How the Canadian Newspaper Industry Can Adapt to Changes

Business Wire

In March 2017, Postmedia Network, Canada’s largest newspaper company, announced 54 layoffs at the Vancouver Sun and Vancouver Province newsrooms. Perhaps none have been affected more than print newspapers. Hinds is optimistic that the newspaper industry can take advantage. “We

The top 25 newspapers based in Connecticut

Muck Rack

The top 25 newspapers based in Connecticut

Print newspapers still drive best ad engagement in Canada

Agility PR Solutions

Do newspapers still have ad power? They sure do in the Great White North, according to a new study from News Media Canada, which found that printed newspaper ads engage Canadians more than any other medium, print or digital.

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Small Market Newspapers – More Than You Think

HMA Public Relations

newspapers, a large majority have a circulation of less than 50,000! Long live small market newspapers! The post Small Market Newspapers – More Than You Think appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Of the more than 7,000 daily/weekly U.S.

The top 25 U.S. daily newspapers of fall 2019

Muck Rack

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Top 10 U.S. Daily Newspapers on Facebook

Cision

daily newspapers on Facebook by the number of likes. Daily Newspapers on Facebook appeared first on Cision. Keep up with every news article from your favorite daily by following them on Facebook. This week we rounded up the top 10 U.S.

The top 10 Philadelphia newspapers

Muck Rack

The top 10 Philadelphia newspapers

Should you feel ashamed for reading the hard copy newspaper?

Communications Conversations

Every so often, I’ll see it in one of my social feeds: That comment or remark from a friend, colleague or industry person taking jabs at the hard copy newspaper and those that read it. I still love my hard copy newspaper. Now, I know the print newspaper has its downsides.

Newspaper reporters officially have the worst jobs

PR Daily

The CareerCast.com annual list of the Worst Jobs has ranked newspaper journalist as the absolute worst job a person can have. According to the site, “Readership has steadily moved from print publications, whether they be newspapers or magazines, in favor of online outlets.

The top 10 newspaper publications in California

Muck Rack

The top 10 newspaper publications in California

Is This the Future of Newspaper Video?

Ishmael's Corner

Journalism — particularly newspapers — has been trying to shift to video for years, often sputtering like a ’57 Chevy with a bad carburetor. The post Is This the Future of Newspaper Video? The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications. And for good reason. The inverted pyramid still figures prominently in J schools across the country.

Media trends—which newspapers do readers trust most?

Agility PR Solutions

A new study measuring “trust” among readers of their newspapers-of-choice from Brand Keys found The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal #1 among fifteen papers examined in this wave of research. The post Media trends—which newspapers do readers trust most?

Social Media Overtakes Print Newspapers as News Source

PRSay

For the first time, social media has surpassed print newspapers as a news source for Americans, Pew Research Center finds. adults said they often get news from social media, compared to 16 percent from print newspapers.

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Newspapers remain a political campaigning tool: question everything you read

Stephen Waddington

Newspapers are about as useful as campaign leaflets as a form of electoral scrutiny. Media oligarchy The right-wing newspapers in the UK are controlled by a small number of people. It's The Sun Wot Won It" appeared on the front page of The Sun on 11 April 1992.

John Oliver and the future of newspapers

Media Bullseye

Earlier this month, John Oliver highlighted the plight of newspapers in a 19-minute soliloquy that focused on how important newspapers are—and he also made some fun of the industry’s attempts to address declining subscription rates.

The Joy a Newspaper Brings

Waxing UnLyrical

When my husband went out a short while ago to get the newspaper (yes, we still get one newspaper delivered), he also brought in a box that had apparently been waiting for me on our doorstep since last evening. The newspapers themselves took rather a circuitous route to get to me.

Who killed the newspaper critic?

Mark My Words

Newspapers have been shedding their arts reporting for decades, relegating reviews to dispensable supplements and buried middle-pages. With the internet we no longer have a choice of 5 or 6 critical voices but thousands, each catering with expert knowledge and passion for niches that a selective newspaper wouldn’t deign to cover. Once upon a time newspapers -and critics like Jack Tinker- had both.

Yet another challenge for the modern day newspaper

Communications Conversations

I grew up reading newspapers. I say hopefully because, as we all know, the newspaper industry is in trouble. The challenges of running and maintaining a modern-day newspaper have been discussed at length the last few years. And that, my friends, is not a way to sell newspapers.

As newspaper criticism fades, YouTube video essay flourish

PR Daily

This is similar to a critic’s review in a newspaper or magazine column. He’s raised $2,400 per video on Patreon , which—given that he produces about one video per week—means he’s pulling in more than most newspaper film critics, too.

Local newspaper ‘headline’ goes viral after proofreading error

PR Daily

Such was the case in Wednesday’s front page of Cambridge News , a local newspaper in the United Kingdom: Hope you’re having a better day than the production editor of the Cambridge News pic.twitter.com/wmCp6ZL5fE. This’ll be featured in newspaper sub-editing courses for years.

How bad is the newspaper industry’s decline? It depends who you ask

Agility PR Solutions

Few industries have been as battered in the Internet age as the newspaper business. The post How bad is the newspaper industry’s decline? This traditional-media mainstay has seen incredible decline—in circulation, advertising dollars, and staff, not to mention influence and import.

The top 10 newspaper publications in New York City

Muck Rack

The top 10 newspaper publications in New York City

Conditions are favorable for the comeback of the daily newspaper

Communications Conversations

For years, every time I make a comment about how my wife and I subscribe to and read the daily newspaper, I always get a smattering of comments like “They still have daily newspapers?” Newspapers (by and large) don’t contain inaccurate information.

The Chicago Sun-Times’s Strategy May Save Newspapers

The Stalwart Blog

Regardless of your political leanings, this strategy of "don't be everything to everyone" could stand as a model for other newspapers to follow. . While understandable, this strategy will only accelerate the demise of newspapers.

Newspaper SOS: Why print publications are in desperate need of PR

PR Daily

In my last newsroom, working for Ohio’s largest newspaper, I didn’t have my own desk. Imagine my surprise when I reported for work in public relations, having leaped from the unfolding train wreck that is newspaper journalism after 30 rewarding years.

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Can Newspapers Tip The Scales on Scalia?

Flatiron Communications

This follows on the heels of Michael Wolff’s depressing assessment of not just legacy print media In a piece titled “Print’s dead — but so is digital” (for USA Today !): “In the past six years the print newspaper business in the U.S.

Newspapers Getting Their Game On

Flatiron Communications

The post Newspapers Getting Their Game On appeared first on Flatiron Communications LLC. A few years back at SXSW, the ubiquity of QR codes earned that promising AR-like technology the conference crown, in spite of its obvious flaws.

Starbucks Cancels Subscriptions

HMA Public Relations

As an avid newspaper supporter, Scott was disappointed to hear that Starbucks will quit selling hard copies of the New York Times in its stores, among other major publications. Read more about what this means for the future of the newspaper industry. Featured Newspaper Newspaper Industry Scott Hanson Starbucks USA Today Wall St.

Will Television Follow Newspapers’ Fate?

Flatiron Communications

One of the bigger questions that emerged from last week’s Business Insider Ignition conference revolved around whether traditional television will endure the same pain as the newspaper industry has. TV will soon feel newspapers’ pain.”

Newspaper Licensing Agency beaten to a pulp by PRCA and Meltwater

Stuart Bruce

Today the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg ruled in favour of the Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA) and Meltwater in their five-year battle with the UK’s Newspaper Licensing Agency (NLA).

#MediaMonday – Shawn Byrne

HMA Public Relations

Featured Media Monday Editor HMA Public Relations Media Monday Kingman Kingman Daily Miner Kingman Daily Miner Editor Kingman Editor Kingman Newspaper MediaMonday Newspaper Editor Northern Arizona Newspaper Shawn Byrne

Mirror mirror on the wall, is this not the death of newspapers after all?

PR in High Definition

The death of print media has been speculated for years now, but Trinity Mirror is taking a punt and unveiling a new Monday-to-Friday newspaper, The New Day, from 29 February. The post Mirror mirror on the wall, is this not the death of newspapers after all? appeared first on Firefly Communications. Blog News PR Industry news PR Points of view Traditional PR

Man Bites Dog: Newspapers Outlive Themselves, Blissful Ignorance Becomes Artform

Bad Pitch Blog

2001 blogs HTML Laermer.com New York Times Op-Ed Slow Death of Newspapers Trombones Willful Ignorance News came last week that the Old Grey Lady is starting an Instant Op-Ed feature online.

Do you prefer to read or watch the news?

HMA Public Relations

Admittedly, that often means scrolling through the newspaper on my phone first thing in the morning, but it is […]. HMA Public Relations Broadcast Media news NewspaperPersonally, I prefer to read the news.

Public Relations and the Press: A Powerful Partnership

PRSay

On April 27, Bloomberg published an inaccurate, one-sided piece titled “Public Relations Jobs Boom as Buffet Sees Newspapers Dying.”. As the article noted, billionaire investor Warren Buffet sees the traditional newspaper slipping away. Thought Leadership Media Relations newspapers

PR 101: How to Pitch The New York Times

Cision

There is no other newspaper like The New York Times. It’s The Newspaper of Record, The Grey Lady, and a journalism institution. If there’s one newspaper subscription to have as a useful pitching resource, it’s The New York Times.

Inside the Mind of a Daily Newspaper Business Editor: Q&A With Thom Kupper of the Star Tribune

MaccaPR

If you’re a corporate communications or public relations executive in Minnesota, the status of our state’s largest newspaper – the Minneapolis-based Star Tribune , with more than 250 editors and reporters – is always of intense interest.

#MediaMonday – Natasha Beal

HMA Public Relations

Featured Media Monday Deer Valley Times MediaMonday Natasha Beal North 32nd Times North Tatum Times Phoenix Media Phoenix NewspapersToday, we share a little about Natasha Beal, owner of Deer Valley Times, North Tatum Times and North 32nd News.

How to get your news in the local press

Action PR

PR and Communications local media local paper local PR local press news story newspaper prImagine you’ve got some great news to share with your local area. Maybe you’re opening a new gym, or you’ve completed an impressive refurbishment.

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PR 101: Five Tips for Pitching USA Today

Cision

Getting coverage in the most widely circulated newspaper in the country is no easy feat, but the powerful reach of USA Today makes it a highly desirable target for PR professionals. USA Today occupies a unique space in the exclusive club of top tier national newspapers. However, if a newswire, major national show or newspaper already has the story, a USA Today reporter is unlikely to be interested, so be up front when the pitch is being sent to multiple outlets or journalists.