Create a robust, well-designed, multi-functional and responsive website that serves as the official outlet for the latest news in Nunavut and Nunavik, job ads, tenders, notices and archives.
- Graphic Design
Challenge: Multiple audiences speaking different languages, technology restrictions, including low bandwidth. The capability for reporters to post from anywhere across the Arctic, with a well defined editorial hierarchy for editorial changes.
Outcome: A well designed and attractive site that’s easy to read in English and Inuktitut. Content that’s easy to understand and navigate. Dynamic comments from readers that create lively community discussion. A newspaper that bucked industry trends by growing its readership by 23% in 2020. WordPress CMS allows reporters to post from anywhere across the North. The website is likely Nunavut's most visited, with 3 million visits in 2020. Earned best website in its category from the Canadian Newspaper Awards and the Quebec Community Newspaper Association.
3,072,567 visits in 2020
23% growth in visits in 2020
Best website awards 2019
70,000 people visit each week
Working with Ayaya and Manoverboard was a positive experience. They were good listeners and developed a new website for us that met our needs, and is attractive and user-friendly.Patricia Lightfoot