|Published on 2009-08-24 by John Collins.|
Lately I have been getting a lot of emails from various people using a leading slash in their email signature, e.g:
Or the more obscure variant:
Apart from some viral effect, I have been wondering where this fad came from? The best I could find is some speculation on this page from WikiAnswers:
What does a slash mean before a name signature in emails?
Updated 2021 : note that the above was originally published in 2009, but is left here for archival purposes. /John