Monday, March 21, 2016

Hobbyist bloggers will re-inherit the web...

"Vice Media Traffic Plummets, Underscoring Risky Web Strategy"

the strategy apparently backfired last month when the biggest booster of Vice Media’s traffic,, suddenly experienced a meltdown after months of fairly consistent growth. Distractify went into free fall in February vs. the prior month, dropping a whopping 68%, from 15.7 million to just under 5 million.

Distractify’s audience is built on the notoriously volatile traffic that comes from counting on clickbait