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Chernobyl: The Impact of TV on Dark Tourism

The historical drama, Chernobyl, gripped the nation after being released in May this year. The dramatic miniseries, directed for HBO, centres around the 1986 Chernobyl Nuclear disaster and the cleanup efforts which followed. Compressed into this popular television miniseries, Chernobyl has received both praise and criticism (Source: This is Money) with a focus on its impact on the […]

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State of Publishing: March 2018 – US Market

Top 20 Publishers A wide range of stories captured public attention in March, resulting in another shakeup of the publisher pecking order. USA Today dropped three spots in March, and lost significant visit share compared to last month. Meanwhile, BBC climbed in the rankings, thanks in part to a popular article memorializing Stephen Hawking. Wall […]

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State of Publishing : February 2018 – US Market

Top 20 Publishers The news industry experienced a few shakeups the top and bottom of the rankings this month. USA Today enjoyed a small traffic boost, which moved them up to 6th. Reuters also climbed the ranks, and has enjoyed traffic growth since the beginning of the year. Time and The Daily Beast also saw […]

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State of Publishing: January 2018 – US Market

Who Won the Top Stories This Month? Top 20 Publishers Compared to the relatively stagnant rankings in December, January saw a solid shakeup in the pecking order. The Atlantic joined the Top 20 due in part to their popular opinion piece on Aziz Ansari, while The Daily Beast likely rose due to coverage on interactions […]

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One Year Out: How Top News Rankings Changed Since the Election

In an earlier blog post we explored how news readership shifted since the inauguration. As we approach the anniversary of the 2016 presidential election, there is no doubt that the top news rankings have changed dramatically over the last year. Since the November election, traffic to news sites increased by 10.4% (measuring October news industry […]

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Who is the Green Consumer?

In today’s world, an increasing number of  consumers are becoming not only environmentally conscious, but environmentally responsible.  However, that is not a universal sentiment.  While many people are going green and considering the environmental impact of their purchases, some people don’t see it as a pressing matter.  Who are the green consumers that feel this way […]

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Music Streaming Services and their Audiences

Whether listening to Spotify in your car, streaming your favorite DJ via SoundCloud, or playing a holiday Pandora station during family Christmas, most modern consumers have participated in music streaming services. But within this broad universe of music streaming, we found distinct audience differences depending on the platform. We honed in on exclusive Pandora, Spotify […]

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News in 2017 – US Market

Key Industry Trends & Tactics to Grow Your Audience Online news consumption has grown incredibly in the past year and continues to climb in 2017. This is largely due to major political events which have dominated the headlines. Americans are not only consuming more news across several sources, they are also thinking about the role […]

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