On Wikipedia why is this considered spam?

Answer Essentially, you have a conflict of interest (<… >) 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 this heading meant to be on this Wikipedia page (Wikipedia vandals have edited it)?

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.

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 »

Is there a wikipedia macro for "This page is stupid. You can help wikipedia by deleting it."?

Yahoo should have such an option; it would be better than all of their continuous "oops" messages, lol.