Media Metrics Roundup for November 9, 2016

    by Jason Alcorn
    November 9, 2016

    Several Publishers on Medium Have Seen Their Traffic Drop

    (Ross Benes / Digiday)
    Medium and the publishers dispute the ComScore data.

    2016 US Election Traffic: What to Expect and How to Maximize It

    (Josh Schwartz / Chartbeat)
    Direct traffic vs. social traffic.

    Early Opinions Are Mixed About Slate and Vice’s Real-Time Election Projections

    (Ricardo Bolton / NiemanLab)
    Addictive is good for page views.


    Meaningful Media Now: Hacking Election Coverage

    (Bridget Keyes / Harmony Institute)
    How artists and programmers are remixing election news.

    The Metrics That Really Matter At Pinterest

    (Susan Su / Reforge)
    Including how to pick the one North Star metric for your business.

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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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