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How to Advertise Responsibly Using E-Mail and Newsgroups or - how NOT to $$$$$ MAKE ENEMIES FAST! $$$$$

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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft that was ultimately published as RFC 3098.
Authors Donald E. Eastlake 3rd , Edward Gavin , Sally Hambridge
Last updated 2013-03-02 (Latest revision 2000-06-02)
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Informational
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        FYI 38
        RFC 3098

        Title:      How to Advertise Responsibly Using E-Mail and
                    Newsgroups or - how NOT to 
                    $$$$$  MAKE ENEMIES FAST!  $$$$$ 
        Author(s):  E. Gavin, D. Eastlake 3rd, S. Hambridge
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       April 2001
        Pages:      26
        Characters: 64687
        SeeAlso:    FYI38

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-run-adverts-02.txt


This memo offers useful suggestions for responsible advertising
techniques that can be used via the internet in an
environment where the advertiser, recipients, and the Internet
Community can coexist in a productive and mutually respectful fashion.
Some measure of clarity will also be added to the definitions,
dangers, and details inherent to Internet Marketing. 

This document is a product of the Responsible Use of the Network
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