Winnipeg Free Press’ micropayment plan appeals to occasional readers

Christian Panson, vice president of digital at the Winnipeg Free Press, recently conducted an interview with Marketing Magazine offering insights in to the daily...

FREE webinar highlighting new 2018 research Local Newspapers: Trusted and True

Register now for one of News Media Canada’s free webinars highlighting results from new 2018 research. Join us online for a webinar highlighting the power...

Transcontinental launches online auction site for advertisers

Transcontinental Inc. has launched a new website that will enable its newspaper advertisers to auction goods and services to local bidders. BidGO.ca is a...

News industry pivots to subscriptions in 2019

News industry leaders are doubling down on their focus on subscription services going into 2019, with half of the Editors-in-Chief, CEOs, Managing Directors, and Heads...

Toronto Star spotlights business innovation

The Toronto Star was one of the headline acts at a recent International News Media Association business strategies conference in Chicago. Julie Murtha, the director...

WAN-IFRA partners with News Media Canada and The Globe and Mail...

The Canadian news media industry has joined forces with WAN-IFRA to support a new capacity building programme to strengthen the sustainability of innovative media...

Metroland partners with Polar to create 500 apps for community newspapers

Torstar Corp’s Metroland Media Group has struck a deal with Polar Media to create a series of smartphone and tablet apps for the 104...

Recapping the 2016 ONA Conference

Attention editors, writers, publishers! Last week the Online News Association held its annual meeting in Denver, Colorado. On the docket were in-depth discussions about the...

Save news, contact your MP: Canadian Journalism Fund lobby kit coming...

In the coming days, News Media Canada will be making a special 'members only' lobby kit available on our website. In this kit, members will...

Winnipeg Free Press enhances print edition with augmented reality technology

The Winnipeg Free Press has partnered with British technology company Blippar to enhance its printed newspaper with new augmented reality (AR) features. Readers...