I received an email yesterday asking to be unsubscribed from the double opt-in daily newsletter which goes out from this site. Now, despite the, as stated, double opt-in nature of signing up for a newsletter with Feedburner, what confused me about this email was that the sender was afraid of using the “Unsubscribe now” link at the bottom of the email for fear it would verify existence of their email to a spammer. I don't believe I ever subscribed to this newsletter. Someone at your end must … [Read more...] about To Unsubscribe Or To Unsubscribe?
Hail to the King! Alec and I talk about Google, FeedBurner, privacy issues and Bruce Campbell? Links Google Buying FeedBurner is pure evil! Google Google Reader Google AdSense FeedBurner Pheedo Xoops WordPress One.com Army of Darkness Bruce Campbell Credit Podcast Theme: Derek K. Miller Music: "Burn down the Mall" for Blue Valentine on PodsafeAudio.com Audacity Alec Palomo Download Podcast MP3: O'Flaherty #13 10.75 Mb 0:24:32 … [Read more...] about O’Flaherty Episode #13 – Hail to the King!
Well, not really, but if folks keep sending me emails that have been forwarded 200 hundred times and packed with addresses in the CC (Carbon Copy or Courtesy Copy) field then I could quite easily be if I wanted. I have no need to start scraping the internet for addresses all I have to do is sit back and wait for them to come to me. Yesterday, I received 9 different forwarded messages, and could have scraped more that 1300 addresses between the lot of them. Here's a quick tip folks. Every … [Read more...] about I am the CC King of Spam!