How Emma Carew Grovum Uses Metrics to Guide Editorial at The Daily Beast
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An analytical mindset can take you up the management ladder.
Business Insider’s Henry Blodget: ‘We Don’t Want To Aim For Reach Growth Anymore’
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Now it’s about engagement, says the O.G. of reach growth.
Google Analytics Is Enhancing Support For AMP On Cache
Google Analytics Blog
What it means: You can unify user metrics across cached and non-cached pages. Don’t forget to opt-in.
How Al.com Is Benefitting From ‘Extreme Engagement’ Using Groups
Josh Mabry and Dorrine Mendoza / Facebook
One lesson is that people are more comfortable with closed or secret groups.
Smartphones Are Driving All Growth In Web Traffic
Rani Molla / Recode
Key takeaways from Adobe’s Media & Metrics Report.
Facebook Tells Advertisers It Can Reach Many Young People. Too Many.
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Are there 41 million 18- to 24-year-olds in the U.S., as Facebook’s Ads Manager suggests? Not according to the U.S. census.
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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.