How do I reset or change my password?

If you forget your Akismet/WordPress.com password you can reset it by following the instructions in this guide.

You need to first visit this page:
https://wordpress.com/wp-login.php?action=lostpassword

Next put in the email address or username of the account in which you want to reset the password for and then press the “Get New Password” button.

Reset Password

You will then be taken to this screen. You can ignore the login form as you haven’t reset your password yet so you cannot login.

Confirmation

What you need to do is check your email which will have an message from us confirming that you want to reset your password. Just press the “Reset password” button and a new window will open up that will allow you to reset your password.

Email

Just type in your new password and press the “Reset Password” button and you’re all done.

Reset Password