You can easily encode mailto and plain email address links on your WordPress site and hide them from spambots. Email Encoder Bundle is a free WordPress plugin that plugin works directly when activated. Simply install and activate it, after activation visit your admin area Dashboard -> Settings -> Email Encoder Bundle plugin option page and check where you want options to take effect like you can enable it on all posts, comments and text widgets. You can set it to automatically encode both mailto and plain email addresses links, you can set class for mailto links and there are few more useful options.
You might have spend a lot time chasing spammers and deleting automated posts posted automated software. Now you can stop spam bots registering on your WordPress site, here is an easy and powerful plugin that lets you modify registration link of your WordPress site which stops WP spam bot registrations. Of course this plugin is not the ultimate spam-bot protection but it is a great additional protection against them.