ABR, JEM, and advertising
klenchin at facstaff.REMOVE_TO_REPLY.wisc.edu
Thu Feb 10 20:17:37 EST 2000
:While reading the latest Journal of Experimental Medicine, I was dismayed
:to find that they're allowing a method of advertising I think is
:unacceptable for an academic journal. In the body of an article (not in
:banner ads or off to the side; actually in the article), the word
:"affinity" is highlighted. It clicks through to the home page of Affinist
Out of curiosity - does it at least open another browser window
or simply goes to that link, away from the article you were reading?
It certainly is very cheap, that's for sure.
:I know that this post is questionably on-topic for the group. Sorry.
:It's something I found infuriating. Perhaps I'm too idealistic, and
:science today is just another sales tool, I dunno.
Hey, your post is a good publicity for ABR! I've never heard of them
but now I am going to find their web site :-)))
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