Media Metrics Roundup for November 2, 2016

    by Jason Alcorn
    November 2, 2016

    Why CNN Will Be All In on Kik on Election Night

    (Jeanine Poggi / AdAge)
    Users have exchanged 17.6 million messages with the CNN bot. 😮

    How The Verge is Building a News Site for the Distributed Age

    (Joseph Lichterman / NiemanLab)
    One publisher’s answer to the platforms dilemma.

    My Reading List as a Data Scientist

    (Chris Choy / Medium)
    If you read Sexy Little Numbers, let us know how it is.


    Your Fall 2016 Guide to Facebook Publishing

    An all-in-one resource for all you Facebook page managers.

    The Potential and Pitfalls of Email Newsletters

    (Andrew Jack / Reuters Institute)
    We love them now but what about user fatigue and saturation?

    From MetricShift

    How I Built a #MetricShiftBot by Tim Cigelske


    How Much is Investigative Journalism Worth? by Lindsay Green-Barber

    4 Things Newsrooms Can Learn from Nonprofits About Impact by Jason Tomassini

    #MetricShift Chat: The Metrics of Fact and Fiction by Tim Cigelske

    Impact Tracking in Action: Build Your Own Impact Taxonomy With Chalkbeat’s MORIby Ryan Sholin

    MetricShift Stakeholder Report Worksheet for Nonprofit News by Jason Alcorn

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    Jason Alcorn (@jasonalcorn) is the Metrics Editor for MediaShift. In addition to his work with MediaShift, he works as a consultant with non-profits and newsrooms.

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