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Help seek out the advertising accounts.

Last posted Jul 25, 2014 at 01:23PM EDT. Added Feb 18, 2010 at 07:31PM EST
3353 posts from 320 users

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/william-edwards
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/william-diaz
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/william-jones
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/william-ford
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/william-campbell
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/william-cooper
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/william-moseley
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/neilmc-william
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/william-palm
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/williambailey
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/williamrichardson
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/rickywilliam
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/williamwimbley

Jan 09, 2013 at 11:29PM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/andremorgal-daniyel
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/javierhatler

Jan 11, 2013 at 06:51AM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/users/anastasimills

Jan 16, 2013 at 06:43AM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/users/nanodoug

Jan 18, 2013 at 06:14AM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/cdotamazing

Jan 21, 2013 at 05:38AM EST

Not a true product/advertisement spammer, but seems only interested in making his KYM trolling video popular.

MMMemeInvasion2013

Last edited Jan 22, 2013 at 02:35AM EST
Jan 22, 2013 at 02:34AM EST
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Harshwhinny wrote:

Not a true product/advertisement spammer, but seems only interested in making his KYM trolling video popular.

MMMemeInvasion2013

These people tried the same thing a year ago. These few are only a small glimpse of last years raid though. They’re just trying to be EPIC LULZ ARMY XDDD, but I give them kudos for trying with their small amount of supporters.

Feel free to report them here.

Jan 23, 2013 at 09:00AM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/forums/general/topics/19440-is-it-a-safe-formula-for-muscle-building
and the user
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/lancepae

Same thing happend last night actually, just a different user

Jan 30, 2013 at 12:24AM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/users/abdallah

Jan 30, 2013 at 06:51PM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/designermom08/activity

Jan 31, 2013 at 06:16PM EST

Another one.

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/zoeymorton

what is it with these ad accounts lately? I didn’t see them for the 4 months I’ve been here and now theres a ton of em.

Jan 31, 2013 at 11:41PM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/forums/general/topics/19501-oil-painting

Yet another

Feb 03, 2013 at 11:27AM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/users/tianshan/activity

Looks like this one’s trying to sell batteries… and to spanish speaking people no less.

Last edited Feb 04, 2013 at 01:19AM EST
Feb 04, 2013 at 01:17AM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/users/stella-elisy

Feb 05, 2013 at 07:37AM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/shermonjoy-white

Feb 06, 2013 at 02:55AM EST

VanManner wrote:

These hasn’t been deactivated yet, come on you guys.

FredQuimbyy
Davidpark
Billy Idol
amjamandtoast

Actually, I’m generally “you guys.” Not many other moderators see to this thread on a regular basis from what I’ve seen.

And to keep from needlessly permabanning IPs that aren’t actually from spammers, I have to check the activity of each of those links. It’s not as simple as opening the link and permabanning without looking. Some of these instances involve contacting the user to see if they simply misunderstood what the entry or site is about or if they’re simply using their own image galleries without interacting or otherwise contributing to the site (in my eyes, a user doesn’t have to have a list of contributions in order to use their own galleries as long as the media isn’t potentially dangerous.) This isn’t something that I do every time I get on KYM, because I’m making posts, seeing to the forum, reading/answering/sending/properly responding to PM’s.

Now granted, I did take up that responsibility. But considering that most spam accounts only post once or in one stream of activity and then never post again, I am in no mad rush to deactivate them, because they’ve done all that they will do.
 
Or put more simply, to go through a list of 6-7 accounts doesn’t take me 3-4 minutes to deactivate, especially if I have to contact the user in question. This isn’t to say that I’m not grateful for the users finding and reporting these accounts, but it takes more time for me to practically delete these users than it does to post them here.

Last edited Feb 06, 2013 at 04:56AM EST
Feb 06, 2013 at 04:53AM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/users/stephengaroalo

Feb 08, 2013 at 06:53AM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/marriah-ryder

Feb 13, 2013 at 06:59AM EST
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Fuck, here’s on from this massive spam dump
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/anydecosta
EDIT: Here’s one that popped up a minute ago
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/poojamehata
EDIT: THIS IS ONLY THE BEGINNING
http://knowyourmeme.com/users/rocky121

Last edited Feb 14, 2013 at 08:48AM EST
Feb 14, 2013 at 08:33AM EST

All the spambots related to this escort service raid please take to this thread, I’d like to keep this contained and organised.

Feb 14, 2013 at 09:07AM EST
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http://knowyourmeme.com/users/trishikakapoor

Feb 16, 2013 at 09:40AM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/jhgfx

Feb 16, 2013 at 05:43PM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/singhs/activity

Feb 17, 2013 at 10:37AM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/sanjusingh

Last edited Feb 17, 2013 at 10:42AM EST
Feb 17, 2013 at 10:41AM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/kjhgb

Feb 17, 2013 at 11:59AM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/mohinee

Feb 18, 2013 at 07:46AM EST

http://knowyourmeme.com/users/devrajtherock
They just keep coming, and coming.

Feb 18, 2013 at 09:43AM EST

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