What is engagement and why is it important to advertising?

Advertising is about more than awareness or exposure.  Effective advertising is about engagement. News Media Canada, with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage, contracted...

Village Media selected to power major U.S. local news experiment

Village Media has been selected as the digital platform/consultancy to help power McClatchy’s Compass Experiment in the U.S., a collaboration with Google’s Local News...

Journalism and Written Media Independent Panel of Experts submits final report...

The Journalism and Written Media Independent Panel of Experts today released its final report and recommendations to the Government of Canada to assist with...

Can you SPOT fake news?

Earlier this year, the federal government announced plans to help boost citizen literacy on fake news. A key pillar in that plan was to...

News Media Canada announces winners of 2019 Canadian Community Newspaper Awards

News Media Canada is pleased to announce this year's winners of the Canadian Community Newspaper Awards. Among this year's highlights: The Rocky Mountain Outlook from...

Canadian Journalism Is Vital to Our Democracy

News Media Canada has been selected as one of eight industry groups to provide the federal government with recommendations on the eligibility criteria for...

Stop the presses: Canadian newspaper readership at an all-time high

Seventh annual Newspapers 24/7 Report confirms that 88% of Canadians read newspapers every week - the highest number since the study began in 2012 In...

Young journalists Robert Williams and Victoria Gibson win 28th Annual Hon....

Journalists Robert Williams and Victoria Gibson have been selected as the two recipients of the 28th annual Hon. Edward Goff Penny Memorial Prizes for Young...

Support your local economy with the Proud Advertiser campaign

The Proud Advertiser program was developed for all newspapers to run year-round to support their local economy. Publish house ads recognizing your advertisers and then deliver your...

Government regulation coming for tech giants?

The Canadian government is “actively considering” regulating social media giants and believes that self-regulation of the platforms has failed, reports The Toronto Star. Democratic Institutions...