I try to be as responsive as I
If your message is legitimate, and not spam
(unsolicited, unwanted email), I will usually, eventually
get back to you. As they annoyingly say, "We apologize for
any possible inconvenience." Particularly obnoxious spam
will be addressed.
Sorry, I do not respond to
I do not grant links for the asking.
I do not believe in reciprocal
The cold truth is that I promote MY web site, NOT yours.
I select who I link to, NOT YOU.
Why not? You may have a great page -.
But I do not have the hours to -
1. Vet you, and your history
2. Vet your politics
3. Vet your motive
4. Vet your website
5. Vet your article
6. Police your link
7. Monitor your link performance
The last time I broke my own rule, to a sweet talking lady,
I ended up with a Japanese pr0n link, 1 week later.
Capeesh? This must never happen again.
In addition, I grow weary of link rot. Now, instead of
providing a link to where I want, I replace it with a link
to a specific SERP result, which prevents me from having to
continually fix links that have gone bad. It is much easier
to just let Google and Bing fix it for me. They are in the
business of keeping track of links. I AM NOT.