After activating the plugin, a message will appear on the top of the window that reads “Akismet is
not active. You must enter your .com API key for it to work.” as shown in Figure 16-6.
Get your API key from
After activating your account, you’ll receive the API key by email. Click the “enter
your .com API key” link at the top of the page, which sends you to a page where you
can enter the API key. Enter it. At that point, your plugin is enabled and ready for use! For more
information on using Akismet, visit
Sociable: Social Bookmarking Icons
The Sociable plugin generates social bookmaking icons for your blog posts. Social bookmarking is
discussed at length in Chapter 7.
This plugin does not support adding icons to web feeds. If you want to do so, you
can apply the Sociable patch described at
Chapter 16: : Creating an SE-Friendly Blog
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