Technology / Email / Email Harvesting: An automated process in which a robot program searches Web pages or other Internet destinations for email addresses. The program collects the address into a database, which frequently gets resold to spammers or unethical bulk mailers. Many U.S. state laws forbid harvesting. CAN-SPAM does not outlaw it by name but allows triple damages against violators who compiled their mailing lists with harvested names.
Technology / Email / Harvesting: Process that crawls the Internet to gather email addresses from Web sites and then uses them to create lists for spamming. MORE
Business / Internet Marketing / Html Email: Email that is formatted using Hypertext Markup Language, as opposed to plain text email. MORE