[typo] AJAX comment spam

Marco van Hylckama Vlieg marco at i-marco.nl
Sun Mar 12 16:47:54 EST 2006


Nope, that's pingback. Similar to trackback, but different.
Sending a trackback requires a manual action by the blogger who wants  
to send one. Pingback however is done automatically.

- Marco

On Mar 12, 2006, at 10:41 PM, Kevin Ballard wrote:

> Huh. My impression with trackbacks was a lot of it was automated  
> through blog software (looking at links in your post and checking  
> them for trackback URLs). A javascript implementation like this  
> would completely break that functionality.
>
> On Mar 12, 2006, at 12:50 PM, Marco van Hylckama Vlieg wrote:
>
>> You guys might want to look into this concept I created last year:
>>
>> http://www.i-marco.nl/weblog/archive/2005/08/24/
>> trackback_spam_eliminated
>>
>> I NEVER get trackback spam because of this.
>
> -- 
> Kevin Ballard
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