Posts tagged ‘comment-spam’

Boring Site Note: What is With the GUID Comment Spam?

Over the past few days I’ve been getting a new species of comment spam. They’re meaningless strings of numbers and letters, often without links. I’ve been…

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A Common Email Reply That I Keep On Hand

Hi, You may be unaware of this, but it’s inappropriate to post commercial messages as comments on a weblog without first contacting the weblog’s owner. I…

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A New Kind of Comment Spam

In the past few weeks, I’ve been receiving a new, particularly insidious kind of comment spam. They’re short, apparently legitimate comments, but posted in a systematic…

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SpamPaint: Art from Comment Spam

While searching for a solution to my aforementioned gallery comment spam problem (solution: delete all the comments and implement a captcha), I happened upon SpamPaint. It’s…

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