Thirty years ago, a guy called Gary Thuerk from a computer firm sent an email to 393 users on the US government-run computer network that eventually became the internet.
What a way to go down in History… “the father of Internet Spam”. Thanks a lot Thuerk!
As expected, the email was not welcome and people’s response to it was negative.
30 years later, an amazing 80 to 90% of all emails sent are spam and scams. Now that’s a lot of emails…