Awesome. Thank you for the recommendation!
Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:34am

Porkbun had cheap. Bought it for 10 years just for the heck of it. It comes with 3 months free email hosting so I can see if their hosting will work for what I need. If so, I can just use them to host the email too.

This site is now accessible:
This forum:

Thanks again for the suggestion.

I guess if all works out, I'm going to have to have a notification message in the daily subscriptions for a bit saying something to the effect of:

"Please note: As of xx/xx/2021, all future subscription emails will be coming from [some-name] instead of Please make sure to update any mailbox rules you have as needed."

...or something like that.

    • You might be able to find email hosting somewhere - Puckdropper, Thu Jun 03 2021 5:10pm
      Domain names are a giant racket, so my advice there is if you really need one buy one cheap for as long as you can, then renew it anywhere that will give you a cheap and long term price. Porkbun has been pretty good in terms of price. It's fairly easy to transfer a domain name. Changing hosting... more
      • Awesome. Thank you for the recommendation!- Erik_, Tue Jun 08 2021 11:34am
        • Awesome. I think things will work better if your messages - Puckdropper, Tue Jun 08 2021 4:59pm
          are coming from a real .com rather than a gmail. Porkbun seems to be pretty cheap on most domains and even on renewal. I haven't found anything better yet (but I only go looking every 7-8 years or so.)
          • though. (I was waiting for builds to happen at work so I figured I'd try with my local DiscApp environment). It looks like the the mail client passes the user & hostname to the smtp server and that's failing because my local account on my local computer it's owned by the email address at porkbu... more
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