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Other Links to Ring - Getting inappropriate sites in there... - 05/21/2005
The following URLs are showing up in the 'Other Links to Ring' page. They are links to gambling sites with popups /popunders and auto-downloads. I know none of my Ring members can see these sites, but just wondered if they are blockable?

Ringmaster (waiting to join Manager's forum)

Replied - 05/21/2005
It is not possible to stop one person from telling another person the address of a web page.

That is what a link is: one person telling another person the address of a web page.

James S. Huggins


Replied - 05/21/2005
Thanks James. It's still annoying. :)

Replied - 05/21/2005
It is extra hits to your website. Just means the ring has been well promoted thats all!

Replied - 05/25/2005
boy, people really shoot the messenger here.

It's a hit, big whoop. I go to a site in 'other links', thinking it's legit, and when I click it immediately starts downloading malicious software to my PC. Yes, that's a link I want on my Ring - NOT!

I don't want to block all 'other links' - you're right, they are hits to my Ring and yes, my Ring is well-promoted, and I love Webring, etc.etc. The point of posting here and in the Manager's Forum was to raise a concern and to warn others to be careful of SOME of these other links.

Let this be an end to this discussion. Amen. :)

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