The Spam Manifesto: Reactive Spamming, Big Spam, Spam Reduce

Dear Spammers, When blogging and interacting with our users on forums, dealing with your spam is part of our every day work. Our WordPress blog luckily uses Akismet, a comment spam prevention tool, which removes lots and lots of spam, such that our moderation efforts stay very low. Google Groups, on the other hand, uses Google's … Continue reading The Spam Manifesto: Reactive Spamming, Big Spam, Spam Reduce

How to Make Your Advertisement Look Like Spam

I had experienced ZeroTurnaround's marketing and sales before, and I thought it was a bit agressive, although their products seem really nice and cool, so I had forgiven them at the time... However, looking at the numerous links to their product JRebel on CodeRanch just looks like quite offending spam to me. Consider an arbitrary … Continue reading How to Make Your Advertisement Look Like Spam