Comments on: A Simple Way To Fool Robots Linux. GNU. Freedom. Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:29:15 +0000 hourly 1 By: Christer Fri, 19 May 2006 02:12:12 +0000 I actually use javascript to outwit the evil spam bots on a lot of my pages. I use a simple .js that implants the entire email address into a much larger string of characters where the email address is actually every 3rd character. The .js handles it fine but for the bots its just one long stretch of garbage characters.