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Getting WAYYYYYY too much spam from here

Post by Vamchoir »

I've unsubscribed from announcements. Yet I still feel spammed by too many emails. Help?

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Vamchoir wrote:
11 Dec 2018, 16:55
I've unsubscribed from announcements. Yet I still feel spammed by too many emails. Help?
What emails are you still getting?

You should note that signing up for some of the site's features supersedes that setting.
For instance, as a member of the Review Team, the site will email you about Review Team business (review opportunities, missing a deadline, etc.).
The daily giveaway also requires daily emails. :tiphat:
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Post by CatInTheHat »

It is not spam when you sign up with a site. Legally, spam comes from companies or people that you have no relationship with.
Life without a good book is something the CatInTheHat cannot imagine.

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