See also: E-Mail | Newsgroups
- A number of people available to send e-mail to with a common interest, usually kept private.
- A service that allows regular or occasional news and information to be sent to your address.
The best mailing lists automatically allow an opt-out feature so that no individual must keep track of who wants e-mail.
Many Web Server services allow the use of a mailing list. This list is then automated by a program known on UNIX systems as majordomo.
Tested services include:
- Yahoo! Groups – free but attaches an advertisement at the base of every sent e-mail. Includes a variety of other ad-supported functions such as calendar and
For a list of available mailing lists to sign up for:
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