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How one photo from Norway travelled around the world Best practices, Data, Newswire tracking - A seemingly ordinary picture of a cruise ship docked in Tromsø delivered extraordinary results to NTB recently.  The image was used in nearly 500 articles by news outlets all over… Read More
We Improved Our Post Recommendation Analytics, Best practices, EzyInsights, Facebook - Knowing when to post next on Facebook is a common question Publishers and Social Media Managers face when managing their online presence. You can take two approached: Simple to manage:… Read More
Half of News Agencies’ Stories Get Picked Up Within the First 5 Hours of Publication Analytics, Best practices, Data, Newswire tracking, Publishing - How quickly do publishers pick up your stories and exactly how long is the tail of content published by news agencies? At EzyInsights we track a great number of stories… Read More
Open News Dashboard for Everyone Data, Facebook, General, Publishing - As a software company we can’t help make hand-sanitisers, face-masks or ventilators. What we can do is offer you a global view on what’s trending in the corona-related news. That’s… Read More
Viral publishers can still grow on Facebook Best practices, Facebook - Say what you want about Facebook, but media publishers are still able to engage with their audiences there. And it’s not only national broadcasters or well-known brands either. This year… Read More
How to grow on Instagram without ads – Interview with Patricia Tiihonen from YLE Best practices, Instagram, Social Media, Social Media Platforms - How can you grow engagement and reach organically on Instagram? We asked Patricia Tiihonen, the social media guru at Finland’s public service broadcaster whose @yleuutiset is currently the biggest news… Read More
Twitter - The complete picture Understanding the impact of content across different platforms is a necessity for any online publisher. What goes viral on Twitter is not the same as what resonates… Read More
The Best Sports Publishers on Instagram 2019 Instagram - The Top Sports Publishers on Instagram Summer 2019We analysed the top engaging publishers in Sports news. The first thing we discovered was  that many serious sports accounts post content that… Read More
EU elections 2019 top the news across Europe. (But not in Finland). Politics, Press, Social Media - EU elections 2019 top the news across Europe. (But not in Finland).European election news dominated in most EU countries. Sunday 26th May saw votes cast and counted across all EU member… Read More
The 10 Best News Sites on Instagram Instagram, News - As the popularity of news on Instagram is growing fast, here's a look at what the best news publishers on Instagram are doing in 2019.10. VICE News860k followersUnsurprisingly, VICE's strong… Read More
50% of all news posts on Instagram are serious Instagram, News - We’ve previously covered how certain news publishers approach Instagram. One common trait across publishers was a more relaxed or casual approach to the way news is presented on the platform.… Read More
Paywalls and social performance Paywalls - When business models move towards subscriptions, what does this mean for your social media team and social performance in general? Read More

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