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A new report finds wide gaps in how different news outlets are using analytics to drive their editorial strategy: “Analytics can be about more than having a big screen with numbers that go up and down.”
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From podcasts to push notifications, Slack to The Skimm, and reader comments to rethinking brands.
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The chase for short-term gain is undercutting local papers’ long-term position in the community — the one asset national outlets and tech companies can’t match, argues a former editor at Digital First Media.
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“Attention minutes” combine traditional metrics with measurements aimed at figuring out how much time readers really spend with content.
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In rough chronological order, and with a pinch of design inspiration from BuzzFeed. Joshua Benton
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Plus: Katie Couric’s jump to Yahoo, Lara Logan’s leave from 60 Minutes, and the rest of the stories in journalism and tech.
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Redefining the relationship between journalist and citizen, the quandary of comfort news, and Norwegian thrash death metal: all that and more in this month’s roundup of the academic literature.
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More than 1,400 journalists, publishers, academics, and more are descending on Atlanta this week to talk shop.
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We need to get beyond counting pageviews and ad impressions and build better ways of judging how our work changes the world around us.
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0Spain’s Eldiario.es has 18,000 paying members, and its eye on the next several million
“We have a potential of six million readers. You may not convince all six million people to be your socios, but if you learn more about their interests, you can get closer.”
0The Washington Post is testing out a few new hurdles for non-paying online readers
The Post is now asking readers to submit their email in order to read stories without paying.
0This new collaboration hopes to aid the endless debates about media with some actual hard data
“For a long time, I’ve wanted to try to put more data and quantitative analysis behind some of the claims and questions we ask around underrepresented and misrepresented stories in online spaces.”
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