Did you know that if you put your email address in a blog post, web page or even in a comment on Twitter or Facebook, it often gets “scraped” by automated systems (bots) looking for valid email addresses to add to their spam list? Yep, it happens all the time. And you wonder why you keep getting spam. What’s worse, if your email address becomes a popular address by spammers, they turn it around and use your address to send messages out to others – and cause your email to get blacklisted. This is no good!
So how do send your email address safely? You can protect your email address from spam bots by converting it into a picture. This site does a great job of doing it quickly and efficiently.
There’s a couple of other sites that do the same thing with other features: