No posting of e-mail addy

Discussion in 'Questions, Rules, Suggestions' started by procut, Dec 22, 2006.

  1. procut

    procut LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,852

    I know that you can't post an e-mail address on the site, but what is the actual reason for this? Spam? Just curious.
  2. Allure

    Allure LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 426

    i did it once & i have seen numerous others do it. Does it say somewhere that we aren't supposed to.
  3. stuffdeer

    stuffdeer LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,617

    Only in classifieds you can't post it, I'm pretty sure.
  4. DLCS

    DLCS LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,386

    Don't post your e-mail anywhere on Lawnsite. Spammers go through sites like these and look for e-mail addresses to sell.
  5. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Former Moderator
    Messages: 6,073

    Automatic bots I believe that just scan the sites for email addys. I've actually had members pm me to ask me to remove their addys after they realized that the # of spam their emails increased dramatically.
  6. Rons Rightway Lawncare

    Rons Rightway Lawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,164

    So, why not let the people decide if they want to run the spammer risk, and not make it a Banned thing... Spammers can spam me all they want, I just delete those emails.
  7. procut

    procut LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,852

    ok thanks! I thought it might be something like that.
  8. Clear-Cut

    Clear-Cut LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 481

    just wait....youll feel the raft haha

    i hope you like ***** pumps and the sort :drinkup:

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