STC Email List Training Documents
If you have questions about these training documents please write to firstname.lastname@example.org. Mailman documents are listed first, followed by Lyris documents. The numbers for the Lyris documents are for convenience in referring people to the documents.
Help for subscribers to the Lyris lists
(3) How to set yourself to "nomail" or "digest" when you are away. This is REQUIRED so your "out-of-office" autoresponder will not spam everyone who posts to the list while you are away. You can use this procedure to your change other list settings too.
Set up a Lyris list
Welcome new members to achieve a high subscription rate, and encourage members to stay
Note: Block HTML, untrimmed posts, attachments, and "digest" in the subject before working on achieving a high rate of subscriptions to the list.
Maintain a list
The Lyris training was developed by Michele Marques, manager of the STC Single Sourcing SIG and long time list manager for that SIG. Significant additions were made by the Online SIG, primarily by John Wilcox, list manager. The procedures provided by Michele Marques are the basis for the Mailman training. Thomas Neuburger did early research on Lyris list commands that provided background for this work.