Alibis is a fresh new Usenet provider, offering exceptionally good value for money, as well as an entirely fully featured service. If they can pull off their claims, they are going to become a serious threat to the big boys such as GigaNews. One nice feature, is the fact they also offer an easy to navigate browser based client, with thumbnail previews and direct downloads. Read on, Alibis are the new kid on the block.
Binary retention is a respectable 365 days, and most people will find this entirely acceptable. Popular items usually get reposted regularly, and a year is plenty for more obscure stuff.
Once again, when it comes to pricing, Alibis are bucking the trend to follow their own course. No tiered access style range of accounts here, just a single account, with unlimited access for $14.95 per month. Major savings can be had by taking a 6 month or annual submission.
Alibis Free Trial
Unfortunately, Alibis does not offer a free trial, although it should be noted that the $8.95 for the first month offer is quite generous, and in some ways negates the downside of not having a free trial available.
None at Present
Alibis run what the call Mega-servers, these impressive sounding boxes are able to pump out huge amounts of data by the minute, they should be a super fast and entirely dependable Usenet provider at all times. The generous 30 connections will also help to keep things running smoothly.
Free SSL encryption is offered to all account holders, as seems to be the standard these days.
Other Nice Features
Alibis provides a full range of discussion forums, which appear to be quite lively, and also contain some excellent information and advice.
On paper, Alibis appear to be a top of the line Usenet provider, and one which is set to put some of the more established names in their place. Give it a try, if it works well for you it™s a bargain.
Sign up for the monthly account and get the first month for just $8.95, a complete bargain. If things work well, then dive in with a yearly subscription and save yourself 49%.