Forbes: Journalists and Statistics: Paying Attention to the Data of a New Media World

Lewis DVorkin: Forbes is using Newsbeat, a product from Betaworks as a real-time analytics tool. Also: "Our full-time staffers and contributors each have their own personal dashboard to tell them how they are doing. And, of course, each of their posts has a page-view counter in full public view. Over the last few months we’ve had some technical snafus with the public counter. When we did, our staffers and contributors expressed disappointment. They’ve come to depend on it as a feedback loop and feel somewhat in the dark without it."

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