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  • Digital Engagement Index
    The NFL kicked off the week at the top of the leaderboard recording over 7.5 million engagements. Game week 7 wrapped up on Monday night as the Philadelphia Eagles took ...
  • Facebook 'Explore' Test Could Downgrade Publisher Content
    Facebook launched Explore as a way of exposing users to content from sources outside their usual social-media context. By definition, it includes things users haven't already expressed interest in. That's ...
  • Weather.com Highlights Puerto Rico Crisis
    One month after the devastating storm swept over the American territory in the Caribbean, Weather.com, the Web portal of The Weather Channel, took the unusual step of devoting all its ...
  • Facebook Tests Online Subs, Paywalls
    As promised, Facebook has begun testing a new system that will allow publishers to sell subscriptions and enforce their paywalls in coordination with the network, extending an olive branch to ...
  • ASNE No Longer Tracks Newsroom Head Counts
    The last decade has seen a steady erosion in the number of media industry benchmark reports - at least those made publicly available to trade reporters and bloggers. The effect ...
  • Hearst Buys Rodale Magazines, Content Business
    The deal encompasses all Rodale's publications, including flagship magazines "Men's Health" and "Women's Health" as well as "Prevention," "Rodale's Organic Life," "Runner's World" and "Bicycling." It also includes Rodale's book ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    1.38M Instagram engagements supported a 19% increase in overall engagement for ESPN on Wednesday (10/18), pushing the network from the #6 spot to the #4 spot of the leaderboard. The ...
  • Smart Expands Programmatic With Rubicon
    Smart, an independent ad platform based in Europe that gives publishers greater control over their ad inventory than bigger ad servers, is bolstering its programmatic options through a new partnership ...
  • Utah State Politician: 'Cosmo' Is Porn
    Utah has an office for a state "porn czar." One politician has taken the porn definition to an extreme -- adding a mainstream women's magazine. That's despite the fact the ...
  • Snapchat Ramps Up Content Deals
    While Facebook and Google battle each other for the affection, or at least grudging loyalty, of media companies and publishers, small but plucky contender Snapchat is steadily building its own ...
  • Larry Flynt Offers $10M For Dirt To Impeach Trump
    The hardcore porn impresario is offering $10 million to anyone who can provide information about President Trump damaging enough to get him impeached. And no, it's not a joke. ...
  • Newspapers' Digital Circ Revenues Growing Fast Globally
    As more newspapers establish pay walls and sell online subscriptions, they are powering double-digit growth in digital circ revenues. Total digital circulation revenues soared 300% from 2012-2016. ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Sunday (10/1), Lyft published a 30 second spot featuring Tilda Swinton and Jordan Peele to its official YouTube channel. Gaining over 2M views on Thursday(10/12), the spot now ranks ...
  • Time Inc., Google Launch Native Video Ad Unit
    The publisher and technology giant are joining forces to launch a new proprietary video advertising unit, Adapt Video, to meet growing demand for digital video advertising integrated with video or ...
  • 'Medium' Opens Partner Program To All Publishers
    The Partner Program has already signed up a number of big publishers, including The New York Times and Rolling Stone, as well as scores of pure-play digital publishers. The new ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Tuesday (10/10), Shell climbed from the #33 to the #6 spot of the leaderboard with 2.1M digital engagements and a 404% uptick in activity day over day. Driving this ...
  • 'New York' Spiked Weinstein Story, But 'New Yorker' Goes For Blood
    As more women came forward with their own stories and Harvey Weinstein was fired by his own production company, the scandal shovel passed to 'The New Yorker,' which dug up ...
  • Russian Social-Media Propaganda Targeted U.S. Military Personnel, Vets
    More details are emerging of Russian efforts to disseminate propaganda and influence U.S. public opinion via advertising and content distributed over social media, much of it targeted to specific groups. ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Monday (10/9), investment bank Wells Fargo jumped from the #86 to the #6 spot of the leaderboard with a 1,488% increase in digital engagements. This spike in engagements was ...
  • Flipboard Bows Self-Service Publisher Program, Rewards Faster Ads
    The new self-service tools are intended to make it easier for publishers to join Flipboard, surface their content for potential followers on social media and create a channel to drive ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    Geico Insurance saw a 467% increase in digital engagements on Sunday (10/8), driven entirely by new activity on the company's YouTube channel. Within the past month, a YouTube video featuring ...
  • Weinstein Vows To Sue 'NYT' Over Harassment Claims
    Defamation and libel lawsuits seem to be the trendy way to hit back against unfavorable coverage for celebrities and politicians alike, hoping to cast doubt on salacious reports about their ...
  • Digital Engagement Index
    On Thursday, Netflix saw a 77% increase in digital engagements, climbing from the #10 to the #6 spot of the leaderboard. YouTube was the primary driver of the surge in ...
  • Facebook Offers Users More Info On Publishers
    Still on the defensive over fake news, Facebook is working to burnish its civic reputation with more measures intended to help users distinguish between trustworthy content and more dubious f ...
  • 'NYT' Offers Google Home With Subs, 'Atlantic' Bows Memberships
    Big publishers are looking for new ways to entice readers into becoming subscribers, as well as capitalize on the loyalty of their existing audience. ...
  • Regardless Of Who Loses The Election Meddling Controversy, Russia Wins
    Our enemies can only benefit when ordinary Americans start to question the fundamental integrity of their political process, as well as the motives and trustworthiness of their fellow citizens. ...
  • Don't Look Now, But Some Newspapers Are Breaking Even
    Newspaper watchers were pleasantly surprised when the Daily Mail and General Trust, the British publisher of the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday, announced total revenues were up 1%. The ...
  • Las Vegas Shooting Aftermath Shows Fake News Is Alive And Well
    All too predictably, the mass murder committed at the Route 91 open air country music festival in Las Vegas on Sunday night unleashed a torrent of falsehoods from social media ...
  • AMP, Facebook Instant Articles Slash Load Times And Boost Engagement
    Google's accelerated mobile pages (AMP) and Facebook Instant Articles were both introduced to dramatically lower the amount of data required to access content via mobile devices, increase the speed of ...
  • Time Inc. Moves Into Paid Memberships
    The nation's largest magazine publisher is moving deeper into ecommerce and consumer products marketing. Time Inc. is launching a new discount membership program, "People Perks," based on the 'People' br ...