This page is an archive of past Mac Guild specials that are now expired. You may contact the vendor to see if they have a more current special running. If you discover any, please contact me so that we can update these pages.

Que Publications
Dreaming of touring the world, seeing your name in lights and partying like a rock star? Who knows? It could happen. Let Que's "MacAddict Guide to Making Music with GarageBand" free your inner rock star and show you how to create, perform and record your own music.

Get 40 percent off the $24.99 (US) book (free shipping for U.S. customers).
Coupon code: MACGBAND

This worldwide offer is valid until October 31, 2004.

Digital Element
Digital Element is offering Apple user group Mac Photoshop users a download bundle of all of their Photoshop plugins (Aurora 2.1, Verdant and Modelshop) for only $199 (US), a $300 savings. (Offer only for the Mac version and for Apple user group members.)

Coupon code: MUGSDEAL04

Go to, select Store, Order Online, Bundles and
choose one of the two Mac bundles, each regularly $439 (US).

This worldwide offer is valid until August 31, 2004.

MacAddict Discount
For any of you interested in subscribing to the MacAddict magazine (the only Mac magazine that rewords its subscribers with a monthly CD), the online subscription price for one year is $29.95 (74% off newsstand rate).

For a limited time, Mac Guild members can subscribe for even a greater discount! If you pay by credit card, you can secure a one year subscription for only $20.95, or you can choose to be billed, and pay only $22.95. Either way, it's a great deal. Use the link below to sign up!

The offer expires June 30, 2004.

Asante Discount
Winner of 34 awards and accolades (including Macworld "Best of Show") for its Internet routers, Asanti Technologies is the leading provider of Mac networking solutions. The company9s popular products are known for their ease of use.

To support the Mac community, Asanti is offering great discounts to MUG members. The FriendlyNET FR3004LC DSL/cable modem router (with built-in 4-port 10/100 switch, serial port, and LPT port) is specially priced at $75 (regularly $122). The FriendlyNET FH408 8-port 10/100 switching hub is specially priced at $49 (regularly $74). The AsantiFast 690 PCI 10/100 for Mac includes patch cable and is specially priced at $26
(regularly $35).

To get the discount, MUG members should go to:

Or contact Mark Prewitt at

Limit one of each product per person, within US and Canada only.

The offer expires Sep 30, 2002.

McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media Special Offer
For Mac User Group members only, McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media is offering a 30% discount plus free shipping on the following books.
  • Mac OS X: The Complete Reference by Jesse Feiler (regular price $39.99; $27.99 for Mac User Groups)
  • Upgrading & Troubleshooting Your Mac, Mac OS X Edition by Gene Steinberg (regular price $29.99; $20.99 for Mac User Groups)
  • How to Do Everything with Your iMac, Third Edition by Todd Stauffer (regular price $24.99; $17.49 for Mac User Groups)
  • How to Do Everything with iMovie by Tony Reveaux and Gene Steinberg (regular price $24.99; $17.49 for Mac User Groups)
  • Photoshop 7: Tips & Techniques by Wendy Willard (regular price $39.99; $27.99 for Mac User Groups) Photoshop 7: The Complete Reference by Laurie Ulrich (regular price $49.99; $34.99 for Mac User Groups)
  • How to Do Everything with Your Digital Camera, Second Edition by Dave Johnson (regular price $24.99; $17.49 for Mac User Groups)

The Special Reference Code for this offer is: macuser. Please go to and enter this code in the "Special Offers" box.

The offer expires Nov 30, 2002.

Econ Technologies Offer
Easy-to-use, powerful, affordable software from Econ Technologies. Go to When you're ready to purchase click on Store at the top. Then click on "Login" to take advantage of the MUG Special Offer. The Login is mugoffer. The Password is joesentme. If you have any questions email Save $5 on most products.

The offer expires Dec 31, 2002.

Freeway Web-Authoring Special
Freeway 3.5 is a Mac-only Web-authoring tool that offers both powerful features and an easy-to-use interface. Unlike other tools for creating Web sites, Freeway lets you create in a familiar, intuitive environment. Freeway then automatically generates the code for you so you don't need to be an HTML expert to build well-designed and highly functional sites. Freeway's Actions technology makes it easy for even novices to add JavaScripts or other custom code to their sites for rollovers, database connectivity and more. Find out more by visiting our Web site at

The normal retail price for Freeway 3.5 is $249, Our special price to User Group members is only $149 for the boxed version, or only $129 as an electronic download.

To order:

This special price is only available via this URL, not through any other channel.

The offer expires Dec 31, 2002.


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