It’s not easy being an Independent media outlet, especially in Cornwall Ontario!  Yet somehow, with limited resources, we keep growing our audience as we start to venture away and grow our Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto, and other city markets.

We finally had time to publish our Second Quarter numbers and you clearly like clicking on our pages!

Raw Log Numbers

Our Unique Visitors 222,395 (IP Numbers) are up 44% from Q2 2016 to 2017.

Our Numbers of Visits 504,559 by those visitors are up 38%.

And you clicked on 4,212,429  pages!

(We only report human pageviews)

From Google Analytics

Our Top 20 Canadian Cities for Q2 2017

1.) Cornwall 41% = 1,727,096 pageviews

2.) Montreal = 484,429 pageviews

3.) Ottawa 10.57% = 369,008 pageviews

4.) Toronto = 231,262 pageviews

5.) Brockville = 66,977 pageviews

6.) Kingston = 50,970 pageviews

7.) Alexandria = 47,600 pageviews

8.) Clarence Rockland

9.)  Morrisburg

10.)  South Lancaster (hi Ed!)

11.) Gatineau

12.) Mississauga

13.) Calgary

14.) Hamilton

15.) Hawkesbury

16.)  Kemptville

17.) Don Mills

18.) Chatham Kent

19.)   Belleville

20.) Kitchener

21.) Carleton Place

22.) London

23.) Boardman

24.) Sudbury

25.) Edmonton

Average Time on Site


Pages per Session


Returning Visitor Rate for March 2017


Mobile Traffic


Q2 2017  Demographic Snapshot


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  1. CONGRATULATIONS JAMIE! Your CFN is the very best paper in Cornwall, the area and everywhere.

  2. Author

    Thank you kindly Jules.

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