Quote Originally Posted by brdad View Post
Ok, Dan - let's stay on topic.

I think FFJ's article "Starting out as a "newbie" . . . aka "The Mistakes I First Made" is recommended reading!
I send a welcome message to all new members, and I include a link to this article in my message. The message goes out at the same time I validate a new member, so "avongirl2" has it.