Media Metrics Roundup for January 10, 2018

    by Jason Alcorn
    January 10, 2018

    MetricShift20: Honoring The Leaders in Media Metrics
    Jason Alcorn / MetricShift
    Our new list of trailblazers, thinkers, scholars and innovators.

    The Top Social Media Platform Changes In December
    Tory Starr / WGBH Social
    What you might have missed.

    How To Prepare For The Removal Of Publisher Posts From Facebook’s News Feed
    Simon Galperin / Medium
    Good ideas for digital publishers, no matter what happens in 2018.


    Why Quartz Is Churning Out Short-Run Newsletters For Big Events
    Max Willens / Digiday
    Check out the numbers they are getting.

    We Can Probably Measure Media Bias. But Do We Want To?
    Tamar Wilner / Columbia Journalism Review
    A Chartbeat for partisan balance?

    We’ve Analysed 6,500 Images That Appeared On Our Homepage And Here Is What We’ve Learned
    Al Jazeera Labs / Medium
    An interesting use of machine learning to analyze content.


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