Metro is Canada’s #1 free national daily newspaper brand and the first national daily to publish in both official languages. Metro publishes a full portfolio of print and digital products in Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Winnipeg, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. We target YAMs (youthful, active metropolitans), reaching more than 1.8 million readers daily and 4.4 million over the course of a week.

Metro is a young media brand, debuting in Canada in 2000. Since arriving, Metro has revolutionized the newspaper industry, redefining the way news is delivered to an active, well-educated and engaged audience of influencers.

Star Metro Media is the sales division of Star Media Group, delivering a national Canadian audience to advertisers and marketers with the Toronto Star and Metro English Canada, including their respective digital brands, thestar.com and metronews.ca, as well as various other print and digital brand extensions. Star Metro Media is part of a multi-platform content organization reaching vital and captivated audiences across Canada. Besides the Toronto Star and Metro, our brands include toronto.com, Wonderlist.ca and The Kit.

Star Metro Media brands reach consumers across multiple channels, including mobile, experiential marketing and the coming launch of the Toronto Star’s new tablet platform. Collectively, Star Metro Media brands have millions of loyal followers

Capabilities
  • Desktop Display
    • Brand Integrations
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    • Sponsored Posts
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    • Native Ads
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    • High-Impact (Takeovers, Billboards, Overlays, Sliders, Skins)
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  • Desktop Display
  • CPM
  • Web Publisher
  • Headline:
    Publisher: Metro News | Latest news from Canada's most read national daily newspaper | News Worth Sharing
  • Key Differentiator
    Metro is Canada’s most read national daily newspaper brand and the first national daily to publish in both official languages. Metro is available in print, online and mobile in Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, London, Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Regina, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. In addition, Metro is available online and on mobile devices in Hamilton, Kitchener, Windsor and Victoria. Metro targets metropolitans through traditional newsprint, online and mobile platforms as well as through proprietary iPhone, iPad and Android apps. Metro brings relevant daily updates and unique global inspiration at the right time and in the right format to enhance quality of life. etro Canada reaches a massive audience, including PRINT 1.6 million readers daily MOBILE 1 million monthly unique visitors and 10 million monthly page views WEB 1.1 million monthly unique visitors and 3.4 million monthly page views Metro started in 1995 in Sweden and is the largest sharer of free news and the largest international newspaper in the world. More than 67 Metro editions are published in 22 countries and 200+ major cities across Europe, North & South America and Asia. Metro has a unique global reach – attracting a young, active, well-educated Metropolitan audience of almost 18.3 million daily readers in over 150 major cities in 24 countries across 4 continents.
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  • Approved 3rd Party Ad Serving / Rich Media Vendors
    Sizmek - http://www.sizmek.com
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Site Traffic
  • 44875 Global Rank
  • 1211
    Canada
  • 2.21M Estimated Visits
Traffic Sources
  • Search
    36.09%
  • Social
    29.13%
  • Direct
    27.57%
  • Referrals
    6.57%
  • Mail
    0.57%
  • Display
    0.07%
Geography Breakdown
  • Canada
    76.87%
  • United States
    9.61%
  • United Kingdom
    1.46%
  • Czech Republic
    1.35%
  • Mexico
    0.92%
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Online Marketing Manager
Feb 17, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Metro News, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as Canada, United States, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Mexico. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Web Publisher.
Online Marketing Manager
Feb 16, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Metro News, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as Canada, United States, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Mexico. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Web Publisher.
Online Marketing Manager
Feb 18, 2018
San Francisco
Desktop Display, Mobile Video, Connected TV, Best Pricing
Review of Advertising on Metro News, they have a Rate Card Cost and Pricing Models of CPM with ad inventory in countries such as Canada, United States, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Mexico. Great at targeting and inventory is accessible in programmatic ad exchanges. Will use them again whenever I am looking for a Managed Service and Self-Service solution of Web Publisher.
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Metro News advertising reaches 2.21M visitors across desktop and mobile web, in countries such as Canada, United States, United Kingdom, Czech Republic, Mexico. Pricing models they offer are CPM, on channels such as desktop display, desktop video, mobile display, social, connected tv and digital audio.

Advertising on Metro News will allow you to reach consumers in industries or verticals such as .

They have 2 advertising & marketing contacts listed on Thalamus. According to their Ads.txt, Metro News inventory partners include: google.com, sovrn.com, exponential.com, tribalfusion.com, index.com, rubiconproject.com, districtm.io, appnexus.com.