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Image Testing’s impact on homepage engagement: What we’ve learned so far

by Cynthia Vu
2021-01-12T10:18:18-05:00
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Device and platform data trends in 2020: Our analysis

After analyzing reader traffic data from this past year, our Data Science team next wanted to understand the impact of devices and platforms on audience engagement in 2020.More from our…

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The Most Engaging Stories of 2020

Our 2020 version of The Most Engaging Stories is a reflection of a year marked by a global pandemic and drama-filled U.S. election cycle. Of the articles that we found…

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Reader traffic and engagement in 2020: By the numbers

We saw significant fluctuations in reader traffic and Engaged Time across our global network in 2020, unsurprising in a year when readers turned to media sites for timely information on…

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How readers engaged leading up to election night and beyond: Research update

Now that election night has come and gone, we wanted to take a fresh look at our audience data before, during, and after the results were tallied. Just as important,…

by Jon Wiggins
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Audience engagement with the U.S. election candidates: Research update

Our previous pre-election data analysis of candidates showed a significant disparity in reader attention, with President Trump garnering far more engagement than his opponent, former Vice President Joe Biden. Now…

by Jon Wiggins
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How have readers engaged with content on the presidential candidates? Our analysis

As the 2020 Presidential Election quickly approaches, we at Chartbeat have been just as interested in the campaign as you have been. With global news publishers accounting for a great…

by Jon Wiggins
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Measuring audience attention and interactions across the world: Third quarter 2020

The past three months of measuring audience attention and engagement data has proven to be as unpredictable as 2020, evidenced by the fluctuations we’re seeing across traffic and reader engagement…

by Nick Lioudis
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Run your own social media experiments in 4 key steps

Content creators understand the importance of a defined social media strategy, but how well do they actually know their social audiences? We know that social audiences interact with content in different…

by Jill Nicholson
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How has the global pandemic affected readership? Our latest audience analysis

Editor’s note: A version of this post first appeared on the Digital Content Next blog.As we continue our analysis of the impact of Covid-19 on audience engagement throughout the world,…

by Nick Lioudis
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Audience engagement insights from around the world for the second quarter of 2020

A significant rise in reader engagement driven by the global pandemic was front and center in our latest analysis for the quarter ending June 30. Across the globe, we saw…

by Nick Lioudis
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What does post-pandemic social media look like? An analysis of audience trends

Social media has been a significant source of traffic as the global pandemic has taken shape in recent months. Therefore, we partnered with Echobox to take a deeper look into…

by Nick Lioudis
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Reader traffic and engagement insights from around the world: First quarter 2020

Our analysis of global reader traffic from the first quarter of this year showed us the calm before the storm. We saw key metrics such as Engaged Time and loyalty…

by Nick Lioudis
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