OnlineGroups.net changes the posts that people make to your groups to make them more suitable for the medium of group email. Some changes are subtle, like the modified email headers; others are more obvious, like HTML email. Another way that the message is altered is by post snipping: when parts of the message are automatically… Read more »
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It is easy to create a listserv with OnlineGroups.net. In this how-to we walk you though the steps required to start your own listserv, on its own site, and get all the new members up and running.
People are more than just an email address. At OnlineGroups.net we understand this, and give everyone the power to add multiple email addresses to their profiles, and customise what addresses are used with each group. This is in stark contrast with a traditional listserv, which only allows members to have a single address each.
One of the big advantages of a site with OnlineGroups.net over a normal listserv is that your site can have multiple groups, so it better suits the needs of your organisation and the group members.
A group on OnlineGroups.net is very much like a listserv, also known as a mailing list. In this post we discuss the basics of how a listserv works, and how OnlineGroups.net improves on the basic functionality.
OnlineGroups.net gives you the ability to export the group membership and export the messages. This allows you to keep your own backup of the membership and posts. (We keep backups, but you may want your own.) You may also export the information and leave OnlineGroups.net and use another service. While we would be sad to… Read more »
At OnlineGroups.net, we help people to collaborate using email. That makes it pretty important that people actually receive email that is sent by their groups. Unfortunately, a lot of spam and phishing email is sent to those same people. Their email providers have to sort out the helpful collaborative email from the unhelpful email. Sometimes… Read more »