As our readership tops 3 million hits, we’ve decided to kick-back for a while at look at some of the sites and people that have helped to make us famous.
First up, /r/NewZealand : A reddit discussion board that has a surprisingly large number of migrants using it and quietly supporting this site over the years.
Here’s an example. When New Zealand was named best country to visit by readers of the UK’s Daily Telegraph (n.b. NZ tourism advertising is a major revenue earner for the newspaper), New Zealand redditors celebrated not by reaching for the Kool-Aid, but by giving E2NZ their first thoughts -evidence that we are changing perceptions in New Zealand for the better.
“E2NZ.org is obviously opinionated but still interesting“
Exactly. Thank you, that’s the objective. No punches are pulled on this site and we don’t serve Kool-Aid either.
Isn’t it amazing how people speculate about the site and how rumors are so easily started.
Here’s an update on those stats (Jan 2015):
Have you seen E2NZ get a mention somewhere? let us know about it. We’ll re-publish your most humorous and wacky finds.