moderated Checks on e-mail addresses


It's surprlsing how few pending members respond to the pending membership questionnaire (fewer than on yahoo!groups, I would say) but I've found an explanation for some of them. I've realised that some people type their e-mail address incorrectly when signing up, so they never receive any messages from For example, last week I had a (never confirmed) pending member whose e-mail address ended with virginmedoa,com, when they almost certainly meant

When you shop online and are asked for your e-mail address, you are often asked to type it in twice to avoid this sort of problem. Perhaps Mark could consider doing something similar with groups if possible.

Thank you.


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