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I can guess what it says but fortunately for those like me that don't read Dutch, Google offers to translate. So I clicked on that offer just to be sure: "Page not found." Great policy. Maybe I am supposed to pay to access it? I note - I have not posted the actual original link in the email because it has what appears to be some tracking information embedded in it. This I guess is what one could call an empty promise of privacy?
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I leave it to others to judge these policies for themselves ...
I too received one of these emails recently. My response was, "I am not a biologist. Please stop sending me spam." I liked to imagine a human being reading it, though I realize that the chances of that were vanishingly small.ReplyDelete
I agree it can be annoying, but why not just delete it and move-on to something else?ReplyDelete
I have opted out of Elsevier emails hundred times. They don't care at all. This is the only company I know that behaves in such an unprofessional way.ReplyDelete
Most companies will add you again to their mailing lists after you opted out -- often after a year or so. But Elsevier, they add you to new lists every 2 - 4 weeks it seems. Unbelievable.
How can I go about blocking this email? I get a new one every day and the sender rotates so outlook lets them sneak by into my general inbox.ReplyDelete
gmail filters and SPAM finder work wellDelete