I'll Buy That For A Dollar! Craigslist Price Liars: Saints Or Slimeballs?

We had quite the spirited discussion over Craigslist keyword spammers » 8/28/08 10:00am 8/28/08 10:00am yesterday, and several commenters mentioned the all-too-common car-seller practice of listing a super-deal price in the title and a far higher one buried in the fine print. This is particularly troublesome for, say, someone searching for entrants…

Craigslist Keyword Spammers: Really Helping You?

Anyone who searches Craigslist for cars or (even worse) for car parts knows about keyword spam. The seller is trying to unload a beater 1985 Corolla, and he throws in the name of every car manufacturer he can think of, plus every year between 1960 and 2008, plus magic words like "turbo" and "gas saver" in the… » 8/27/08 2:30pm 8/27/08 2:30pm