The goal of this list of nonexistent email addresses is to help identify and slow down bulk mailers.

For some tips on how you can discourage email address harvesting on your web site, see addresses. A formulation like <em>a1_kickme</em>@<em></em> is strongly recommended. mailto: links are not useful. Humans are most likely to use webmail or non-web browser-based email programs, neither of which follow mailto: links. Only bulk mailers benefit from mailto:s. Avoid!