Blocking Replies to Your Jewishgen Postings #general


I just spent about 15 minutes writing a reply to a researcher who posted queries
about Skala and Trembovla, only to have my message blocked by a spam protector
that required me to fill out a form (which I declined to do).

We all are annoyed by Spam and junk-mail, but it is equally annoying to have to
go through hoops when you are trying to help a stranger.

If you are going to post queries on jewishgen email lists, have the grace not to
inconvenience people who take the time to respond to your questions by blocking
their messages.

People concerned about Spam and junk mail might consider opening a separate email
account with hotmail or its ilk for these messages.

Helene Kenvin

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