric Walter

I worked with various Insurances companies across Switzerland on online applications handling billion premium volumes. I love to continuously spark my creativity in many different and challenging open-source projects fueled by my great passion for innovation and blockchain technology.In my technical role as a senior software engineer and Blockchain consultant, I help to define and implement innovative solutions in the scope of both blockchain and traditional products, solutions, and services. I can support the full spectrum of software development activities, starting from analyzing ideas and business cases and up to the production deployment of the solutions.I'm the Founder and CEO of Disruptr GmbH.