Not just quizzes: News is gaining on Facebook, too

by Lucia Moses
When Facebook said it was changing its formula to reward quality content over click bait and memes, many news outlets accepted it at face value in their coverage. But the actual effect on publishers has been unclear. When analytics firm NewsWhip put out its monthly list of most-shared sites on Facebook, news outlets like Fox News and The Guardian and BBC were in the top 10, to be sure.Read the full article