Keeping Your Email Address out of Spammers Hands

Posted in Uncategorized on July 8th, 2013 by admin

Now, people like to protect their e-mail address from spammers. Of course, this is often difficult to accomplish since spammers do not always follow the rules or laws. Here are three tips for keeping your email-address out of the hands of spammers.

Forwarding: Some smart individuals have two e-mails. They have one for friends and family and one for business. When setting up the business address, one can change settings to forward only important e-mails.

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Steps to Reducing the Amount of Spam you Receive

Posted in Uncategorized on May 7th, 2013 by admin

Receiving spam can be a real drag. Not only can it quickly fill your email inbox with a bunch of nonsense, but it can also make it difficult for you to find important emails that you actually want to read. By following these tips, however, you can begin to reduce the amount of spam that you receive today.

1. Be careful about where you post your email address. Countless websites ask for email addresses and require registrations, which can make it easy for spammers to get your email address. If necessary, create a new email account that you will Read more »

BLOG How to Avoid Spam on Facebook, Twitter

Posted in Uncategorized on January 17th, 2013 by admin

Spam: It is not just for email, anymore.

Social media also sees a fair share of spam – when one sends a message repeatedly and indiscriminately to many recipients on the Web. On Facebook, a common means involves tagging people into a photo they are not part of, then linking the image to a marketing link.

(Facebook users can easily moderate their tags in the Privacy Settings on the site, by enabling the ability to review posts friends tag you in before they appear on your profile. Learn more about net privacy by checking out http://www.satelliteinternetspecials.net/privacy.html)

In Twitter, you can visit the profile of the person who has spammed you to report them.

When you are on the profile, simply click the drop-down menu with the torso silhouette and down arrow. Select the option for Report user for spam. This user then cannot follow or reply to you. Your report will not automatically result in their suspension.

Blocking Those Who Send Spam for Good

Posted in Uncategorized on March 13th, 2012 by admin

While most email programs have spam blocking capabilities spam mail will inevitably get through and junk up your inbox at some point. The good news is that there are several ways to deal with this effectively.

Spam Block Programs

There are a variety of spam blockers out there for you to choose from. They all have different options and features but their main purpose is the same: to keep spam out of your inbox. The type of email client you use will in many cases determine which of these programs Read more »

Protecting Your Email Address from Spammers

Posted in Uncategorized on February 29th, 2012 by admin

The best way to protect your email address is to not give it out. Of course this defeats the purpose of having an email in the first place. You need to give out your email for a variety of reasons, but you don’t want to get on multiple sales lists. And of course you don’t want to be subjected to possible virus attacks, as well as the many con artists trying to get you to give out banking information.

The best approach is to have more than one email Some people will have Read more »

How to Delete Spam from Your Inbox

Posted in Uncategorized on February 28th, 2012 by admin

Spam seems to appear in almost every email inbox. Spam is unwelcome emails, typically that are advertisements, that are usually seen as being junk mail. Luckily, there are a few easy ways to delete spam from an inbox, as well as prevent it from being sent again.

The first step to getting rid of spam is by using the spam filters that are built in within the email account. Typically, a user can simply open the email, then push a button to mark the message as spam. The email will then be removed Read more »

Simple Ways to Get Rid of Spam

Posted in Uncategorized on February 24th, 2012 by admin

There are few things more annoying than opening up your email and seeing spam. Spam has been around forever and it’s not going away anytime soon. But there are simple ways to get rid of spam and help prevent it.

Your email program has ways of dealing with spam. Right-click on the spam and use the junk filter or rules to mark the message and send any future mail from that sender to your deleted folder.

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Five Ways to Rid Your Inbox of Spam

Posted in Uncategorized on February 20th, 2012 by admin

If you let it the spam in emails will get out of control. Tame them by following these steps.

The obvious move to make is not to reply to spam. In fact don’t open any unwanted spam. Spam that you did subscribe to and don’t want any more like newsletters can simply be unsubscribed.
Another way is to use the email filter. Mark this email as spam and the service will block the address from coming back.
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