[thelist] Using JavaScript for non-clickable email addresses

Maximillian Schwanekamp lists at neptunewebworks.com
Tue Jan 25 15:51:31 CST 2005

> Jono wrote:
>> I would like to place an email address on a page, but I do not want 
>> SPAM Harvesters to see the address.  I have a solution to display 
>> useable/clickable email addresses, but I need to find a solution to 
>> display an email address that is not clickable as well.

What's the reason for having them non-clickable?

Christian Heilmann wrote:
> You can do "clever" things with Javascript or text encoding, but you 
> punish  your visitors that way.

Not necessarily.  Judicious use of <noscript> could provide a link a 
contact form or something of that sort.

Maximillian Von Schwanekamp
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