[tei-council] Webstore now available
Daniel Paul O'Donnell
daniel.odonnell at gmail.com
Fri Aug 21 17:47:22 EDT 2009
That's it fixed. I'd dropped a line of code at some point and it was
having ramifications up and down the site.
Sorry for the inconvenience and please let me know if you discover
Dot Porter wrote:
> Hi Dan,
> I'm trying to subscribe but have run into a problem. My billing
> address is different from my mailing address (as I'm using my
> professional address for contact but my home address for billing). But
> the system assumes that the two are the same, and although there is an
> option to "change your address" on the "Payment Information" page, if
> you follow that link it takes you to a "Change Your Billing
> Information" page
> with the note "This is the current billing address. Please make sure
> it matches the information on your credit card statement or correct it
> using the form below." Only there is no form! Can you look into this
> On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 12:05 AM, Daniel Paul
> O'Donnell<daniel.odonnell at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> The webstore is now available and accepting credit cards:
>> http://www.tei-shop.org/. I just signed up for a two year subscription
>> using the interface and the payment went through.
>> Before I signed up, only one of us on council was a subscriber. Now that
>> it is easier than ever, let me encourage you to sign up as individuals.
>> At $50/year the rate is cheaper than many societies and the TEI, while
>> very well supported through institutional memberships, has by most
>> standards what can only be considered a very small base of individual
>> subscribers (with me it has just risen to 10).
>> Perhaps more to the point, however, you can also now register for the
>> conference. Early registration closes on October 10, at which point
>> prices will start including a late fee. Currently subscribers,
>> affiliates of member institutions, and board and council members can all
>> register for $45. Full price is $90.
>> The cheapest block of hotel rooms expires on September 24th.
>> Thanks all very much for your help. I had a very long talk with a techie
>> at the credit card company who was a linux and xml nut--as I was telling
>> the board, he even knew who CMSMcQ was, though more for his work at the
>> W3C. He was very happy to help out the TEI. He's made a number of
>> suggestions for radical simplification (and given me a dummy account
>> with practice credit card numbers that can get accepted or rejected by
>> never transfer money) and pointed me to some sample code. I'll probably
>> ask you all to help proof a much simplified site with none of the
>> flimflam about shopping carts that Lou and Elena so correctly gagged on.
>> But that will be in the run up to the membership drive in January.
>> Thanks again!
>> Daniel Paul O'Donnell
>> Associate Professor of English
>> University of Lethbridge
>> Chair and CEO, Text Encoding Initiative (http://www.tei-c.org/)
>> Co-Chair, Digital Initiatives Advisory Board, Medieval Academy of America
>> President-elect (English), Society for Digital Humanities/Société pour l'étude des médias interactifs (http://sdh-semi.org/)
>> Founding Director (2003-2009), Digital Medievalist Project (http://www.digitalmedievalist.org/)
>> Vox: +1 403 329-2377
>> Fax: +1 403 382-7191 (non-confidental)
>> Home Page: http://people.uleth.ca/~daniel.odonnell/
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Daniel Paul O'Donnell
Associate Professor of English
University of Lethbridge
Chair and CEO, Text Encoding Initiative (http://www.tei-c.org/)
Co-Chair, Digital Initiatives Advisory Board, Medieval Academy of America
President-elect (English), Society for Digital Humanities/Société pour l'étude des médias interactifs (http://sdh-semi.org/)
Founding Director (2003-2009), Digital Medievalist Project (http://www.digitalmedievalist.org/)
Vox: +1 403 329-2377
Fax: +1 403 382-7191 (non-confidental)
Home Page: http://people.uleth.ca/~daniel.odonnell/
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