Is Email Harvesting Good For
Your Email Marketing Campaign?
By: Alphasandesh.com
What is email harvesting
• Email harvesting is the method of getting email
addresses without permission. The most
adverse ...
Does it affect your email
marketing efforts
• Email harvesting is not a good
idea. Once your customer’s
email id is stolen...
Methods that spammers use
1. One of the common method
that is the use of unique
software known as
harvesting bots, which
i...
2. Spammers may also use a kind
of dictionary attack in order to
yield email addresses, called as
a directory harvest atta...
3. A different method of email
harvesting is to provide
customers with a product or
service free of charge if the
user pro...
4. A new, dubious method is
called as e-pending. It
includes the addition of
email addresses to direct-
marketing lists. D...
Is email harvesting legal?
• In the USA, the CAN-SPAM Act 2003 banned to
send out emails to a receiver where the email
add...
Conclusion
• At last, disobeying the CAN-
SPAM act is not significant.
The prerequisites in the
CAN-SPAM act are a fully
r...
Verify email addresses
with our free email verifier
tool.
For more details have a
look at
www.alphasandesh.com
alphasandes...
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Is email harvesting good for your email marketing campaign

  1. 1. Is Email Harvesting Good For Your Email Marketing Campaign? By: Alphasandesh.com
  2. 2. What is email harvesting • Email harvesting is the method of getting email addresses without permission. The most adverse method of harvesting email addresses is through using computer programs that look for public areas of the internet to collect and capture lists of email addresses from websites, newsgroups, chat rooms and somewhere else online. alphasandesh.com
  3. 3. Does it affect your email marketing efforts • Email harvesting is not a good idea. Once your customer’s email id is stolen and if goes in the hands of a spammer, your customer will get inundated with spam and trash instantly. alphasandesh.com
  4. 4. Methods that spammers use 1. One of the common method that is the use of unique software known as harvesting bots, which includes spider web pages, postings on Usenet, mailing list documents, internet debates and other online resources to acquire email addresses from public data. alphasandesh.com
  5. 5. 2. Spammers may also use a kind of dictionary attack in order to yield email addresses, called as a directory harvest attack, where legitimate email addresses at a particular domain are found by speculating email address using common usernames in email ids at that specific domain. Methods that spammers use alphasandesh.com
  6. 6. 3. A different method of email harvesting is to provide customers with a product or service free of charge if the user provides a legitimate email address, and then use the addresses gathered from users as spam targets. Methods that spammers use alphasandesh.com
  7. 7. 4. A new, dubious method is called as e-pending. It includes the addition of email addresses to direct- marketing lists. Direct marketers or promoters usually gather lists of customers from resources such as magazine subscriptions and client lists. Methods that spammers use alphasandesh.com
  8. 8. Is email harvesting legal? • In the USA, the CAN-SPAM Act 2003 banned to send out emails to a receiver where the email address of the recipient was acquired: 1.Using an automatic medium that produces probable email ids by integrating names, letters, or numbers into frequent transformations. 2.Using an automatic medium to abstract email addresses from a website or proprietary online service controlled by another person. alphasandesh.com
  9. 9. Conclusion • At last, disobeying the CAN- SPAM act is not significant. The prerequisites in the CAN-SPAM act are a fully rational approach to marketing. Bottom line is that, marketers or promoters should fix to what works and what they are good at, i.e. creating great opt-in and permission based email lists. alphasandesh.com
  10. 10. Verify email addresses with our free email verifier tool. For more details have a look at www.alphasandesh.com alphasandesh.com
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