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Re: [anti-spam-wg] Imaged spam

  • From: peter h peter@localhost
  • Date: Sun, 20 Aug 2006 21:56:24 +0200

On Sunday 20 August 2006 14.20, Florian Weimer wrote:
> * Gert Doering:
> > The only things that come in as HTML-*only* are SPAM, Advertising, and
> > Viruses.
> AFAIK, various research has shown that users respond better to HTML
> email, so it's increasingly used for non-bulk mail.  Most customers
> seem to prefer it.  For bulk mail (opt-in or not), it's been standard
> for years.

"Various research" ??   Sounds like marketeers that told GM that "customers wanted
large cars with fins".

The real name for this is bullshit. HTML is for spammers and cluless folks.
        Peter Håkanson   

        There's never money to do it right, but always money to do it
        again ... and again ... and again ... and again.
        ( Det är billigare att göra rätt. Det är dyrt att laga fel. )