CatchThis Blog / spam bots

Laurel Sutton

February 23, 2012

This blog originally appeared at Fast Company. The other day I really wasn’t paying much attention to the AM news station in my car until I heard a commercial for a web-based company imaginatively branded Reputation.com. I got to wondering about this kind of service, and when I typed “reputation management” into a search engine […]

Laurel Sutton

October 26, 2005

Buzzword of the Day splog: A fake blog created by spammers as a home for their ads and scams. Of the 7,000 new blogs started each day, nearly 10% are now splogs. (Sorry, there’s nothing humorous about this one.) ** It’s short for “spam blog”. Until I got this email, I did not know such […]