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by A440
Tue May 18, 2021 8:21 am
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Political Disinformation Sites – Lies Are A Means to Power
Replies: 0
Views: 8

Political Disinformation Sites – Lies Are A Means to Power

The use of disinformation as a political weapon has been used for some time such as the Swift boat scandal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swift_Vets_and_POWs_for_Truth) . Normally, American society’s information intermediaries – primarily Major news media outlets and social media platforms – are one...
by A440
Thu May 13, 2021 8:47 am
Forum: Site evaluations
Topic: hotmart.com
Replies: 5
Views: 967

Re: hotmart.com

Hello and welcome to WOT.

Your site appears to be free of exploits, has a privacy rating and has a decent SSL rating "B".

Rated.
by A440
Wed May 12, 2021 9:27 am
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Rumour, Gossip and Fake News Sites
Replies: 221
Views: 221832

whatfinger.com – The Middle Finger It Is

This is yet another online entity that runs a collection of sites which act as a nexus of disreputable and some reputable news articles for the sake of both biased intent and traffic. whatfinger.com whatfinger-videos.b-cdn.net magazine.whatfinger.com videos.whatfinger.com These sites are a part of a...
by A440
Sat May 08, 2021 7:34 am
Forum: Support
Topic: Problems with the website
Replies: 307
Views: 474329

Re: Problems with the website

Another very telling site bug that keeps occurring – score card comments can be listed by date or popularity however positive comments for controversial sites are selectively promoted to the top of score card comments regardless of the date submitted. This means WOT scorecard comments and being undu...
by A440
Wed May 05, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Rumour, Gossip and Fake News Sites
Replies: 221
Views: 221832

washingtonexaminer.com – A Font of Political Bias

The Washington Examiner is a site owned by Clarity Media Group , which is owned by Philip Anschutz , an American billionaire entrepreneur who describes himself as a “conservative Christian.” Anschutz is also the owner of the right-leaning Weekly Standard and has donated millions of dollars to right-...
by A440
Sat May 01, 2021 12:08 am
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Dark Patterns — Fraudulent Practices in Site Design
Replies: 0
Views: 409

Dark Patterns — Fraudulent Practices in Site Design

There is an excellent article in the New York Times from Greg Bensinger about " Dark Patterns " — the techniques that companies use online to get consumers to sign up for things, keep subscriptions they might otherwise cancel or turn over more personal data. It's basically the three cup monte done i...
by A440
Fri Apr 30, 2021 12:10 pm
Forum: Site evaluations
Topic: backinaction.net
Replies: 5
Views: 722

Re: backinaction.net

Yep, that's it.

Rated.
by A440
Wed Apr 28, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Site evaluations
Topic: backinaction.net
Replies: 5
Views: 722

Re: backinaction.net

Hello and welcome to WOT. Your site appears to be safe and free of exploits. Your SSL rating is excellent "A". Though you say you do not collect information from your site, you still are required to have one. These two links will explain and help with all that. https://blog.shift4shop.com/why-all-we...
by A440
Mon Apr 26, 2021 12:48 pm
Forum: Site evaluations
Topic: fonegeek.com
Replies: 1
Views: 315

Re: fonegeek.com

Hello and welcome to WOT.

Your site appears to be free of exploits and has a privacy policy. Your SSL rating is Good "B". since your site supports TLS 1.1
Apparently your site is a vendor for Tenorshare products.

Rated.
by A440
Sun Apr 25, 2021 3:38 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Online Slander Websites – A Story of a Scam
Replies: 2
Views: 853

Online Slander Websites – A Story of a Scam

Aaron Krolik of the New York Times has written a revealing article about the industry that has sprung up around sites which host and repeat libel and their relationship with the sites who reputedly get paid to remove the same libel. It turns out that as Krolik reports: We soon discovered a secret, ...