Public Mail Lists of Interest to Listowners and Managers
- GNA-VC --
The Virtual Community Mailing List (gna-vc) was established in 1996 as a forum for discussion and news about
online life and community, the technologies that support them, ways and methods for their organization and design, and
their social effects. gna-vc is a discussion list for people participating in virtual communities, or are interested in their design, the technology that supports them, or their social impications. Topics appropriate for discussion include:
technology that supports virtual communities: MUD programming, irc bots, etc); research on new technologies that might support such communities in the future;
online life and society: legal problems, access, NII etc; educational uses of virtual community technology; community networks; business uses of virtual community technology and GNA as a virtual community.
To subscribe to GNA-VC send the following command in the message body of an email to
SUBSCRIBE GNA-VC YourFirstName YourLastName.
For more info on GNA-VC access the GNA-VC Home Page on
Archives are open to subscribers only
- LIST-MANAGERS --
is for discussions of issues related to managing Internet mailing lists, including (but not
limited to) methods, mechanisms, techniques, policies, and software (in general; questions about specific software
packages should be directed to the mailing list dedicated to that particular package).
Technical questions regarding particular software packages (for instance, Majordomo, LISTPROC, ListServ, etc.)
are not appropriate for the List-Managers mailing list. They should be directed to the mailing list dedicated to that
particular package. To subscribe to List-Managers send the following command in the message body of an email to
subscribe list-managers. For more info on List-Mangers access the List-Manager's Home Page on
Archives are open to the public and this list is slowly moderated.
- LIST-MODERATORS --
List-Moderators is an open, unmoderated discussion list for the benefit of
list-moderators. It is a gathering place for list-moderators to share
their experiences and wisdom, and for newly appointed list-moderators to
learn the trade. Discussions which would be on topic include techniques and tools to assist
moderation, how to deal with troublesome posters, encouraging a particular
list culture without appearing too authoritarian, how to spot posters
attempting to use and abuse the system, text-layout styles for
newsletters, etc. To subscribe to List-Moderators send the following command in the message body of an email to
or use the web based sub/unsub form on http://www.ironclad.net.au/lists/list-moderators/index.html
- LSTOWN-L - - Lsoft's LISTSERV® Listowners' List.
Subscribe by sending the following command in the message body of an email to: LSTOWN-L@PEACH.EASE.LSOFT.COM
Subscribe LSTOWN-L YourFirstName YourLastName or use the web based subscription form on
Archives are open to the public and probably the best source for LISTSERV® Listowners!
- MAIL-LIST --
free discussion group for mailing list owners and moderators. Membership is open to all.
The focus of this discussion group is to trade ideas, tips, and
techniques amongst the mailing list owners and moderators
that are operating their own lists.
Topics covered will include such areas as:
Reducing time spent on administration of your list;
Whether advertising is appropriate for your list;
Locating advertisers and determining how to charge;
Dealing with problem subscribers and
Finding new subscribers that fit your user profile.
To subscribe to Mail-List send a blank email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or use the web form on http://www.mail-list.com/cgi-bin/signup.cgi