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Posts Tagged ‘Marc Bodnick’

Quora Launches Analytics Tool for Writers

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Today, Quora announced the launch of their newest product: Stats, an analytics tool billed as a “dashboard for writers.” The feature is being rolled out over the next couple of weeks and will replace the current Views page. The new Stats page lets writers track views, upvotes and shares over various lengths of time, which is especially useful for those who churn out a lot of content on the platform.

“We’ve reached the point where some of our writers have content that’s attracting 1 million views per month and upwards of 10 million annualized views,” Marc Bodnick, who oversees product marketing, community and business operations at Quora, told 10,000 Words. He expects that some writers will cross 20-30 million annual views soon. “Writers want to know their overall reach and how their audience numbers are changing over time.” Read more

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New York Times Journalists Take To Quora To Answer Questions

A reporter, editor and columnist from The New York Times will take to Quora, starting today, to answer your questions.

In one of the highest-profile partnerships yet for the nascent question and answer-based social network, Diana B. Henriques, Gretchen Morgenson and Adam Bryant will answer questions submitted via Quora. Henriques will be on today (July 19) from 3 to 4 p.m. ET, answering questions submitted at her page. Read more