Guidelines – in conjunction with The St. Augustine Record, who publishes
and distributes the World Golf Village Community Journal.
7,000 distributed monthly, the WGV Community Journal is the most widely
distributed neighborhood supplement published by The St. Augustine
content for this newspaper is written and edited by neighbors who
volunteer their time writing, editing, and managing articles submitted
by other neighbors and businesses.
for your interest in submitting an article, please keep these guidelines
in mind when submitting your article:
Submission Date: The 4th of the month, for the following
month’s issue, e.g., November 5th to be included in the
December monthly issue.
Format: In Microsoft Word Doc format and as an attachment to your
email. Single space copy.
Type: Time or Arial. Generic – no scripts or fancy fonts, no color,
only black and white. Bolding is ok.
for copy header: 14pt, bold, lower case; break to a new line before you
start body copy -- Also add your byline, e.g., By Tom Johnson (you
may also add something describing your expertise relating to the
article, if you happen to be doing an article on health and wellness
feel free to add your title, Physical Therapist) and within the article
feel free to add your business name and number if appropriate, e.g.,
Decorating article, name of your business.
for body copy: 12pt, please do not use any bullets or tabs or styles;
break to a new line for new paragraph. If you wish to itemize, just
break to a new line
Article: Include the following: Photo: yes (or no), and Word Count
(select Tools at the top of the toolbar and select Word Count)
Count: Aim for under-700
Keep in mind that articles submitted for this family paper should be in
good taste and of general interest and informative for our audience, our
neighbors and visitors to our area. As noted in the Publication Policy
on Page 2 of the WGV CJ, priority will be given to reporting news and
activities of the WGV area, community organizations and other news and
events that directly affect the WGV area. Second priority will be given
to articles of general interest as space permits. Due to space
limitations, all articles are subject to editing.
with Article: Please reference the same exact name of the photo
wherever you wish inserted (NOT the picture content), e.g.,
FDC0234560001.jpg and attach photo separately