Spam

home > topics > spam


Here are the latest posts about Spam on The Write News:

Third World Job: Human Captcha Filler
If you think captchas are going to save blogs from comment spam you might be wrong. (November 25, 2006)

Filtering Tools Helping to Control Blog Comment Spam
CNET has an interesting article about the comment spam situation. (April 12, 2006)

Blogging Industry Infected With Splog Flu
There are many names being created for the offensive, growing mass of spam blogs like spamnami, splogicane, splogsplosion, splogquake, splogstorm and the splog flu. (October 20, 2005)

Bloggers Can Tell on Splogs at Splog Reporter
Splog Reporter is a new website where bloggers can report splogs or spam blogs that are clogging up blog search tools. (August 17, 2005)

Cuban Warns Blogspot.com Bloggers About IceRocket.com Exclusion
Mark Cuban calls them splogs and others call them clogs but they are the same thing and create the same problems -- they gum up the works of blog search engines with spam. (August 16, 2005)

Toxic Weblog Fears Expand to Include All Free Hosting Sites
Websense Security Labs, an Internet security firm, has warned that free blogging and photo hosting websites are being used to spread malicious code onto personal computers. (July 26, 2005)

Websense Warns of Toxic Blogs
Websense, a web security firm, is warning about blogs that contain trojans and keylogging software that can install on your computer. (April 14, 2005)