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FREE Community Papers
Because sometimes the world is...
Right Where You Live.

PaperChain is the unified network of free community papers spanning North America.

PaperChain is the Industry Voice for its 13 state, regional and national associations. We combine the power of North America's community papers, which includes hundreds of unique publications totaling millions of circulation each week.

The mission of PaperChain is to promote Community Papers and our Industry.

 
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Advertise in Local Community Papers.
By City, State, Region or Nationwide! 

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Power of Community Papers

Hundreds of hometown publications each with each with proven, powerful purchase intent scores across shopping categories
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Place your advertising direct with thousands of publishers. Or Contact member associations for state, regional and national campaigns. It's simple.

PaperChain is your resource for:
  • Remarkable advertising opportunities to reach thousands to tens of millions of proven consumers.
  • Quality production and proof of performance by established hometown publications.
  • Searchable online database and nationwide directory for media buyers for placement in individual or thousands of local publications.
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Empower Your Media Buy

PaperChain.com simplifies the media buying process. Community papers provide quantifiable response. Researching hometown papers is now easier than ever before.
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What do our reader households have in common?

PaperChain was founded on the principals of professional quality, service and production, circulation, value added advertiser relationships and reliable results.

Readers of community newspapers report 74.0% of their buying decisions are made from free community paper advertising and editorial.
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Hundreds of hometown publications each with each with proven, powerful purchase intent scores across shopping categories
The REACH aspect of the formula tests the quality and reliability of a publication s print run in combination with the methods of distribution " whether by carrier, mail or controlled bulk. Currently CVC, one of the nation s most respected independent media auditing companies, reports a national average of 96.9% receivership for free local community papers.
 
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All aspects considered, value is truly measured by the results -- and local community papers deliver now more than ever!
PENETRATION is where community papers are second to none. No other form of print or electronic media compares to free paper market penetration -- whether you desire to target a specified demographic or a geographic region. Best of all, community papers are a true reflection of the market they serve and the market buyers seek to promote their clients in.
 
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Unparalleled service from local experts who live and breath their local communities. Market knowledge rooted in tradition and performance.
Proof of READERSHIP requires auditor-to-reader contact in order to provide media buyers and publishers with the assurance that hometown community papers are more than just delivered. The national average for community paper readership is 75.1%. That's more than 3 out of every 4 households -- and typically at a CPM that is equally unparalleled.
 
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PaperChain was founded on the principals of professional quality, service and production, circulation, value added advertiser relationships and reliable results.
Empower your media buy with community publications. Research and explore the most extensive free community paper research database and directory at your fingertips.
And Contact us for more details about the power and value PaperChain publishers and member associations have to offer.
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This is the video we have prepared to put on the SRDS website. It will come up whenever anyone searches for PaperChain or any of our associations.
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