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Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] invalid e-mail contacts on site...
Date: Mon, 25 Nov 2002 19:16:34 EST
In a message dated 25/11/2002 19:58:54 GMT Standard Time,
> I have almost 4000 pages at Rootsweb Freepages, ... Problem is...so many of
> the submitters change their e-mail addresses and never inform me.
> Periodically I check on some of them as I work on a page...but with this
> many pages, it is
> impossible to keep up... my question to you is....is there a way to check
> for valid email addresses on a website of this size?
Thankfully I don't have your problem :-) , so I don't have an answer :-(
However every six months or so I get an e-mail from John Ball who runs the
Welsh Family Archive Site:
which is sent to every e-mail address with contact info on his site, for the
purpose of checking live e-mail links.
I don't know how he does it, it may be automated, it may be by hard graft,
but his e-mail address is:
If you don't get an answer from a list member, I'm sure that John would be
happy to assist you.