Thursday, July 06, 2006

SpamAssassin HTML_SHOUTING score

SpamAssasin sometimes gives a very high score for "shouting". The message it gives is:

BODY: HTML has very strong "shouting" markup

This can appear when there a lot of <b><string><i><H?> tags. or even if you have only a few of these tags and the tags are not properly closed.
For example:

<i>click here. Followed by some other text. original i is not closed and we now have another <i>italic