Thursday, August 10, 2006

Comment Spam - Bah!

I've been getting quite a bit of comment spam on this blog over the past few days. As a result, I've had to reintroduce the word verification thingy for comments. Annoying, I know, but less annoying than comment spam.

I think the purpose of comment spam is to push Google rankings up. If there are lots of links to a page, Google thinks the page is more popular and hence better.

But what really gets to me is the way that so much comment spam is appallingly written. Did these people not go to school? Well, I guess if they'd gone to a decent school then hopefully they wouldn't be trying to make a living by spamming people. Hopefully...

Post a Comment