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Real World Time to Receive Spam

On August 6th, I wrote about WordPress Commenting Plugin Needed. In that post I created a unique email address as an example of the hashed address I use at every web site I post at.

The first piece of spam to that address came in at August 9th, at 12:50pm, only 2.97 days later, and has now received nine spam. I wonder about these addresses: vs.

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  1. Real World Time to Receive Spam #2…

    On Saturday morning I wondered how long it would take spam to come into a new email address that was mentioned in a blog post. The answer is 2.02 days.