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 On Wikipedia why is this considered spam?

Answer Essentially, you have a conflict of interest (< http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:C… >) in posting that link. Wikipedia has to deal a lot with real spammers, ones using all sorts of sneaky l... Read More »
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What is spam I keep seeing things like:' tired of spam Please dont use spam!' and more. Please fill me in!?

Ads emailed to you.Ever heard of junkmail and know what it is?Spam is the same thing as junkmail.
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How does wikipedia not get flooded indefinitely with spam and random crap?

I'm going to type a lot. If you want an in depth explanation, you can read the lengthy piece I've wrote below. If you want a quick explanation, you can just read my summary:Wikipedia is constantly ... Read More »
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How is Wikipedia considered accurate?

There are two sides to this I guess.Anyone can modify the information there.1) Responsible Wikipedians will edit it backOR2) It remains there forever, unnoticed.While the more popular articles are ... Read More »
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Do you think Wikipedia should be considered a credible site?

Lauren, you sound young, and therefore I am going to assume that you may be more gullible than someone with more experience. I am going to give you two facts about Wikipedia, and if they don't cha... Read More »
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