We are now able to
encrypt your email on site so that scammers and spammers are unable to use
automated software robots to 'harvest'
your email address from the advertisements. This technology is effective against
'bots' but doesn't inconvenience real buyers.
enough this has costs associated with it so we are offering this extra
service as a subscription add-on. It is of course entirely optional and the
adverts themselves remain completely free.
The initial cost is £15 for a three month period and renewals
just £10 for each additional three months.
that this is a defence against the 'harvesting' itself and will not stop activity
with email addresses already in the possession of the scammers and being
circulated amongst them. So - for
maximum protection start with a subscription and keep it going until you ask
us to remove the ad!
To subscribe just submit your
ad by email as usual but refer to wanting email protection. Then you can
also click on the 'Three Months' button on any ad page to make your payment.
Please use the quick note field in the checkout process to refer to your
vehicle as advertised so we can tie the two together. If there are any
problems we will contact you or you can **
** with any concerns -
all will be resolved!
** This is an encoded link, the
email address is not shown and nor is it buried in our page code so an
automated address harvester will not find it - but if a real human being
clicks on the link a normal email dialogue will pop up for normal use!
If you use different email addresses please give
us a clue as to which ad goes with which payment!! i.e. please use the 'quick note' field in the checkout process to
refer to your vehicle as advertised so we can tie the two together. If there
are any problems we will contact you or you can email us - all will be