Let me bookmark this and echo it on my site too. It is a nice article indeed. Read An interview with a Link Spammer.
“For that’s what he does, pretty much all day long. He says he can earn seven-figure sums doing this. He is a link spammer. He’s unapologetic about it. Skilled in Perl, LWP and PHP, his first professional programming was done aged 13, when he sold some code to a gaming company. He’s 32 now.”