Using a friend as a willing guinea pig, I have made some changes to my site
that allows me to host others. Richard agreed to try it out as he wasn't
too happy with the yahoo geocities free hosting. (annoying ads and very
dificult to keep a copy of your site on a local disk for easy editing). Now
Richard's new site is a simple subweb of DarkHorizons, as is my own. see
Richard's new site at http://www.darkhorizons.org/rdcrisp
and my own has
moved to http://www.darkhorizons.org/rmackay.
Setup was quite simple and I
have quite a lot of free space/throughput on the server so I am offering
this service to others as well. Of course if you already have your own url,
then you are set up just fine and don't really even need to read this
message any further.
What do you get? Your own subweb listed similar to the url's above with
your choice of directory name, with a link listed on the main page. (see
current main page for examples) Complete and secure author/admin access to
your web so it can be edited and published completely separate from anything
else on DarkHorizons. You also get your own @... email address
with WebMail access off the main site. Space and throughput should never be
a problem either. You also won't have annoying popup ads or cryptic urls to
What's the catch? There is no catch. I am simply offering this to promote
our hobby and give others a chance to show off their stuff on the internet.
Ok, maybe there is one catch - the site must be
If you are interested or have any comments, please feel free to email me
offline at rob@...