Emerson Woelffer: Sidonius Apollinaris (1979) – Click to enlarge
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Your New Sidonius Site: FAQs

Are the contents of the classic site and this one identical?

For all practical purposes, the information contained in www.sidoniusapollinaris.nl and in this new ‘www.sidonapol.org’ is the same. All information has been screened, and updated or discarded accordingly. The site’s technical functionality, however, has been much improved with an interactive news blog, an events calendar, and the possibility of subscribing to RSS feeds.

Do I still have access to the classic site?

Yes, you have. The classic site, www.sidoniusapollinaris.nl, will remain up and running as long as is desirable. However, as of 3 September 2018 it is not updated anymore.

How do I stay informed about the latest posts?

Simply subscribe to the RSS feed of this website’s posts in your browser or email app.
In order to do this in your browser, click the RSS symbol in the right- or left-hand upper corner of this page, just above the title bar. You’ll read something like “Subscribe to this feed via”. The feed reader that is indicated (supposing there’s one installed) will be just fine, or alternatively pick your own favourite. To confirm, press “Subscribe now”. Indicate where you want the feeds to appear, and you’re done.
As to your email app, create a feed account in the app and subscribe to the URL https://www.sidonapol.org/feed

Instructions on how to subscribe to RSS feeds are legion. Here is a random simple tutorial.

Where can I send my feedback?

Any feedback is much appreciated. Drop Joop van Waarden a note in his mailbox.

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