More and more people are using News Shopper’s website for their daily mix of news, sport and entertainment.

Our online audience for May was 782,313, an increase of nearly 100,000 from the previous month and also up on the same month last year.

There was also a year-on-year increase in page views for - the total of 4.52m was up by 17 per cent on last year.

We’re obviously delighted with these excellent figures, and we’re also very grateful to everyone who has visited the site.

In attracting a more visitors consuming more pages, our site is a great platform for advertisers looking to reach and influence large and highly engaged local audiences.

If businesses want to know more about this, as well as to expand their digital knowledge and cut through the jargon, News Shopper is running a limited series of free digital marketing advice seminars next week.

Digital specialists will be on hand should you want to speak on a 1-2-1 basis, but this is not a sales environment – we are simply delivering free advice and information.

Every business that attends is entitled to receive a free digital health check around their businesses, to shine more light on specific areas of interest.

The seminars are being held at the Marriott Hotel, Bexleyheath on Wednesday, June 13 and The Warren, Metropolitan Police Hayes Sports Club, near Bromley on Thursday, June 14 – sessions are held at 10.30am and 2pm on each day, lasting roughly 90 minutes, including time for tea/coffee.

Email for more information, or to reserve your place.