by Charlotte L. Hanna CMO/Director of PMR/CMBS Global
Okay, I admit that this is about more than a type of meat that I was once forced to eat. My mother served Spam for dinner once in a while and as a child, I used to eat it. Now, I prefer real meat and refuse to touch the other stuff. I choose not to put up with Spam! And so should you.
Do you know why we call undesirable emails SPAM? It is named for Spam, a luncheon meat, by way of a Monty Python sketch in which Spam is included in almost every dish. (The term is applied to similar abuses in other media: instant messaging spam, Usenet spam, Usenet newsgroup spam, Web search engine spam, spam in blogs, wiki spam, online classified ads spam…and on and on – From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.)
And guess what? You don’t have to put up with it – BUT neither do your customers. [Read more...]