Top-ranked award-winning online magazine for Black Canadians!

    Updated May 31, 2021

    • We now average over 42K monthly unique visitors, with over 470K pageviews.
    • Articles on interesting Black Canadian owned businesses, restaurants, and non-profit organizations
    • Articles on Artists and history making Black Canadian personalities.
    • Articles on Black Canadian professionals, film, and book reviews
    • Largest business directory of Black-owned Canadian businesses, Artists, Books, Films and Politicians

    We offer your business unique insight into the interests, skills and values of the Black Canadian community.


    There are over 1.2 million people of Black, African or Caribbean descent living in Canada, and the Black Canadian population growth is outpacing that of Canada as a whole, due primarily to immigration from the Caribbean and Africa. That means your audience is growing exponentially each day.

    A closer look at Black Canada

    The Black Community represents the 4th largest or (3rd largest Visible Minority) ethnic population in Canada.

    That’s more than 1.2 million people and growing with continuous immigration

    Black Couple in business on ByBlacks.com Media Kit page

    Black Business Owners are young. (15% of Visible Minority Small & Medium Enterprise Owners are under the age of 30.)

    CIBC, TD Canada and the Government of Canada all agree that Visible Minorities Businesses are a major driver of the Canadian economy.

    We bring the audience to the advertiser by satisfying all their information needs.


    Our 2014 Reader Survey points to a reader base of Black influencers, that are high functioning (education level),  accomplished, high disposable income, age diverse (across the major age groups) and stable (employed).



    We've already done the market research, gathered the audience and given you access, all
    that's left is ordering promotional services from ByBlacks.com.


    Advertisers have access to a powerful interface that allows them to submit ads, campaigns, select packages and more.

    We offer flexible banner advertising options on ByBlacks.com, above the fold, and across the site within the main content areas.

    ByBlacks.com offers custom ad packages, email and social media promotional services, and native advertising featuring sponsored articles, job posting packages and featured directory/event listings.


    Digital Advertising

    We offer a customizable mix of targeted advertising opportunities across different areas of the site. We offer high-impact branding solutions as well as conversion-focused products. Our advertising menu is highly flexible and can be tailored to your business, budget, and marketing goals. Choose from our highly visible primary ad placements. All prices quoted below are plus HST.

    Leaderboard Banner

    • Appears above the fold to the right of our logo
    • Ad dimensions 728px wide by 90px high
    • File size should not exceed 100kb
    • Multiple ads rotate in this position
    • Static $350 weekly | CPM $15

    Text Banner

    • Appears below the fold on the right hand side
    • Info required:
      • Ad title - maximum 100 characters
      • Image - maximum 100px wide; file size should not exceed 100kb
      • Text description - maximum 200 characters
      • Call To Action - maximum 
    • Multiple ads rotate in this position
    • Static only; $400 monthly plus HST

    Right Side Top

    • Appears above the fold on the top right-hand side
    • Ad dimensions 300px wide by 250px high
    • File size should not exceed 100kb
    • Multiple ads rotate in this position
    • Static $200 weekly | CPM $10


    • 10% - Monthly, calculated as 52 weeks divided by 12
    • 20% - Quarterly, represents 12 weeks to 25 weeks
    • 40% - Semi-annual, represents 26 to 51 weeks
    • 50% - Annual, represents 52 weeks or more

    Right Side Bottom

    • Appears below the fold on the bottom right-hand side
    • Ad dimensions 300px wide by 500px high
    • File size should not exceed 100kb
    • Multiple ads rotate in this position
    • Static $150 weekly | CPM $7

    Job Postings

    Post the clients job on a dedicated web page for one week

    Client provides info for posting; image, job description text, and URL/email address where to apply.

    Package cost $350 plus HST (effective January 1, 2022)

    ByBlacks.com Online Media Kit JOB POSTINGS example

    Sponsored Articles

    From business profiles to product reviews, our team can craft original and inspiring content that conveys your message and distribute that message to our educated, informed and engaged readers.

    Your article is written by one of our experienced writers

    One social media post promoting article across six of our platforms

    Dedicated e-blast promoting article

    Total Value: $10,000

    Total Investment Per Article: $5,000. N.B. The article is posted for a period of one year.

    ByBlacks.com Online Media Kit SPONSORED ARTICLE example

    Featured Directory Listing

    Get your business listing to stand out! Have your listing featured in your respective business category for just $99 per month plus HST.

    Key benefits:

    Your business is one of the first directory listings people see in your category.

    Your business is highlighted on the right sidebar as a featured business.

    Get an additional 50% discount with a one-year commitment! Pay a one time fee of $594 plus HST

    ByBlacks.com Media Kit - Featured Directory listing of Konvo Media Inc. Publicity Category

    About ByBlacks.com


    ByBlacks.com is the top-ranked award-winning online magazine focused exclusively on telling Black Canadian stories. With over one hundred writers to date covering a range of editorial content, we also provide a free business directory for Black Canadian owned businesses, free events listing and promotional services for our clients.


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