The New York Times has created an app which allows you to look at the
word frequency of different words throughout the paper's history. What
does it mention more? Brooklyn or Manhattan? Harry Potter or Game of
When people talk about explanatory journalism, the focus is on new
players like Vox and FiveThirtyEight, or on giants like the Times and
the Post. But can connecting the dots trickle down to the local level?
For most publishers, less than 10 percent of June page views came
from traffic to evergreen articles — stories that were more than three
days old by Parse.ly’s definition.