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I rarely complain about having to decline spammer accounts on Ning Networks. It is what it is. But wow, this is crazy. I can barely keep up with this new influx of spammer accounts applying for Ning Networks. I receive at least 2 every hour from several Networks. They all have something about Hairstyle Promos. Anyone else?

Ning, anything we can do about this?

Thanks,
Jen

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  • Name: Black Hairstyles Long Extensions
    Email: S.hawa.n.a.Rigo.b.e.r.t04@gmail.com

    Name: hqvzllqz
    Email: so.f.tfor.me.on.l.yon.e@gmail.com

    yes, that sounds familar

    • NC for Hire

      Yeah, that's it. =)

    • Thats it doone, someone opened the door from the barn and let them out.

  • NC for Hire

    i made a post about it here too  http://creators.ning.com/forum/topics/spammers-have-returned-and-th...

    • NC for Hire

      Oops, sorry. I searched for spammers, for some reason didn't find yours. Hopefully Eric will delete this discussion. =)

  • Yes I also encountered this one. Yesterday I suspended two accounts and today, there are two accounts wanting to join. It's all about hair styling, but when you click their profile... There are so many external links to different sites... real spammers.

    If we can only prevent members to write or create external links.. that will be better.
  • i am having same problem

  • Around 20 on both of my networks in last 48 h

    the last one

    Name: Red Carpet Hairstyles 2011 How T
    Email: Ma.rt.i.na.Bierma.n.n.04@gmail.com

  • same list here

  • Our site name is OurSalon.ning.com. ,which has nothing to do with that type of salon.

    I thought they were just clever spammers with the hairdo names trying to sneak in under the wall....   a few a day for the last few days..yup.

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