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sping

(Spam PING) A ping from a spam blog (splog) to a website indicating that there has been an update. However, since the ping is coming from a spam blog, the ping is phony. See splog and blog ping.
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When asked about blogging negatives, Malkin replied: "Trackback spam. Insomnia." The columnist added that working on a constantly updated blog can be very time-consuming.