Adding Your News
Are you looking for a platform on which to address the online Gippsland community? You can publish press releases, local news and reviews and have your say, all right here on the Gippsland Portal. How? There are two methods of creating content for publication on the Gippsland Portal.
Write your article in a word processing program such as Microsoft Word. If you have e-mail installed on your PC such as Microsoft Outlook Express or Outlook, then attach the Word document to the email and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org .We will publish the article for you.
If you do not have a mail program installed on your PC, simply send the document as an attachment or plain text via your normal e-mail account (such as Hotmail). Type email@example.com into the To… textbox and we will publish the article for you.
Don’t forget to include details such as your name, article title and a brief summary (approx. 10-15 words) that describe the article.
To do so you will need to become a member of the Gippsland Portal and obtain a .WEB passport. It is free, and all you require to join is an e-mail address. Go to the Become A Member page to begin.
Check your e-mail account for your personalized .WEB passport password. In a new window, go to the Gippsland Portal website and click on the Log In button at the top right hand side of the screen.
Residents of the various areas within Gippsland may wish to publish information (such as news, jobs and events) that is specific to their local region. To do so, go to the respective local portal, log on as a member (see the top-right of the screen) and enter your articles there.
Alternatively, you may have an article that is applicable to the entire Gippsland audience. In this case, publish your article on the Gippsland Portal page (www.Gippsland.com).
If you want to publish your news article across Gippsland:
Login into http://gippsland.com/ and publish your news articles under the categories of General or Sport. The item will appear on the Gippsland Portal and also within any related sub-portals.
The article will not display on the website until it has been approved by an administrator.
The Gippsland Portal is proud to present the user with increased interactivity. With your help we can incorporate the best that Gippsland has to offer into an online format that is simple to navigate and use. Happy Authoring!