Mat Vhargon wrote:The question is who really cares, it is not attempting to be dishonest in any way only to allow your sim to show up in more results. If someone searches for Treve, and Clearchus shows up along with treve in the search results, than whoever is searching for Treve will not be ticked into going olll wow Clearchus must be treve or something and not going to Treve. They may at most go wow I have not been to Clearchus why do I not check them out, again nobody is being mislead here though.
I can't name names here, but it looks like about 43 care about this, with 26 of them being opposed to the Idea.
But you are absolutely right, people will be searching for one and will see another pop up and decided to explore it. it is a Marketing ploy. so is Subliminal advertising, a method commonly seen as unethical by all major public media. so is false advertising, offering one thing and presenting another...
It works. but the question here is not does it work, but it right. The Majority sampled her say no.