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Any solutions to Bloglet problems?

If you look down the right-side navigation of this site, you'll notice a form and link to Bloglet. The service (when it works) sends e-mails nightly to a list of subscribers. Those e-mails contain the headlines and text from my entries for the day.

The problem is that it's very unreliable (though I would pay a few bucks for it if it worked right), and anybody who's on my list, probably hasn't received an update for a couple weeks or more.

I'm obviously not the only one with this problem. The site is up and down like a kid on a trampoline (sorry, bad analogy), and I was wondering if anybody out there has a better solution? The e-mail features in Movable Type are less than stellar, that's for sure, and I don't know if they'll get fixed or not.

Does anybody else have their own Bloglet-like system? Need a beta tester? ;-)

Posted by Jake on 08/19/03 @ 09:01 AM
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Dennis said on 11/08/04 @ 08:06 AM:
Have you found a good solution?

Jake said on 11/08/04 @ 08:40 AM:
Yes I have, Dennis. See this post.

Phil said on 08/14/05 @ 09:46 AM:
Standalone service called FeedBlitz http://www.feedblitz.com. LIke Bloglet, only it's better (and works).

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