Can attention replace the pageview?

by Ricardo Bilton
It’s hard to argue that the adoption of metrics like pageviews and monthly uniques have changed publishing for the better. What started as 50-page slideshows has given way to click-baity headlines and other any-means-necessary viral tactics. Not much of that has been good for readers. In an effort to turn things around, the industry has started pushing the notion that the best ...Read the full article