Learn why spam hurts your web site

Here’s a good article that tells you why you should be diligent about stopping comment and pingback spam on your web site.

The key points:

  • You are undermining your site’s SEO
  • You are attracting more spam
  • You are damaging your reputation

Here’s the full article.

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