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Subject: RE: [DNA] Suggestion: Include "Master List" link of webpage links in the "You have subscribed notice"
Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2003 00:50:05 -0500
I have a list that I keep that is for people who have received their
results back and want to poke around. Perhaps that is not the initial
newbie list, but maybe a phase 2. I'd be glad to submit. Where I send
my brand new people is off to Charles to download his 101 intro, and to
a few specific sites that we all know about. I know though that they
get overwhelmed with it all - I did trying to find it. It would be just
great to have a page of questions/topics along with links for each one.
We get the same questions over and over again, and even ask them
ourselves because we knew where something was at one time but can't find
From: Charles [mailto:]
Sent: Thursday, November 20, 2003 8:07 PM
Subject: [DNA] Suggestion: Include "Master List" link of webpage links
in the "You have subscribed notice"
Ann and all:
When I originally subscribed to the list I got this email from the List
server. One would think this notice could easily be edited by the list
administrator to include a few excellent beginners help page links. I
humbly would volunteer my DNA Info page as one.
Others could be included too. Or the list administrator could create a
"master page" of various help page links such as mine, Mr. Duerincks and
many others and provide only the "master page" link to the list of DNA
Beginners help links in the "you have subscribed" email notice. I assume
the list administrator has the ability to edit this you have subscribed
to this list notice. If not, then that should be a suggestion to
Rootsweb.com to allow the respective list administrators to include a
personal note with the "subscribe" welcome notice, and which siad
personal not can include a URL link to help pages relevant to the list.
Here is what I was sent when I subscribed to this list and here is where
some introduction to helpful beginners info links should be provided to
"newbies" to the list. Charles
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