Day in the life: How The Economist’s social editor engages an audience of 20 million

This is part of a new “Day in the life” series that chronicles the daily work of those on the front lines of media. If you’d like to participate in “Day in the life,” get in touch. Adam Smith can predict which content will shine on social. As the assistant community editor at The Economist, Smith helps run a team that commands a combined social audience of over 20 million, ac ...Read the full article

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