Re: (IAAC) Changing the long name for IAAC?
Sounds OK to me. Will this have any impact on our personal web-based
>We are planning a move to a dedicated Web site for our IAAC deep-sky observing
>list very soon. In concert with that move, it has been suggested
>that we change
>our email list name - and thus the eventual website's domain name. This could
>have many positive effects - not least of which, making it easier to convince
>those unfamiliar with our list that we are NOT any sort of on-line purchasing
>'catalog', and that we have no desire to "spam" anyone about anything.
>I am strongly considering 'www.visualdeepsky.org'. This is somewhat long, but
>it IS shorter than 'netastrocatalog'... What's more, I believe that it seemed
>to better capture the essence of our particular focus within the larger hobby.
>Do any of our readers have any strong feelings pro or con on this naming? This
>would necessitate changing all your Address Book entries for our
>as well as your Bookmarks for our Observation archive and informational site.
>Please feel free to share any reactions with me... Till then, clear skies all,
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