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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
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CIR’s Impact Tracker: How to Use It and Why You Need It by Lindsay Green-Barber
Special Series: Measuring Impact by Jason Alcorn
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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.