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In this excerpt from his new book, Alfred Hermida explores the connection between moral violation and Facebook likes.
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They drive huge engagement and otherworldly pageviews. From internal analytics to a flexible CMS, the recent quiz boom provide a useful peek into how BuzzFeed sees itself as a platform.
What happens to sharing when you break the most remarkable 30 seconds out of a 10-minute audio piece?
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What drives sharing? It’s a mix of attention, emotion, and reaction. Here’s hard data on which news stories took off and which didn’t on social.
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Signal helps journalists find, source, and embed content from Facebook and Instagram.
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