9/27/15

Spammed--Word Verification Becomes a Necessity

So after watching my blog get spammed in the Comment section (I lost count at 15 today), I had to turn on the Word Verification. Bummer.

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  1. I saw Tim's blog was starting to get peppered with spam too.

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    1. I am curious about the economics of spam.

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    2. They're pretty simple - sending spam is nearly free, so if one sucker in a million responds, net gain. Plus it sort of allows the gullible to volunteer themselves so the human portion of their sales chain doesn't have to deal with time-wasting alert consumers.

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  2. Only 15, I had 47 all from the same idiot yesterday!!

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