__/ [Ed Jay] on Tuesday 14 February 2006 06:33 \__
> __/ [Tony] on Tuesday 14 February 2006 03:06 \__
>> needin4mation@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
>>> Is it "bad" to put in your competition in your keywords? Does that get
>>> you banned from a search engine?
>> Google "keyword spamming"
> "Spamming is the abuse of any electronic communications medium to send
> unsolicited messages in bulk."
> I think we tend to overuse the term.
> It seems, especially in this NG, to mean any message containing even a
> modicum of commercial content that someone doesn't want to see. That gets
> reported as spam. That's as deceitful of putting one's competitor's name
> in an alt tag.
> Your turn Viper. ;-)
I agree it's over-used. It has become a 'junk food' word, much like
"apparently" and "actually". [to self] Is "cool" out yet?
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