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The Enhanced Art of Writing Headlines

by Terri Walter
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The 5 Big Trends Media Execs Must Understand to Succeed

This article first appeared in DCN after the data was originally presented by Josh Schwartz at ONA17. How has both consumer consumption of news and traffic patterns changed year-over-year? What…

by Terri Walter
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News Hacking: The Trump/Russia Saga So Far

In this series, we’ll be looking at what’s capturing attention each month across a wide range of topics – from politics, to science, to entertainment. How does the media cover breaking…

by Kris Harbold
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The Global Monetization Discussion

The Chartbeat team and I just returned from an incredible trip to Vienna for the GEN Summit 2017 where the three-day action was non-stop. Perhaps most exciting was the opportunity…

by Sonya Song
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The New Speed of Mobile Engagement

This article was originally published on DCN. Download the full study here. Does improving page load time positively impact readership?The Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) Project was launched in February 2016…

by John Saroff
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Do people actually read what they share on social channels?

According to recent Chartbeat research, the answer is no.  The different ways a visitor can land on your content influence not only what they read, but also how they read….

by Katie Stuart
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The Political Divide: How Liberals and Conservatives Read the News – or Ignore it

This week, we partnered with The New York Times – The Upshot on a study of supply and demand in the news. Essentially, we sought to uncover how many articles…

by Sonya Song
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The Results Are In: 2016’s Most Engaging Stories

What a year it was. From major political events like the U.S. Election and Brexit to the summer Olympics; from gun violence and terrorism to gripping personal narrative on issues…

by Terri Walter
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Bursting Social Bubbles: How Search Overtakes Social During Major News Events

Recently, there’s been a big push for social over search – the idea has emerged that social channels are the main, if not only, sources that consumers turn to to get…

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

Tomorrow’s US elections will bring an unprecedented amount of web traffic to news sites. At Chartbeat, we’re predicting the total volume of readership we measure across the web (including non-news…

by Josh Schwartz
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When Should You Post on Social Media?

What time of day is the best for social sharing?Social media strategists are constantly testing and re-testing to find the answer to this timeless question. Of course, time of day nuances will…

by Chris Consroe
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Scrolling in the Deep

To scroll or not to scroll? When 35% of desktop users leave a page before scrolling down at all, you should do whatever you can to capture the attention of the…

by Katie Stuart
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What Brexit Trends Tell Us About How People Read the News

From the time the UK referendum on EU membership was announced in February, several hundred articles per day were published on the topic of Brexit. This number broke into the…

by Sonya Song
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