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I would recommend you to install and enable Akismet: http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/akismet/ Akismet checks your comments against the Akismet web service to see if they look like spam or not and lets you review the spam it catches under your blog's "Comments" admin screen.
I would recommend you to use a free captcha service like SweetCaptcha http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/sweetcaptcha-revolutionary-free-captcha-service/ You can also use an external service to manage your comments like Disqus http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/disqus-comment-system/
First off - it is near impossible to ensure 100% spam is never received on a public site that allows user submission, the best you can hope for is lowering it as much as you can.... Spam prevention is like a car alarm, it lowers the chances of becoming a victim. There is hundreds of guides on the net but here's 5 solutions:, I personally just remove the ...
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