[BiO BB] about moderation
jeff at bioinformatics.org
Mon Nov 19 10:48:32 EST 2001
Peri Suraj wrote:
> you are right. Its good to take measures to avoid
> spamers. but does this moderation leads to delay in
> whats your opinion.
I had problems with spammers on some of the other lists that I've managed.
When filtering failed, I tried restricting posts to members only, and I also
tried holding posts for approval. Neither approach was greeted very well by
subscribers, who commented that they'd rather put up with a few SPAMs than
restricted or delayed posts.
J.W. Bizzaro jeff at bioinformatics.org
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