Local vs. National ISPs

Local ISPs: InfoNation & The List & MSP Internet Connections National ISPs: Getting Connected
may be only option in rural areas local number when traveling
personalized service reliability over time
help local business (esp. rural) better "backbone" connection
lower cost, esp. for web hosting powerful spam (junk email) blocking
John Faughnan & Bob Elson Last Revised: 01 Feb 2002. Glossary