Mike wrote: >Hello, >I have a question for someone familiar with Drupal and/or Civicspace CMS > . >Does Drupal Civicspace CMS have a system to allow users to subscribe to >newsletters? >I was comparing CMS systems at http://www.cmsmatrix.org/ and I noticed >that many CMS systems have a system for mailing out newsletters however >Drupal did not. (I was comparing Drupal to Mambo and Typo3.) > >I am looking for a newsletter system that has the ability to allow users >to add/delete themselves to/from a list so that they can be sent email >from the system on various topics > >I read that Civicspace will be at version 1.0 in Spring 2006 and by then >it appears they will have Customer Relationship Management tools added. >Will I have to wait until spring 2006 to add a newsletter subscription >system if this is the component necessary or are there current solutions >using Drupal components I could use today? Is this what CIVICRM is? > >One other question: Where does one download Civicspace and all its >default and optional components from? > >Thank you, > > > http://www.drupal.org > http://www.civicspacelabs.com > Drupal has modules that provide mass mail. You will find them on the drupal.org site, modules. simplenew - i have it working on 4 sites, pretty basic but does well. mass mailer - an engine for other mailer packages, primarily phplist, last time i tried it about 5 months ago, still had issues Civicspace is based on drupal and the folks there have contributed several of the modules available. downloadable from the civicspacelabs site; http://civicspacelabs.org/home/developers/download Ron D.