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Category: "Publisher Shout Outs"

  • Publisher Shout Outs

    Publisher Shout Out: Oswego County Today

    by: Reilly O'Connor, on Nov 16, 2014

    We recently had the chance to interview the Vice President of Dot Publishing, Fred Reed. Dot Publishing currently hosts and maintains 30 sites for clients, while also running their own community news sites including our publisher partner Oswego County Today, covering Oswego County, New York. Fred started with Oswego County Today in 2005 as webmaster, … More »

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    Publisher Shout Out: The Local Tourist

    by: Reilly O'Connor, on Oct 9, 2014

    This week we are featuring The Local Tourist (TLT), a site covering the happenings in Chicago and launching soon in Milwaukee and Cedarburg, Wisconsin. After a quick skim of the website, residents and visitors can learn all they need to know about the latest events, restaurants, nightlife, and news in the areas. We had the chance to … More »

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    Publisher Shout Out: Corner Media

    by: Reilly O'Connor, on Sep 4, 2014

    This week we are featuring Corner Media, a network of seven Brooklyn-based neighborhood news sites. We had the opportunity to get the inside scoop on the network from its very own Publisher, Liena Zagare. Liena, who formerly worked for Patch and briefly for the Huffington Post, found her passion in community news and strives to bring neighbors news they care about. Here’s … More »

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    Publisher Shout Out: Long Beach Post

    by: Reilly O'Connor, on Jul 30, 2014

    This week’s featured publication is the Long Beach Post, a daily, digital-first publication covering news, life, business, food, sports, and more in the city of Long Beach, California. The site is a prime example of hyperlocal success, consistently investing in expanded coverage of Long Beach and its people. We recently interviewed the site’s Director of … More »

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    Hyperlocal Publisher Shout Out: Portland Press Herald

    by: Reilly O'Connor, on Jun 20, 2014

    Check out one of the latest publishers to sign up with Local Yokel Media – the Portland Press Herald. Founded in 1862, the Portland Press Herald is one of the largest daily newspapers in Maine. Focusing on the southern part of the state, they have long been the go-to paper for local news, sports, business, and … More »

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    Hyperlocal Publisher Shout Out: My Edmonds News

    by: Reilly O'Connor, on May 29, 2014

      This week’s featured publication is My Edmonds News, a digital news site covering the happenings in Edmonds, Washington. We recently interviewed the site’s founder, and a valuable publisher using LYM, Teresa Wippel. During our conversation we were able to gain both insight on her experience, as well as some words of wisdom in addressing … More »

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    Hyperlocal Publisher Shout Out: 24/7 Sports

    by: Reilly O'Connor, on May 13, 2014

    Check out one of the newest publishers to sign up with Local Yokel Media – 247Sports. They are an independent digital sports media company based in Tennessee, offering fans the exclusive scoop on their favorite local teams throughout the U.S., such as Clemson University and Florida State.  The site focuses on four primary areas of concentration: … More »

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    Hyperlocal Publisher Shout Out: The East Valley Tribune

    by: Elizabeth Harrington, on Mar 31, 2014

    Check out one of our newest publishers to sign up with Local Yokel Media – The East Valley Tribune.  They cover the East Valley of Arizona, including the communities of Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler, Queen Creek, Tempe and Apache Junction.   The East Valley Tribune is a community focused local newspaper providing local news and information from … More »

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    Hyperlocal Publisher Shout Out: The Blade (Toledo, OH)

    by: Elizabeth Harrington, on Nov 22, 2013

      We’re excited to shout out a warm welcome to new publisher partner The Blade, whose print origin dates back to December 19, 1835 — two years earlier than the official incorporation of the city it serves, Toledo, OH. The Toledo Blade can be officially found online here, but we think their use of their brand … More »

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    Publisher Shoutout: The Twin Cities Daily Planet

    by: Elizabeth Harrington, on Oct 31, 2013

    Local Yokel Media is happy to give a big Shout Out to the The Twin Cities Daily Planet!  They are one of our newest hyperlocal publisher partners.  This is a fantastic online publication connecting citizens in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul with one another and with the global community. The Daily Planet … More »