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Akismet API Integrations

Build and run workflows using the Akismet API. Use 1000s of source-available triggers and actions across 2,100+ apps. Or write custom code to integrate any app or API in seconds.

Overview

The Akismet API is a powerful ally in the fight against spam. This API allows you to check comments and contact form submissions against Akismet's database of known spam. It can also provide valuable insights into the nature of the content being analyzed, helping you determine whether it's a legitimate message or an unwanted interruption. By integrating Akismet with Pipedream, you can streamline the spam filtering process across various platforms, ensure the integrity of user-generated content, and maintain a cleaner digital environment.

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import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform"
export default defineComponent({
  props: {
    akismet: {
      type: "app",
      app: "akismet",
    }
  },
  async run({steps, $}) {
    return await axios($, {
      url: `https://rest.akismet.com/1.2/usage-limit`,
      headers: {
        "accept": `application/json`,
      },
      params: {
        api_key: `${this.akismet.$auth.api_key}`,
      },
    })
  },
})

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Example Use Cases

  • Blog Comment Moderation Workflow: Automatically filter comments posted on your blog by connecting Akismet to a CMS like WordPress on Pipedream. When a new comment is posted, the workflow triggers, sends the content to Akismet for analysis, and depending on the result, it either approves the comment, marks it as spam, or even notifies the moderator via email for borderline cases.

  • Customer Feedback Protection: Ensure your customer feedback forms stay spam-free. This workflow integrates Akismet with form services like Typeform or Google Forms. When a new submission is received, it's passed to Akismet for vetting. Clean responses are stored in a Google Sheet, while suspicious ones are logged for review, keeping your feedback process pristine.

  • User Registration Shield: Protect your user registration process from fraudulent sign-ups. When a new user registers, pass their details through Akismet using Pipedream. If Akismet flags the registration as spam, the workflow can block the account creation or flag it for manual review, helping you maintain the integrity of your user base.

Authentication

Akismet uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your Akismet account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to Akismet APIs in both code and no-code steps.