(Tom Grubisch / Street Fight Mag)
McClatchy has a growing digital audience. This explains why.
Every measurement metric.
(Gabriele Boland / NewsWhip)
Lessons from Refinery29, BuzzFeed and Business Insider.
Why it matters what you measure. (Even if you’re not making fake accounts.)
(Esther Kezia Harding / The Media Briefing)
Half of 18- to 24-year-olds check their phone in the middle of the night.
(Alex Parker / Medium)
The app is a failure for news.
3 Offbeat Metrics to Help You Mix Things Up by Tim Cigelske
How to Get Hands-On Experience with the Google Analytics Demo Account by Alexandra Kanik
How Documentary Filmmakers Plan Ahead for Impact by Patricia Aufderheide
How We Measured Impact for a Solutions Journalism Story on Poverty by Talia Stroud and Shannon McGregor
A Quantitative Basis for Measuring Media Impact at the Media Consortium by Jo Ellen Green Kaiser
Growing Community Engagement at the Los Angeles Times by Daniela Gerson
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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.