It can be as simple as setting up a response that says something like: “Thanks for sending a message! If you need immediate help, dial 555-HELP.”Or as complicated as setting up the bot to give different responses based on keywords in people’s messages. I’ve seen some great examples of fun bots (like those from the Funnel Besties) and I have a bot you can opt into so that you get a message with a link every time I release a podcast episode.
ention the year 2013 to anyone who uses Facebook pages and you’ll likely get the same response: a groan.
That could well be named the Year Organic Reach Died.
If 1 in 10,000 people contact that link then they already know they are ripe for scamming, and can run a low level scam on them (usually low level like signing up to sex sites or buying photos or maybe buying sexy clothing and things from Amazon).
So the bottom line of “Why do bots use dating sites? They use them to make a lot of money for crime-rings. Dating sites are actually really good at removing bots, and they have their own bots to do it - But it’s a constant battle and tactics on both sides change daily.
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