Autolinks revisited: Will this nonsense ever end?

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861 posts since 24 Jan, 2006 from Universe #5346198720

Post Fri Apr 16, 2021 2:41 pm

1 product name, 3 words --> 3 misleading autolinks


The hole is deeper than the hum of its farts

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1077 posts since 9 Jan, 2014 from Worldwide

Post Fri Apr 16, 2021 10:11 pm

I hope so!

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6518 posts since 7 Sep, 2006 from Roseville, CA

Post Fri Apr 16, 2021 10:17 pm


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12692 posts since 8 Mar, 2005 from Utrecht, Holland

Post Sat Apr 17, 2021 2:45 am

It would help if the styling were a bit less obtrusive. Links made on purpose get less visual attraction. So the balance is tilted to the wrong side.

Example: last week I read an article that George Martin slept in a cupboard in the Abbey Road studios.

What I do not understand is that "products mentioned" is always nothing despite autolinks finding some (false positives)
Last edited by BertKoor on Mon Apr 19, 2021 2:19 am, edited 2 times in total.
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77598 posts since 26 Jan, 2003 from through the looking glass

Post Sat Apr 17, 2021 10:18 am

id forgot about them :o

2585 posts since 15 Feb, 2020

Post Sat Apr 17, 2021 10:30 pm

Hope the companies that are being mislabeled are not potential or current advertisers on KVR, that would be embarrassing.

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21318 posts since 20 Oct, 2007 from not here

Post Sun Apr 18, 2021 9:24 am

Well, whatever, this is a site that monetizes via advertising...
I will say this: that shit doesn't work on me, the psychological effect here is 'avoid like plague' as it's just gross

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