If I’ve missed your email, here’s why…

I’m being spammed like it’s going out of style! Every morning – and throughout every single day – I am bombarded with these types of messages. Yes, we’ve got spam filters (they’re keeping these comments from actually being published to the blog). But my Inbox is still inundated, and amidst all the chaos, I may have missed your email. If so, please accept my apologies and email me at mary_b_kirby(at)yahoo(dot)com

Thank you!

Give me a break.JPG

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7 Responses to If I’ve missed your email, here’s why…

  1. Jay June 9, 2011 at 7:38 am #

    I think it may help if you post your *new* email address as mary_b_kirby(at)yahoo(dot)com rather than:
    mary_b_kirby@yahoo.com, otherwise you risk automated messages aka spam packing up and attacking this new address as well.

  2. Mary Kirby June 9, 2011 at 7:58 am #

    Thanks so much, Jay. Sorted!

  3. 7K7 June 9, 2011 at 5:07 pm #

    Isn’t leaving your address in Jays message unaltered risking spammers taking your email from there?

  4. Mary Kirby June 9, 2011 at 5:09 pm #

    It does, but it’s the easiest way to get the message out. I’ve missed so many important emails. I know I’m creating further problems for my Yahoo account but I don’t have an immediate solution to this one. Guess I’ll keep pushing out more and more email addresses! Damn.

  5. alloycowboy June 9, 2011 at 10:43 pm #

    Hey Mary is their a way to intergrate a “CAPTCHA code” for your emails so you don’t get spam?

  6. jetcal1 June 10, 2011 at 2:30 pm #

    It’s too bad we can’t send anti-spam bombs back to the responsible server. I’d like to think some arc ‘n spark followed by some nice ozone and smoke would do wonders to shut down spammers.

  7. Adam Tinworth June 21, 2011 at 11:57 am #

    FWIW, we now seem to have resolved the problems with that particular wave of spam comments, which should leave Mary’s inbox rather freer than it has been…