I told my girlfriend today, “Don’t argue with me over the spelling of this word, I make a living off words and writing”. She replied, “No you don’t, you fritter away your living on words and writing”. Ouch. www.TheReader.es Prove her wrong, advertisers! (By the way, we’re looking for sales people in Albox, Roquetas and Pulpi areas)
I’ve just finished writing a (quite witty) article about sunny summer in Spain for a (ahem) “local newspaper”. Lots about fun in Spain under the sun, heat, etc. Stood up from the PC, stretched with hands in small of back, yawned, and thought “I’m off to the patio to enjoy what’s left of the evening with The Times and a G&T”. Walk out armed with equipment… and it’s blowing a very cold gale and raining. Continue reading Sunny, sunny Spain
Out on the streets! And it now has an amazing offer – they will not be beat on price. They claim, during their summer sale madness, to have the cheapest advertising of any English newspaper around – for example, half a full colour page for only €69!!! www.thereader.es From where I’m sitting, I’m told that if you find cheaper advertising elsewhere to go for it, as it means the competititor will be losing money on Continue reading The Reader issue 4!
The Reader website has had a revamp – www.thereader.es. Lots more to come, but the central community centre is running, with forums, integration with twitter and facebook, and lots more!
There’s a new newspaper hitting the Almería Levante region. It’s a freebie, out every two weeks, with actual opinion pieces, journalistic news reporting and much more. It’s also going to have a substantially bigger distribution area and print run than any of the other english freebies, meaning you get a lot more bang for your buck! It’s called “The Reader” and it has a beta version of its site up and running over at www.thereader.es. Continue reading New newspaper in the Almeria region