There’s lots of exciting news happening in Project Text (now known as Subtext). If you’re a host or want to be one, you can get text messages about the latest here.
Today Gannett and the USA Today Network launched ten Project Text campaigns. These campaigns are FREE for users to sign up. So if you see one you’re interested in, click into the link and scroll to the bottom to sign up.
Get Your Tech Fix
Jefferson Graham is a longtime tech columnist. And now you can text with him one-to-one. From Graham: “Rather than downloading apps, dodging bots or having to wade through your friends’ curated version of their best selves, what if you could just text back and forth with me on nerdy things, observations and inside intel?” Sign up here.
Want to Talk Tech, one to one? Join our free text group, Talking Tech
CLOSE Who's up for Talking Tech, via text message? You've listened to the podcast, watched me in online videos, read…
Know Your Politics — Get the Scoops
Ohio is one of those must-watch states when it comes to politics. And now you can get texts from a politics reporter who covers Cincinnati and the state.
Ohio Politics | Project Text
How It Works Subscribe to "Ohio Politics" by entering your phone number. Standard text messaging fees apply. I will…
Let’s Talk TV
Now you can add a TV critic and beat reporter to the list of people you text reactions to about TV show finales. You’ll also get some behind the scenes and business insider tidbits. USA Today TV critic Kelly Lawler is following ALL entertainment — streaming or otherwise. Sign up here.
Let's talk: Join USA TODAY's TV-centric group text chat for a 90 day test
CLOSE There's too much TV out there to watch, let alone talk about. But we can certainly try. Live-tweeting your…
Country Music Mile
If you’re into Country music, then this campaign from Cindy Watts is for you. “I live and breathe country music. You’ll get my bird’s eye view of big-picture stories as well as the drilled down details that may be too much information for a general feature story. I’ll also share inside intel ahead of me publishing it in a story (and long before your friend circle gets word of it).” Sign up here.
Want to chat insider country music intel? Join our free group text, Country Mile
CLOSE Cindy Watts, country music/celebrities reporter USA Today Network/Tennessee (Photo: George Walker) Is Dolly…
Ask the Answer Man
In Asheville North Carolina if you have a question there’s one man for the job. Answer Man John Boyle. “This will be a chance to exchange ideas and talk about local trends, whether it’s the latest hotel proposal or the plea deal for the cop in the Johnnie Rush beating case. We’ll keep it open-ended, fun and occasionally serious.
Texting with the Answer Man? You know you want to!
CLOSE Buy Photo Answer Man John Boyle (Photo: Angeli Wright / awright@citizen-) You know what's missing from your life…
Watching the Memphis Tigers
Over the next 90 days, we’re testing group text chats between me and some of our most engaged Memphis Tigers fans and readers. In this group text chat, you’ll get inside access to the topics I cover, but also a chance to exchange ideas and talk about the latest trends.
Get your Memphis Tigers basketball fix via group texts with Jason Munz
I'm all about experimentation. Trying new things. But we started thinking: What if we take one step backward to take…
Are You Ready for Some Football?
If you’ve been following Project Text, you know college football has been a big hit. Through USA Today we now have four more football campaigns under our belt — two are college and two are NFL.
If you like the Packers. Sign up here for the latest.
Get the inside story in our new Packers group text chat with Ryan Wood
CLOSE GREEN BAY - I was standing on the rubber track that encloses Lambeau Field late last Thursday night, inches from…
Maybe you’re a Bengals fan?!?! Get the latest Bengals insider news here — We got you.
Dragon: Join our Cincinnati Bengals football group text thread
CLOSE Let's talk about the Cincinnati Bengals! Rather than downloading apps, dodging bots or having to wade through…
If you follow the Tennessee Volunteers, then you’ll want texts from Knoxville beat reporter Blake Toppmeyer. Sign up here.
Let's talk Tennessee football: Join our group text with our Vols beat writer
CLOSE I am a Miami Marlins fan. Have been since they joined the MLB in 1993. (Why, you ask? Teal is a cool uniform…
Update: The Hawkeyes saw MASSIVE signups in just a few hours. “Due to popularity, we maxed out our number of testers for the group chat in a matter of hours. But stay tuned — after this 90-day test, we’ll explore ways to bring it to any fan who wants it!”