The College Search, Now With Spam

from the the-more-things-change dept

The New York Times is talking about the way the web has changed the way students look for colleges these days. Part of the change is that spam is now a big part of the process. There are lots of sites that will help you find the college that is right for you, but many require an email address which they’ll pass on to just about anyone.

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