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The traffic surge really took off on March 12, the day after Trump’s address, the suspension of the NBA, and Tom Hanks’ announcement he had tested positive.
Real American numbers!
It’s driving over 100 million visits a month to news sites in the United States — on Android alone. And it’s an even bigger factor in France, Argentina, Brazil, and elsewhere.
It’s already driving almost as many visits as Twitter, and publishers have no idea why their stories get chosen (or don’t).
The impact will apparently be “noticeable” and “significant” but “small” and not “humongous.”
A new voice on social platforms helped Mother Jones beat its traffic records.