[Consortium] PR Newswire

Joern Nettingsmeier nettings at folkwang-hochschule.de
Wed Feb 4 05:36:24 EST 2004

Daniel James wrote:
> Hi Brian,
>>The good news is that any individual or organization can register
>>with them and distribute their press releases globally: the bad
>>news is that it costs $125 a year to do so.
> I did actually look into the cost of this sort of thing, and the 
> quotes I got were around $400 per release to send just to one group 
> of journalists. I think the membership fee is just that, then you pay 
> by the word for each release - minimum 400 words. Extra categories of 
> journalists and photos etc. cost extra.
> For the time being I was going to use linuxpr.com and lwn.net, which 
> are free as in beer, eg:

as an aside, lwn.net closely monitors the linux-audio-announce list. 
anything you post there will almost certainly be included in their 
daily updates and weekly issues, and on their rss feed as well.

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