[thelist] Using JavaScript for non-clickable email addresses

Chris Heilmann lists at onlinetools.org
Mon Jan 31 10:00:41 CST 2005

>>>What I'd like to know is if the technique proposed - clicking on a link
>>>to a page which redirects to a mailto: link - would work. Can you
>>>redirect to a mailto:?
>> Probably. Wouldn't be too hard to verify...
>>>Would bots be able to harvest the email address

I put that on my blog when I came up with an idea about that the other
day, some friends of mine gave it a spin and are still wondering:


I thought about setting up a demo page and see if spam comes in...

Chris Heilmann
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