How to Stop Trackback Spam in WordPress

In this video tutorial we will show you how to stop wordpress from trackback spam.


If you want to stop wordpress trackback spam, go to the WordPress admin panel. Go to the “Plugins” tab and choose “Installed Plugins”.

Choose Installed Plugins

Select the “Akismet” plugin from the list of the installed plugins. This plugin is protecting your blog from comments and trackback spam. Press on “Activate”.

Activate the plugin

Click on “enter your Akismet API key”.

Enter your Akismet API key

On the next page enter your API key and check the “Auto-delete spam submitted on posts more than a month old” option.

Check the Auto-delete spam

Press the “Update options” button.

Start of the update

Now you website is protected.