Free ISP model one year old

Howard Lake | 21 September 1999 | News

The free ISP model enjoys its first birthday today. One year ago today FreeServe was launched.

In its wake a number of charities have established themselves as free ISPs, offering a service for donors and supporters and giving themselves a chance at developing relationships with them online. However, given the large number of major corporates offering free Internet access, can the charity ISPs compete?