Usenet, or Netnews, is a world-wide distributed discussion system. Sites in this category explain how to create new Usenet newsgroups, or discussion fora.
Creating an ALT newsgroup
A detailed guide to creating alt newsgroups. What to do and, more importantly, what not to do when creating a group.
In the free.* hierarchy, anyone can set up a new group. Here are simple instructions how to create a new newsgroup in the free.uk.* hierarchy and a list of newsservers which carry the free.uk.* groups.
Guidelines for Group Creation in the UK hierarchy
Newsgroup creation process within uk.*
How To Write a Good Newgroup Message for Alt
Detailed explanations on "newgroup" messages for alt.* groups, the type of control message which creates a newsgroup, and the correct way to write and send them.
news.newusers.questions: Creating New Newsgroups
Information on how to create newsgroups - guidelines for choosing a hierarchy, as well as notes on newsgroup creation in various hierarchies.
So You Want to Create an Alt Newsgroup
Guide to creating Usenet groups in the alt.* hierarchy. Creating a successful alt newsgroup depends only on convincing news administrators to carry the newsgroup. Written by David Barr.
The UKVoting Home Pages
Describes voting procedures related to the uk.* hierarchy.
Last update:March 6, 2015 at 7:54:03 UTC