About Ceramics Today
From your CT Editor, Steven Goldate
Ceramics Today is a comprehensive, independent not-for-profit ceramics
site run by long-time ceramics webmaster Steven Goldate. Many of
you may be familiar with its first incarnation as Claynet, which
was set up in mid 1995 and was one of the first ceramics sites on
the WWW (predating even the SDSU web site).
Towards the end of 1996, Claynet evolved into ceramics.about.com.
While Claynet files were still available, the site was no longer
being updated and all effort went into the About.com site (formerly
also known as The Mining Company). At ceramics.about.com, your Ceramics
Today Editor Steven Goldate acted as the 'Ceramics Guide', sifting
through the maze of ceramics sites on the Net, selecting those worthy
of a link, writing articles and answering thousands of reader's
questions. Over the years hundreds of articles were written while
the links database grew to be the most comprehensive on the Net.
It is this legacy on which Ceramics Today has built an expanded
Many features of Ceramics Today will be familiar to you - the links,
the gallery, the newsletter, the forum. There are also many new
features - the daily ceramics tip, the Pot of the Week and the Odd
Spot. You can register to receive notification
of weekly updates to Ceramics Today via a brief email. Believe
it or not, this time there are no ads and annoying pop-ups.
Currently Ceramics Today is free of ads. I would like to keep it
that way, but to do so I need your support. You can do this by making
a donation however large or small via PayPal's secure server. Donations
are voluntary and will help me to pay for expenses such as domain
name registration, web hosting and my efforts of hundreds of hours
of work maintaining the site and sourcing and writing interesting
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