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North Island’s web sites are leaders in their markets, for traffic, editorial quality, design and engaged readers. We have been publishing online since 1995 and have the expertise to help you maximize and measure your online marketing efforts by recommending the right type of advertising to match your needs, including mobile-optimized web advertising. Our web sites offer the perfect environment and editorial credibility for your online and mobile advertising.

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Since its launch in 1999, has been the No. 1 site for printing industry news. Our editors and reporters routinely break the top industry stories. The site also offers the best classifieds service for the printing industry, including a job board, used equipment listings, and business classifieds.’s companion PrintCan Express e-newsletter is broadcast weekly to 14,000 people in the printing industry, bringing them up-to-date on the latest postings on the web site.

Advertise on and PrintCan Express to build your profile, drive traffic to your web site, generate leads, and improve your own search engine rankings. All display advertisers receive regular traffic reports showing impressions and clicks to measure performance and return on investment. also offers an online Find A Supplier directory. Vendors can purchase enhanced listings to appear at the top of the page in relevant categories. Use directory advertising to put your message in front of buyers looking for goods and services.
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Contact Sandy Donald, 905-625-7070, ext. 230, the Canadian Printing Industry's Search Engine, is the most complete and user-friendly suppliers' directory in the industry. In an industry first, it offers both desktop and mobile-optimized versions: perfect for estimators and buyers working from their computers, and for printers-on-the-go needing to find suppliers on their smartphones.

Advertising space is also optimized for the online experience, with live links and, on the mobile version, one-click phone calling direct to the advertiser's contact number. is the online version of the Graphic Monthly Estimators' and Buyers' Guide, the "industry bible" and original suppliers' directory with the yellow spiral binding.

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Contact Sandy Donald, 905-625-7070, ext. 230 is the companion web site for Graphic Monthly Canada magazine. Featuring select content from the magazine, the site reinforces the magazine’s mission as the leading how-to and feature publication for print management.

Among the most popular site offerings is a full collection of expert columns from the pages of Graphic Monthly Canada. Other popular features include new installations, supplier news, new products, and what’s new in paper. The site also links to the latest printing-industry breaking news on

Advertisers in Graphic Monthly Canada can extend their reach to an online audience with


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Contact Sandy Donald, 905-625-7070, ext. 230

Online since 1995, reaches the largest audience of magazine publishers and professionals in the country. Well-known for its comprehensive and fast-breaking coverage of industry news, MastheadOnline also offers expert blogs on several critical publishing topics. And its job board is the best in the industry.

Vendors use MastheadOnline to reach an influential audience of buyers in the magazine publishing industry, including publishers, owners, executive management, production directors, circulation directors and more.

The site offers an array of display advertising positions, business classifieds, and online directory advertising in the Find A Supplier directory—great for targeted advertising and improving your search engine rankings.

Masthead Express, the popular weekly e-mail publication, offers several high-visibility advertising positions and is perfect for advertising deadline-sensitive promotions.

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“If I had to choose one magazine it would be the Graphic Monthly Canada.”
—Earle O’Born, CEO, The Printing House, Toronto
“We had a very good show and made a very significant sale at Print World.”
—Dan Murray, Buskro Canada Ltd.
“Design Edge has become a serious force to be reckoned with in Canada.”
—Mark Busse
Partner, Design Director
Industrial Brand Creative, Vancouver
President, Society of Graphic Designers of Canada, BC Chapter
“[Masthead is] the bible of the periodical industry.”
—The Globe and Mail
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Graphic Monthly Print Equipment gutenbergs' guide COPA industrial print