Slash Boxes
NOTE: use Perl; is on undef hiatus. You can read content, but you can't post it. More info will be forthcoming forthcomingly.

All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

use Perl Log In

Log In

[ Create a new account ]

osfameron (3135)

  (email not shown publicly)

Technorati Profile []

Journal of osfameron (3135)

Wednesday April 13, 2005
07:43 AM becomes paid-for service

[ #24165 ] will start to charge meetup organizers a monthly fee. Not particularly surprising I guess - I've used meetup a little for the Liverpool Java User Group, thought it was a great idea, and it certainly facilitates organizing perlmongers style meetings. But of course as a proprietary service, it was always at risk of charges: in the past only certain "premium" functionality was charged for.

It does surprise me a little that the charges are so high ($19 a month, though they're discounting to $9 a month for existing groups). In any case, I'm not going to pay that much - the convenience of meetup might be worth that amount a year to me, but as a monthly fee, I'd just use a blog/wiki/mailing list to cover most of it.

The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. We are not responsible for them in any way.
More | Login | Reply
Loading... please wait.