Redesign includes new look, interactive features, and more content
TORONTO, Dec. 5 /CNW/ - Extending its rich tradition of design leadership
to the web, National Post unveils a bold new website design at
nationalpost.com, delivering a more immediate, in-depth, and customizable news
experience, with all the content and functionality today's online readers
"The National Post is the source for news around the clock," said
Jonathan Harris, Director of Online and Executive Editor, National Post. "The
new nationalpost.com promises to deliver fast, reliable information like no
other news site in Canada. We've redesigned the entire site from top to bottom
to help our readers find the news that matters to them - fast."
The redesign includes an enhanced online experience at financialpost.com,
Canada's go-to site for breaking business news, financial data, analysis and
opinion from the country's top business reporters and columnists including
Diane Francis and Terence Corcoran. The business news site now delivers more
breaking business news throughout the day than ever before.
The new nationalpost.com includes a cleaner, crisper online layout with
increased fonts and clearer navigation; links to more in-depth coverage on
feature stories, including background, documents and related items; and new
tools including the most modern video player technology; and ways to interact
with Canada's most popular columnists.
A comprehensive mix of interactive and mobile applications provide
readers with access to content from nationalpost.com and financialpost.com,
how and where they want it, including: breaking news delivered to BlackBerry
or Windows Mobile-powered PDAs using a free reader from Viigo; "Your Post"
widgets streaming the best of nationalpost.com straight to computer desktops
or favourite websites like Facebook; daily videos and podcasts, including the
popular Wealthy Boomer video and daily FP Podcast; and the NP Network Blogs,
including established interactive blogs and news feeds like FP Trading Desk,
Full Comment and Posted.
The redesigned website presents a series of creative new opportunities
for advertisers, building on the roster released earlier this fall alongside
the National Post's recent innovative and stylish new print design, including
new positions on every online page, as well as sponsorship and integrated
opportunities across print, online and mobile applications to reach targeted
About National Post
The National Post is owned by CanWest MediaWorks Inc., a wholly-owned
subsidiary of CanWest Global Communications Corp. (TSX: CGS and CGS.A,
www.canwestglobal.com). In addition to owning the Global Television network,
CanWest, an international media company, is Canada's largest publisher of
English language daily newspapers, and also owns, operates and/or holds
substantial interests in conventional television, out-of-home advertising,
specialty cable channels, Web sites and radio networks in Canada, Australia,
Turkey, Indonesia, Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United States.
For further information:
For further information: Tammy Bender, CanWest MediaWorks Inc.,
firstname.lastname@example.org, (416) 442-2177