scouts-l Mail Archive for August of 2000: scoutdot--a new scouting website
Dalton, Lloyd P. (Lloyd.Dalton@UNISYS.COM
Fri Aug 11 2000 - 12:37:40 CDT
To the list:
Is a service to allow scouts and scouters to post local news and
event notices. It began as an experiment, and has evolved into something
with real potential for improving communications. It's totally
It has taken about two months to develop, and a few scouters have
helped beta-test the site. Many, many bugs have been fixed, and things are
pretty solid right now.
So, the time has come to let everyone know about it, and see what
happens. Hopefully it will prove useful, and not just eye-candy.
I would like to re-post an announcement similar to this one in a
week or so (because only a fraction of the list subscribers see a given
message). Hopefully, people will be ok with this. There have been some
real concerns voiced recently, regarding spam and abuse of scouts-l for
commercial interests, and I don't want to do this.
SM, Troop 28
St. Cloud, MN