Email masking

Does anyone still do this? Is there any evidence that it makes a difference in blocking spam.

I was building a site the other day and I mask all raw email addresses out of habit, but then I wondered if maybe I was wasting my time.

imho entering full email addresses in your html like in mailto: or href’s is a huge no-no :disagree: as they’ll be gobbled up by email harvesters crawling the www.