[Wikipedia-l] ISBN links

Toby Bartels toby+wikipedia at math.ucr.edu
Sat Aug 31 05:08:57 UTC 2002

Jimbo wrote at last:

>But seriously, I think that the best method of revenue will be a
>program of sponsorship where we can accept credit cards and people can
>sign up for a monthly patronage.  I think plenty of the regulars would
>be willing to chip in $10 or $20 a month, particularly if they could
>see, transparently, that the money would not be to finance my
>extravagant lifestyle, but to directly benefit the project through
>hardware purchases and whatnot.

Ah, but this finances your extravagant lifestyle *indirectly*,
if subscriptions purchase hardware that you otherwise would have.


-- Toby

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