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    Default Somebody messaged me through private message advertising a website...

    I received this email in my inbox earlier,
    "Today, 09:33 AM JackBeslon

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    Hey dude,

    You should ask your programming questions at likeplum. I always get good answers their to my programming issues and questions.

    [Moderator edit: link removed]

    Just thought I would let you know,

    I was about to go to the website to check it out when I noticed the guy was banned. I'm assuming he was just some sort of bot advertisement.
    Can anybody give me any insight on the topic?

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    Default Re: Somebody messaged me through private message advertising a website...

    We've been getting a rather persistent PM spammer and several accounts have been banned. In future, please use the "Report" button /!\ below the PM to bring it to the attention of a moderator.

    I've removed the link from your post as that affords exactly the kind of publicity these cheapies are seeking.

    If you're forever cleaning cobwebs, it's time to get rid of the spiders.

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