I would like to
thank all of you folks who have signed up for our DragonBytes!
DragonMarsh newsletter over the years, and it is with mixed emotions
that I am announcing suspension of the monthly DragonBytes!
When we started
publishing DragonBytes! almost 18 years ago, it was a double wide
sheet, mailed out by the USPS. Over the next few years, it continued to grow,
until it was taking 2 employees almost 2 weeks to prepare for mailing, and
between printing & mailing, was starting to cost us a lot. I mean a
Right about then,
here comes a new concept, something called the "internet", where you could send
out electronic created mail, or "email". We embraced the concept wholeheartedly, and as tech changed, so did the newsletter, with more information.
With higher transfer speeds, pictures could be included. The newsletter was
added to our website, and eventually full HTML newsletters were inserted in
But times change,
tech changed along with it. New methods of communication, Instant Messaging,
Twitter, Facebook, Bulletin board systems, gave way to "groups" and this thing
called "the cloud". We get our information "breaking live", "simulcast", much
faster than ever before. And as a result, things like newsletters just are not
being read as much anymore, hence our decision to drop monthly publishing of
Now, thats not to
say we won't send anything out, DragonSnacks!, (our "shorter than a
full newsletter, but longer than twitter will allow") will still be sent out
from time to time, with special information and sales & such like that. And
I will be spending the time I used to work on the newsletter, working on
improving the website.
it's been a fun ride, though I won't miss the 2:00 am bleary eyed typing, or
the time I had everything set to go out & woke up the next morning to find
I had not pushed the "send" button, or any number of "fails" that had me
hanging my head, or howling with laughter. I think I'll sign off with my usual
Thanks for letting
us send this information to you & we hope to see you soon..
'Till the next Byte, make
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