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Re : Spam

Postby space_coaster » Sun Oct 10, 2004 01:11 pm

by space_coaster (88 Posts), Sun Oct 10, 2004 01:11 pm

Well, the automated option sounds fine to's worth a try!

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Re : Spam

Postby wyntyrose » Sun Oct 10, 2004 04:07 pm

by wyntyrose (76 Posts), Sun Oct 10, 2004 04:07 pm

I think the automated option would be the best way. Helps to weed out most spammers.
If spamming becomes more common then the second option would be ok.

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Re : Spam

Postby 5thtymachrm » Sun Oct 10, 2004 07:53 pm

by 5thtymachrm (909 Posts), Sun Oct 10, 2004 07:53 pm

I think the automated version is better. Laura- you really don't need anymore work! :o) I know you do just a TON of things for this website and really shouldn't have to add it to the list. Another thought I had was when they put in their request for membership they would be a comment box/question box for them to ask a pressing question- i.e. "i think i may have PE and am worried, etc" those emails could be forwarded to the moderator of the section they would have posted at, kwim? just a thought.


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Re : Spam

Postby denise » Mon Oct 11, 2004 05:50 am

by denise (5480 Posts), Mon Oct 11, 2004 05:50 am

I like the idea of hte automated option. I also am one who likes to immediately post if I join somewhere. I think if we maybe add just the automated validation would possibly make some newbies more comfortable about posting. Like Jocelyn said, it's worth a shot.[:D]

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Re : Spam

Postby frasiah » Mon Oct 11, 2004 08:14 am

by frasiah (1074 Posts), Mon Oct 11, 2004 08:14 am

Like the automated option...

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Re : Spam

Postby annegarrett » Mon Oct 11, 2004 02:20 pm

by annegarrett (2525 Posts), Mon Oct 11, 2004 02:20 pm

Officially approving this from a friend's computer in St. Paul, Minnesota. Back in the hot seat and officially "back to work" Tuesday.

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