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From: Carol C-H <>
Subject: Re: suggestions
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2000 13:44:16 -0600
That should have had a smiley face - I meant it to be funny. It would be
much better if Rootsweb would create a simple template for us to use, IMHO
- many of us (like myself) are not into web-page-making. Am gonna try to
Like you told us to do yesterday - learn, like you had to do.
At 01:01 PM 02/16/2000 -0600,Mari wrote:
>What do the listowners that have no inkling of how to do a web page do????
>At 09:55 AM 2/16/00 -0800, JOHN BALLARD wrote:
>>Great idea, Bob.
>> John Ballard
>> > I propose that RootsWeb allow all listowners the opportunity
>> > to setup a web site associated with their list(s) to be used
>> > only to promote the list (no personal use). This could be in
>> > a special area similar to freepages. Limits could be placed
>> > on the available space if that became a problem, 100k per
>> > page would be more than adequate (check out my list web site
>> > http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~mahanweb at about
>> > 90K per list).
>> > RootsWeb could then setup a page listing links to all of the
>> > list web sites (i.e an index), and submit this page to the
>> > search engines letting them catalog the links on the page.
>> > The meta-tags would be setup on the list web sites to provide
>> > the appropriate titles, keywords, and descriptions.
>> > Even if you do not submit the pages, they would eventually be
>> > found by some of the search engines which use 'robots'
>> > (sometimes called spiders) to search and catalog the web.
>> > Though with the size of the web now days it may be awhile
>> > before a chance happening found the pages.
>> > Bob Mahan
Carol C-H <> http://www2.netdoor.com/~cch/
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