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Old 06-23-2007, 04:15 PM   #1
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Default Protecting email from spammers


I have an jpg image with an email address on it - Because the actual email is part of the image and therefore not written in HTML I have placed a mailto link on it. My question is how can i protect or protect as best as possible the email address from spammer bots?

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Old 06-23-2007, 04:45 PM   #2
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If you create a mailto, the spambots will still get it.
To be completely safe, just remove the mailto and let the user do the rest.

What I do is leave the mailto there and make sure I use good server side spam protection (spamassassin) and good local spam protection (thunderbird). I literally get no spam this way.
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