The Meteorite Mailing ListMeteorite Central has provided a meteorite mailing list for the purpose of providing a fast and efficient method to relay pertinant information regarding meteorites. The list is un-moderated ... meaning all email messages posted will go to all members almost instantly! While this is very beneficial, it means that the posts go to the list ~without proofing~ ; so the posts need to be related to meteorites and need to follow the policies listed below.
General List Policies (i.e. The Rules)
- 1. Posts need to relate in some way to meteorites.
- 2. Be courteous and professional at all times.
- 3. No Personal Attacks.
- 4. Do not post messages for someone else to the list.
- 5. Do not forward private messages to the list.
- 6. Please include the subject of the post in the email's 'Subject' line.
- 7. Send emails in text format, not HTML or Rich Text (these will be bounced).
- 8. Do not send emails with file attachments to the list; include a file link.
- 9. Make sure you can back up statements with facts and references.
- 10. Do not post "Test" emails to the list.
- 11. Advertising is not Free although members do get 2 free ads per year.
- 12. If you are posting a URL for a sale, include 'SALE' or 'AD' in the Subject line.
- 13. Bandito the neighborhood Wind Scorpion says 1 Ad per Week!
Upon subscribing you will be automatically emailed a one page guide on the use of the List, and how to perform certain list functions, such as getting help and un-subscribing.
If you have any specific questions, feel free to send me an email as well.
After you join, send all emails to this address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also Advertise on the List.
Thanks, and I hope you enjoy the list!