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BPA to launch B2B private digital advertising marketplace

BPA Worldwide yesterday announced it is launching a private digital ad marketplace (PMP) for its B2B members in the second quarter of 2017.

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Posted on: 08 February 2017 07:25

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IPSO announces two new members

The Southwark News and Rochdale Online join over 1500 print and 1100 online titles already regulated by IPSO.

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Posted on: 07 February 2017 06:43

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IPSO launches Journalists’ Advisory Panel

IPSO has launched a panel to offer journalists’ perspectives on IPSO’s work and wider industry issues.

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Posted on: 01 February 2017 07:01

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New edition of The Editors’ Codebook

A new guide to the Editors' Code of Practice, under which the majority of Britain's newspaper, magazine and news website journalists work, has been published by the committee responsible for creating the Code.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 21 December 2016 06:39

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Editors’ Code Committee announces consultation

The Editors’ Code of Practice, under which the majority of Britain’s newspaper, magazine and news website journalists work, is to undertake a public consultation on how it can be further improved, it was announced yesterday.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 02 December 2016 08:04

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IPSO launches Readers’ Advisory Panel

IPSO has launched a panel to advise on its work and wider industry issues from the perspective of readers and citizens, which has met for the first time.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 24 November 2016 07:30

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IPSO upholds Princess Beatrice privacy complaint against Mail Online

The Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) has upheld a complaint from Princess Beatrice against Mail Online, about an article published in June.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 21 November 2016 07:39

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IPSO Independent Complaints Reviewer appointed

The Independent Press Standards Organisation has announced the appointment of former Local Authority Chief Executive Trish Haines as its Independent Complaints Reviewer.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 06 September 2016 06:46

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Companies can now be certified against reducing online ad fraud

JICWEBS – the independent body that defines best practice and standards for online ad trading in the UK – has announced the next stage in the move to tackle online ad fraud.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 24 August 2016 07:22

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IPSO publishes annual statements

IPSO published on Thursday, a full set of Annual Statements from all publishers who were members in 2015.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 18 June 2016 10:14

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World Editors Forum approves five principles

The Board of the World Editors Forum (WEF), at its meeting at the World News Media Congress in Cartagena, Colombia, approved five principles to help rebuild trust in professional journalism.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 14 June 2016 20:33

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JICWEBS: announces industry move to tackle video viewability

The UK’s Joint Industry Committee for Web Standards (JICWEBS) – the independent body that defines best practice and standards for online ad trading – has announced the next stage in the move to address online viewability.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 07 June 2016 09:11

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IPSO upholds Palace complaint against The Sun

The Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) today issued an upheld ruling on the complaint by Buckingham Palace that The Sun breached Clause 1 (Accuracy) of the Editors’ Code of Practice in an article headlined “Queen Backs Brexit” published on 9 March 2016.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 18 May 2016 07:18

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IPSO announces new rules and regulations

The Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) announced today that an overwhelming majority of its member publications have voted in favour of revised rules and regulations, giving it enhanced powers and greater independence.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 10 February 2016 15:31

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Editors’ Code of Practice revised

The Editors’ Code of Practice has been revised to reflect the findings of the major review of the Code recommended by Lord Justice Leveson.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 03 December 2015 07:45

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Simon Redlich appointed as interim CEO of ABC

ABC has announced today that Simon Redlich, its current Executive Director of Audit, Finance & ICT, has been appointed interim Chief Executive Officer of ABC and will take up the role from 1st January 2016.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 02 December 2015 14:28

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ABC issues new industry report for online ad viewability

ABC has issued its second industry report which compares test results for online ad viewability measurement products.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 24 November 2015 07:42

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Industry backs new ABC monthly newsbrands report

The ABC is launching a new Monthly Newsbrands report in December, which will see print and digital figures released together for the first time.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 13 November 2015 07:02

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PA staunchly defends the FoI Act

The Press Association (PA), the UK and Ireland’s national news agency, is urging the Government to protect the Freedom of Information Act in its current form.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 10 November 2015 06:46

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JICWEBS publishes taxonomy of online ad fraud to tackle issue

The UK’s Joint Industry Committee for Web Standards (JICWEBS) – the independent body that defines best practice and standards for online ad trading – has announced the next stage in the move to tackle online ad fraud.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 22 October 2015 06:00

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SoE launches 'Hands Off FoI' Campaign

The Society of Editors in conjunction with Press Gazette and HoldtheFrontPage has launched a campaign for editors and journalists to recruit their MPs to fight proposals to restrict the Freedom of Information Act.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 21 October 2015 08:24

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IAB launches guidelines to provide greater transparency in online ‘advertorials’

The Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB UK) has released a set of guidelines to help the marketing industry provide more transparency to consumers around digital advertorials.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 30 September 2015 08:38

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ABC launches Targeted Household Distribution scheme

ABC yesterday launched a new service, which for the first time certifies the quality as well as the quantity of a household distribution audience.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 25 September 2015 08:20

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IPSO finds against Telegraph

IPSO has upheld a complaint from the Office of the First Minister of Scotland about an article published by The Daily Telegraph on 4th April 2015.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 07 July 2015 07:15

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Updates to Press Distribution Charter

The Press Distribution Review Panel has announced the publication of 'PDC - Retail Notes of Guidance'. This document incorporates a number of changes to the complaints process which clarify and add to the commitments already made to the retailer.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 06 July 2015 07:20

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JICWEBS update on online ad viewability initiative

The UK’s Joint Industry Committee for Web Standards (JICWEBS) is updating its recommended guidelines for products that aim to measure the viewability of online ads.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 25 June 2015 08:47

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IPSO requires front-page reference to complaint

In a decision published today, IPSO upheld a complaint about an article headlined “Labour’s £1,000 tax on families” published by the Times on 24 April 2015, and required the newspaper to republish its correction with a reference on the front page.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 19 June 2015 10:43

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JICWEBS publishes best practices guidelines to tackle online ad fraud

The UK’s Joint Industry Committee for Web Standards (JICWEBS) – the independent body that defines best practice and standards for online ad trading – has announced the next stage in the move to tackle online ad fraud.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 18 June 2015 09:28

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IPSO Launches Consultation Process

The press regulator is seeking views on how to provide fast and effective redress for claimants.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 16 June 2015 10:37

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Jerry Wright to step down as Chief Executive of ABC

ABC has announced that Jerry Wright, Chief Executive of ABC since 2008 and President of the International Federation of ABCs from 2010 to 2014, will be stepping down from the post at the end of 2015, after more than seven years in the role.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 04 June 2015 14:51

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IPSO finds against The Sun on discriminatory Rod Liddle column

In a decision published today, IPSO upheld a complaint that the Rod Liddle column published by The Sun on Dec 11th 2014 in relation to Emily Brothers was in breach of the Editors’ Code.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 28 May 2015 06:37

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NRS announces change to NRS PADD audience estimates

The National Readership Survey Ltd (NRS) yesterday announced that the next release of NRS PADD will be the first to incorporate comScore’s new mobile and tablet estimates, following changes to the way comScore measure mobile audiences.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 28 May 2015 06:29

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ABC issues first certificate to newly-agreed Social Video Code

This week, ABC issued video ad technology company Unruly with a certificate of their compliance with the Social Video Code.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 27 May 2015 14:49

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ABC publishes Content Verification Report

Yesterday, ABC released its latest 6-monthly Content Verification (CV) Report.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 01 May 2015 10:07

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New IPSO Board member

The Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) has today announced a new Board member, Mehmuda Mian.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 24 April 2015 11:25

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IPSO strengthens its senior team

IPSO has announced the appointment of Niall Duffy as its first Director of External Affairs.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 24 April 2015 10:23

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EPC welcomes European Commission’s stance on Google

The European Publishers Council (EPC) has welcomed the European Commission's Decision to issue a Statement of Objections to Google as part of the EU’s investigation into Google’s ongoing anti-competitive behaviour.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 17 April 2015 08:02

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New company to be created for audience measurement of newsbrands and magazines

The Publishers Audience Measurement Company (PAMCO) will next year replace the National Readership Survey Ltd. (NRS) as the organisation which oversees the audience figures for newspapers and magazines.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 10 April 2015 07:12

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Proposed Electoral Law Changes Would Hinder Polling Day Election Coverage

The News Media Association has urged the Law Commission not to pursue its suggested changes to electoral law that would criminalise taking photos in polling stations, extend the offence of failing to imprint, and bring in new court reporting restrictions in cases involving electoral fraud.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 07 April 2015 08:04

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P&G earns ABC certification for Online Behavioural Advertising

Procter & Gamble (P&G) has become the first advertiser to obtain the EDAA Trust Seal for best practice in Online Behavioural Advertising.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 01 April 2015 07:07

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ABC to deliver independent Certification to newly agreed Social Video Code

ABC today launches its Social Video Code certification, the latest in its series of independent brand safety certifications to standards set by JICWEBS.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 13 March 2015 17:14

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Ofcom Launches Media Plurality Consultation

Ofcom this week published a consultation on a proposed measurement framework for media plurality.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 13 March 2015 08:37

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DCLG Acts Over Greenwich Council Newspaper

The Communities Department has served a direction upon Greenwich Council requiring the local authority to cease publishing its weekly newspaper Greenwich Time by the end of the month.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 06 March 2015 08:03

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Paul Vickers Resigns as RFC Chairman

Paul Vickers has resigned as chairman of the Regulatory Funding Company with immediate effect.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 06 March 2015 07:58

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Three lay members of the Editors’ Code of Practice Committee

The IPSO appointment panel has announced the appointment of three lay members of the Editors’ Code of Practice Committee.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 23 February 2015 07:20

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IAB launches ‘native’ guidelines

The Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB UK) has released part one of a set of guidelines to help the marketing industry provide more transparency to consumers around ‘native’ advertising.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 09 February 2015 17:01

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IPSO announces Appointments Panel

The Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) has announced today the names of those that have been appointed to its Appointments Panel.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 03 February 2015 16:37

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New measurement system for newspapers and magazines enters next phase

The UK’s newspaper publishers, in co-operation with consumer magazine publishers, leading advertisers and agencies, yesterday announced the completion of the first round of appraisals for a new audience measurement system.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 30 January 2015 06:40

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ABC and JICWEBS define new digital standards governance

ABC and the Joint Industry Committee for Web Standards (JICWEBS) yesterday announced an evolution of the current division of standards responsibilities across the two organisations.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 30 January 2015 06:30

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Industry Unites to Call for RIPA Reform

The News Media Association has called for legislation to protect sources from being uncovered through RIPA powers as the news media industry unites to condemn state surveillance of journalistic activities.

Author: News Desk

Posted on: 23 January 2015 07:39

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