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IV popular enough...

Posted: Mon Feb 20, 2006 5:29 pm
by Babylon5
... to be getting spammed?

Is this a good thing or bad?

It's good that IV have enough publicity to be spammed, but spam is a Bad Thing TM.

Posted: Mon Feb 20, 2006 11:08 pm
by D3adKl0wn
well i guess it shows that they are at least getting some sort of notice now..

Posted: Tue Feb 21, 2006 1:17 am
by Darksun
Talking about the forum spam I assume? Eh, doesn't really matter on the size of the company or site, people get payed to search on google for phpBBs (and other types of forum software) and post spam on them. I think they get some pittiful commision like 2p per site.

Spam on these forums goes way back, I'm sure there's the odd (commercial) spam from before the release of Defcon