(the type from the internet)
However, it can also be a single message sent to people on the internet multiple times.
It is not a canned meat product.
Spotting spam tends to be simple, it'll often have numerous links and wording that may not seem 'right,' for example, here is an image that shows a typical piece of spam:
- Use built-in tools. With Gmail you only have to mark the email of spam.
- Do not click on any links inside an email, and do not respond.
- Be cautious with where you distribute your email to.