Uses to Crack Down on Spammers from Posting Comments

 SUPPORT UKRAINE  or   SIGN UP AMAZON PRIME, a fraud prevention service, is being used to filter outgoing links posted in MySpace comments. Links are converted to a long url string that starts with — a re-direct that prevents the comment-poster’s intended link from functioning.

The comments were used by spammers to enhance search engine optimization. The result was a lot of annoying comments posted by spammers on MySpace profile pages. Unfortunately, legitimate links are also prohibited (at least emporarily) by the anti-fraud technology.

UPDATE: In mid-June MySpace added the anti-fraud protection to to filter outgoing links in profile pages. is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at