> Along these lines I have to add, "It pays to advertise". If no one
> knows what your interests are, you may miss out on a lot of opportunities.
> I frequently get interesting notes from people who have found my SAGE
> site, not only thanking me for making it available, but contributing new
> information. Likewise with my Old Technology site. I have a Wish List on
> the bottom of the front page, to which I've had several responses with
> offers for free hardware or cost-of-shipping. They can see by my site
> that I'm serious about my collecting, and know that their hardware will
> get a good home.
> So, take the time to make a web site. It doesn't have to be fancy
> (mine isn't), and sooner or later the search engines will come calling.
Obviously I agree with Mike. I get at least one inquiry a day. It's a
great way to meet new people.