April 26,2011 – (Swainsboro Ga) Sometime in the next twenty four hours, one lucky motorcycle enthusiast will visit the USRiderNews Facebook Fan Page and click “like” and instantly win a lifetime subscription to USRiderNews. Sylvia Cochran, President of Thunderwind Publishing said the magazine remains committed to print but has embraced social media. “We’re excited to reach this milestone” said Cochran. “Social media is another way to engage our readers and USRiderNews has the largest Facebook fan page of any motorcycle specific magazine.” Cochran added, “Connecting motorcycle owners and riders with our advertisers is part of our mission. The other is to educate and entertain our readers and fans.”
About USRiderNews: Founded in 2000 as Dixie Rider National Motorcycle News by Scott & Sylvia Cochran. Dixie Rider quickly grew into the most widely read advertising-based, free publication in the southern United States. In 2004, a unique state insert program was launched to bring local news and ride reports which are unavailable in other national motorcycle publications. In 2005, responding to readers and advertisers request, the name was changed to USRiderNews and distributed nationally. In 2010, a Facebook Fan page was established and quickly grew into the largest online presence for any motorcycle magazine. The print edition of USRiderNews is published monthly by Thunder Wind Publishing and is available free in motorcycle dealerships and at events, rallies and online in flipbook format.