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What Consumers Consider as Spam Email

Email Marketing

We all have opinions about what constitutes spam email, our frustrations with receiving it and how we go about trying to avoid it. Using email marketing continues to be one of the most effective ways for reaching buyers. While consumers generally feel that email marketing is less intrusive than tactics such as telemarketing [...]

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Spam: Where it Came From, and How to Escape It

Email Marketing

In 1936, long before the rise of the personal computer, Hormel Foods created SPAM. In 2002, the company will produce its six billionth can of the processed food product. But that mark was passed long ago in the world of Internet spam.
Who Cooked This!? (How did it all start?)
The modern meaning of the word “spam” [...]

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Protect your email address from spam, scams and other abuse

Email Marketing

We’ve all experienced it – some dumb spam email shows up in your inbox and you wonder “where did this bozo get my email address?”. Email address harvesting is a major activity for spammers, scammers and other miscreants on the Internet. They send out electronic web crawlers or spambots that crawl websites, forums, [...]

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