12057Re: [midatlanticretro] Should we switch to a web forum?
- Mar 13, 2009On Fri, 13 Mar 2009, Evan Koblentz wrote:
> Okay ....... some ground rules for this sure-to-be-controversial thread:I say no. Email is a push technology that comes to my inbox: I don't need
> 1. KEEP IT STRICTLY ON-TOPIC
> 2. KEEP THE SUBJECT LINE
> 3. TRIM LONG QUOTED REPLIES
> So, should we switch to a web discussion forum?
to do anything to stay current on MARCH topics other than check my mail.
If MARCH communicated through a web board, how often would I (or others)
remember to check for updates? Websites are publishing RSS feeds now so
that they can have more of a push model, to help keep users up-to-date...
with email we get that for free. People that really want a pull model web
interface can just look at the Yahoo group archives...
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