[Mass email] is either the greatest blessing or the greatest curse of modern times; one sometimes forgets which.
This log is for the 3/2006 "1 million English Wikipedia articles" press release.
Record here to whom you have sent or intend to send the release. see also Feb, 2004 on en
- Raw list of potential contacts : Press release logbook/PR-1M-EN/Potentials
- If a media outlet explicitly rejects a release, please grey its name out, and note the reason given.
Major global mediaEdit
Either over 500k in their audience, or not limited to a single country/geographic region.
- Associated Press (AP) (email@example.com) -- covered
- Press Association (firstname.lastname@example.org) -- email 3/3 Sj
- United Press International (UPI) (email@example.com) email 3/3 Sj
Papers and MagazinesEdit
- Christian Science Monitor (70k), www.csmonitor.com All-CSM mail: jostynj@ --email 3/3 Sj
- RTÉ News (firstname.lastname@example.org) --email 3/3 Sj
- World News, email@example.com. --email 3/3 Sj
Major news sitesEdit
- CNET.com (firstname.lastname@example.org, Martin.LaMonica) --email 3/3 Sj
- Slashdot.org (via form) - Done, published 3/1
- Ars technica (email@example.com) --email 3/3 Sj
Other online entitiesEdit
- #wiki* on freenode.net - done
- #joiito on freenode.net - done
- Wikipedia & other projects - Wikipedia done
United States (by state)Edit
- The Press-Enterprise, Riverside, California, United States, firstname.lastname@example.org --email 3/3 Sj
- Hartford Courant : c goldberg (books) --email 3/3 Sj
- NHaven Register : email@example.com --email 3/3 Sj
- The News-Times : M Langlois --email 3/3 Sj
- The Wichita Eagle : firstname.lastname@example.org --email 3/3 Sj
- Boston Herald : email@example.com email March 3 -- Sj
- firstname.lastname@example.org email March 3 -- Sj
- email@example.com email March 3 -- Sj
- New Bedford Std Times : firstname.lastname@example.org (lib'n, gail couture) email March 3 -- Sj
- Patriot Ledger : email@example.com (lib'n, linda chapman) email March 3 -- Sj
- MIT Technology Review (see Magazines below)
- Providence Journal : firstname.lastname@example.org Mich'l Cochran (tech & dev) email March 3 -- Sj
all save the Guardian (already covered) sent March 3 -- Sj
- Guardian online (email@example.com) and (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- The Independent (email@example.com).
- The Times (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- Times Education Supplement http://www.tes.co.uk/site_information/contact_us.asp
- Evening Standard (email@example.com).
- Daily Express (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- South London Press (email@example.com).
- Daily Mirror (firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com - net news).
- The Sun (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- Times Higher Education Supplement (email@example.com).
- The Scotsman (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- International Herald Tribune (email@example.com).
- Daily Record (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- The Inquirer (email@example.com).
- Wales on Sunday (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- Birmingham News (email@example.com)
- Birmingham Evening Mail (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Belfast Telegraph (email@example.com)
- Belfast News Letter (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Edinburgh Evening News (newsEN@scotsman.com)
- Scottish Daily Express (email@example.com)
- Scottish Sunday Express (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- The Guardian Weekly (email@example.com)
- Sunday Independent (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Jewish Telegraph (email@example.com)
- Metro (Yorkshire) (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Metro (London) (email@example.com)
- Metro (Scotland) (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Metro (North West) (email@example.com)
- Metro (North East) (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Sunday Mail (email@example.com)
- The Mail on Sunday (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- The Muslim News (email@example.com)
- Sunday Post (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Scottish Catholic Observer (email@example.com)
- The Sunday Times Scotland (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Ulster Gazette (email@example.com)
- The Telegraph (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- sent March 3 Sj
Consider pitching a full story, not just a blurb or announcement.
- Lisa.Baertlein@reuters.com (Reuters) email March 3 -- Sj
These have much longer lead times than the preceeding; expect reports in these beasts to come out over the next two months; consider pitching each one a story, not just sending a press release.
- [mailto: ]New Scientist (email@example.com) -email 3/3 Sj
- MIT Technology Review: alyssa danigelis -email 3/3 Sj
- Computerworld(?|?) : cw.com Framingham, MA
- Michael gartenberg (mindspring) -sent 3/3 Sj
- Information Today(?|?) : infotoday.com (online too)
- Smart Computing(14d) : editor@ fundmentals, non-tech audience.
- Kylee Dickey -- software beats, incl encyclo/ref. Very Nice. [em]
- .net - Paul Douglas (email), editor -email 3/3 Sj
- Internetworks - Lisa Jones (email) -email 3/3 Sj
- Internet and Broadband Advisor - G. Barlow (email) -email 3/3 Sj
- PC Plus Magazine - I. Robson (email), editor? -email 3/3 Sj
- Micromart (email) -email 3/3 Sj
- Pc Pro (email) -email 3/3 Sj
- Computer Shopper (email) -email 3/3 Sj
- Linux Weekly News (email) -email 3/3 Sj
- Computeractive (email) -email 3/3 Sj
- Homeschooling today(180d) (email) -email 3/3 Sj
- Life learning: lifelearningmagazine.com 800-215-9574
- Wendy Priesnitz (email: wendy@) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- info on homebased self-directed learning, how kids learn, how adults can help.
- Language magazine: languagemagazine.com (email) 310-657-7767 -email sent 3/3 Sj
- bilingual education, esl and foreign-language teaching, national policy, literacy,
- curricula/testing, language-travel & training
- Multilingual Computing and Technology(42/56d|7k?) (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Donna Parrish (email: donna@), editor? (also material of interest to translators, & people who buy/use such tech) send press releases, etc. to info@
- Broadband World (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Connect (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Computing (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Internet Works (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- It's on the Net (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- IT Week (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- IT Today (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- LinuxUser and Developer (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- MacUser (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Palmtop User (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- PC Answers (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Publishing News (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Reader's Digest (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- WebUser (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Web Active (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj
- Which? (email) -email sent 3/3 Sj