28 Aug '11, 5am
Thoughts: Amused by Spam via @xysg
I don’t know if i should be elated, amused or puzzled by the no. of spams for some Indonesian bank. Not that I’ve anything against the lovely country or the bank but the no. of annoying yet amusing spams does make me wanna go “HUH? Hmm…”. Truthfully, I’ve seen better spamming tactics in the last couple of years, even the occasional post comments are more creative and trustworthy at times and not overly pushy but the recent ones, especially those that were on my tag box sure hit a new low. For example: - threatening to get website owners banned if their spam comments are not published or deleted - copy and pasted links with no conversations or barely bothered words - attempting to mask a spam blog with a legitimate bank’s information It’s easy to remove your spamming comments, have your IP address tracked, have your domain details tracked and report the incident to your hos...