Alden Bates (abates) wrote,
Alden Bates

Spam theory

I have a theory - it could be bunnies.

Or comment spammers. I had this idea that you could track comment spam activity by tracking how much people are talking about it. Waypath has a handy graphing tool to do just this:

At the moment (I'm presuming this graphic is dynamic and going to change over time) there's a huge spike during the last week of March, then the mentions drop away over April with spikes at weekly intervals. I wonder if it's cyclical.

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