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Letters of Note: Best of 2012 by Evan Troxel

Have you visited Letters of Note lately? It's one of the best. Don't miss their Best of 2012 letters.

Letters of Note is an attempt to gather and sort fascinating letters, postcards, telegrams, faxes, and memos. Scans/photos where possible. Fakes will be sneered at. Updated as often as possible; usually each weekday.

I've read so many amazing letters on the site. It's one of those where you can get lost for a few hours and not know where the time went.

I Heart Squarespace by Evan Troxel

Q: "What'd you do yesterday?"

A: "Oh, I trucked gallons of fuel up a highrise building by hand most of the day."

Here's just one more (huge) reason why I support Squarespace to host my website. They went way above and way beyond the call of duty for their customers during and after Hurricane Sandy:

I am proud to announce that throughout this event, Squarespace customers experienced absolutely no downtime related to the power outage. This is an amazing outcome considering the extraordinary circumstances we faced last week. What remains is an incredible story.

For those of you that haven’t been following our updates, employees from Squarespace, Fog Creek, and Peer1 manually carried fuel up 17 flights of stairs for three days to save our generator while an interim fuel supply and pump could be installed. These efforts to provide uninterrupted service for our customers [...]

If you want to have a great website with a great support team behind it, be sure to check them out.