Frequently Asked Questions
- What sites do
Any non-commercial website based in Lewisham that may provide
useful information or service to the community
- Is there a
Yes. The site must be reasonably up to date and be
genuinely useful to others. We would expect it to be several pages and have its
own domain (although we do make exceptions). It should be legal, honest &
decent. Don't worry - if there is a problem we will share it with you and try
and help you get round it.
- How do I
Simply register in our Forum <here> and post in the 'Suggest Website'
category. Please include your connection with the website if applicable and
what section you feel is most appropriate. We should normally respond within a
day or so (but we do take very occasional holidays).
- Can I join
Yes please. You can become a Lewisham Online Member simply by having
your website listed and incorporating a return link to LO (don't forget to let
us know by post to the Forum). You will be invited to informal 'editorial
meetings' to discuss policy and the meaning of life. Rule is by
- Can I include
your links on my site?
Yes. An attribution would be nice. Its your
choice, copy it across, point to our directory directly - or if you are a
member we can supply you the database and an example perl script to generate
the link list on your own site.
- Do you have any
links to the Council, a political party ...?
No. We are just an
informal group of community webmasters sharing our skills. Some of us would
like to co-operate with the council in the disemination and use of information
affecting our locality (planning applications for example). We hope council
officers will work with us for the benefit of the
- I've spotted a
broken link/error/bug ...
Yep - websites often go AWOL and we are far
from perfect. So please tell us (use the Forum) and we will fix it.