Common Mailing List Terms

  • Posting - Sending a message to mailing llist for redistribution to subscribers of the list.

    Subscribers - The e-mail addresses that receive messages sent to the list.

    Archive - Copies of all postings sent to a mailing list.  Archives are only available for full featured mailing lists.

    Digest - Option to receive a periodic collection of mailing list postings in a single message rather than individual messages.

    Moderated list - A mailing list where a person is designated as the moderator, and the moderator determines which messages are delivered to the list