(Denise Law / Medium)
Insight and examples from a year of growth.
(Andrew Losowsky / Poynter)
If you read Melody Kramer’s list of 50 metrics, you’ll want to read this too.
(Tim Allen / Distilled)
The out-of-the-box setup isn’t so good, so let’s fix it.
(Shan Wang / NiemanLab)
The Times had a “last-mover advantage” in building an in-house dashboard.
(Glenn Schutz / Folio)
Print brands are getting into the metrics game too.
How the Los Angeles Times Located Students from ’06 Immigration Protests by Daniela Gerson
Big Data, Smart Data, Fast Data…. Creative Data? by Ian Gibbs
How Podcasts Could Impact Political Reporting by Tim Cigelske
What NewsWhip Learned From Analyzing 30 Days of Facebook Live Videos by Liam Corcoran
4 Tips to Increase Metrics by Highlighting Your Archives by Tim Cigelske
How to Measure SEO Success for Recent Content by Joel Abrams
How Will Facebook’s Algorithm Changes Impact Your Newsroom? by Allie VanNest
Why Pageviews Matter in Measuring Native Ads by Kunal Gupta
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Jason Alcorn (@jasonalcorn) is the Metrics Editor for MediaShift. In addition to his work with MediaShift, he is an analyst with the Media Impact Project and works as a consultant with non-profits and newsrooms.