1174Re: [The New Coven of Louise Brooks] Anniversary
- Aug 10, 2008olive_e_thomas wrote:
> One of the advantages of a Yahoo Group is you get a lot ofthats true. But the internet is quite big and there are a lot of
> archive space for photographs so even 'dead' groups have their
websites around for her.
Shouldn't be too hard to find a good place for those.
> Often I think people start a group and after a while lose interestThat would seem to be the case, yes. I see lots of groups with less then
> in the subject if no sort of critical mass is reached where the
> members keep up the interest.
5 members. before I paid attention to that fact I subscribed to one and
the other day I noticed that the group had one active member. That would
be me then. So.. Byee.
> Or maybe the internet is changing and this sort of forum is out ofI can't imagine why it would. At least not for me the older generation
perhaps; I have been subscribing to various mailing lists over the past
decade and that has changed to yahoo groups over time. Some might
With all that I can't imagine myself going all over the net trying to
keep up with a lot of websites when I can have all the stuff delivered
into one mailbox.
It was only recently that I created a Yahoo account just for the access
to a file section. Which turned out to be a bit of a disappointment but
thats beside the point.
> In the case of the Louise Brooks Society's Yahoo Group, itThings seem to focus on blogs these days. Scattering of information
> seems their Live Journal 'blog' gets more of the creative attention
> which is a shame because you can share photos and files a lot
> easier here.
doesn't help making it easy to find.
> When this was just the 'Coven' of Louise BrooksI suppose that bit of the action 'went' to youtube.
> there were short movie clips loaded to the files section.
> Unfortunately that site got deleted accidentally by a co-moderatorOh, drats. And no one made a backup of it I guess.
> back in 2000 - hence the 'New Coven' label.
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