Freepages-Help-L Archives

Archiver > Freepages-Help > 2006-08 > 1155272078


From: "Sondra Prowett" <>
Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] email links and spam
Date: Thu, 10 Aug 2006 21:54:38 -0700
References: <200608092300.k79N0WbN018100@lists2.rootsweb.com> <013401c6bcf9$bed693d0$4a34aed8@JENNYCALVIN>


YES! When I did this, the messages to help someone transfer money from South
Africa and European Lottery winning increased dramatically for me :)
HTH, S o n d r a
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jenny M. Calvin" <>
To: <>
Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2006 8:53 PM
Subject: [FreeHelp] email links and spam


>I know that WorldConnect puts the email address as a graphic so that it
>cannot be "harvested". If I include my contact information on my webpages
>as a clickable link rather than as a non-clickable graphic such as in
>WorldConnect, will it increase the spam I receive? Or does WC only need to
>do that because of the large volume it has? I don't want to be difficult
>to contact, but I don't want extra spam, either. Any advice would be
>greatly appreciated.
>
> Thanks!
> Jenny
> http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~jennycalvin/index.html
>
>
> ==== Freepages-Help Mailing List ====
> Bookmark the Freepages Help Pages:
> <http://helpdesk.rootsweb.com/FAQ/fpindex.html>;
>
> ==============================
> View and search Historical Newspapers. Read about your ancestors, find
> marriage announcements and more. Learn more:
> http://www.ancestry.com/s13969/rd.ashx
>


This thread: