Posts tagged ‘astroturfing’

Belkin, Astroturfing and Fully Owning Your Mistakes

As CrunchGear reports (courtesy of Mathew Ingram), an employee at Belkin was caught using Amazon’s crowd-sourcing tool Mechanical Turk to spam positive reviews of their routers…

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Who’s Behind GetItRightAlberta.ca?

Dave Cournoyer recently wrote about Get It Right Alberta, a faux special interest group that’s a classic example of astroturfing at work. From the ‘organization’s’ website:…

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