Web spam is changing as is how it impacts your site. Here are some of the common trends and what you can do to protect yourself and your work.
With ten years since the CANSPAM act, we need to reevalue what the word spam means and how it's changed in the past decade.
Darren Rowse of Problogger fame suggested a that new bloggers should start their sites out with a partial feed and switch to a full one once they have enough "trust" from Google. But could the system work?
Though it seemed as if Google was starting to make some headway into the spam blog problem on its Blogger service, the spammers seem to have turned the tide by cracking the CAPTCHA system and creating more accounts than ever before.