Semalt is ostensibly a web analytics company offering a number of webmaster and search tools. However due to its spammy crawling techniques it may have a detrimental impact on a website’s site statistics and search engine page ranking.
1) What is obfuscation?
In the world of websites we use the words ‘obfuscate’ and ‘obfuscation’ when talking about protecting important information such as email addresses and telephone numbers from malicious web bots.
I watched Panorama last night with interest; as one of the many popular internet jargon terms was explained and moreover, one of the faces of the often anonymous participants of ‘Trolling’ was exposed.