[ubuntu-uk] Submitting articles to newspapers/local mags

Philip Newborough mail at philipnewborough.co.uk
Sun Oct 14 09:46:43 BST 2007


On 13/10/2007, Kris Douglas <webbox.uk at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
> On 13/10/2007, Chris Rowson <christopherrowson at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi folks,
> >
> > This is just a quick post to the list, asking you to consider writing
> > to your local newspaper or magazine to promote Ubuntu.
> >
> > The article has already been written for you. You can edit it, change
> > it or leave it as it is, but the general idea is that it should take
> > the effort out of having to write your own unless you really want to.
> >
> > You can find the article here:
> >
> >
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UKMarketing/ArticleForLocalMagazine
> >
> > There's a small table at the bottom of the article to track
> > submissions. Please, fill it out when you submit the article so that
> > we can track its spread, and how useful it is.
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > Chris
> >
> > PS. I've sent this message to both the ubuntu-uk loco, and the
> > marketing mailing list. If you want to forward it on to other
> > interested parties please do :-)
> >
> > --
> > ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
> > https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk
> > https://wiki.kubuntu.org/UKTeam/
> >
>
> What an excellent idea. I shall speak to local publishers about getting this
> setup :)
>

Me too. I've got some free local rags in the area + a girlfriend who
specialises in communications. I'm sure it should be possible to get
something submitted in the Lincolnshire area.

BTW - Great article Chris!

Cheers

Philip



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