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Folks Are Looking for Tips on Traveling on Thanksgiving. Got Content?

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Thanksgiving is the busiest travel holiday. In fact, 46 million Americans are expected to travel for Thanksgiving this week. Everyone’s mostly concerned with how the weather will affect their travel, followed by content on how to find the best flight deals and dealing with travel logistics (anyone planning a long car ride with kids?). If you’re already offering this type of content on your site, you’re set. Continue reading

Top Thanksgiving Recipes, Crafts, and Events Shared Online

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Most everyone’s busy getting ready for hosting (or attending) a Thanksgiving dinner, and as always, they’re using the Web to find and share ideas. From November 1st through 13th, we saw tons of people printing online content, and as expected, sharing pie recipes. Two secret ingredients to their virality: they are all printer-friendly and have share buttons. Read on to see what those delicious recipes are! Continue reading

Ebola Content is Only Getting More Popular

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The tragic news of patients being diagnosed with Ebola in Dallas (and possibly in Washington, DC) has been the talk of the web for the past month, and even more so, this past week. Every major news site and blog has been following the developments, and readers have been sharing updates on their social networks by the thousands. The hype is so big, that unfortunately, clickbait is everywhere. Basically, if Ebola is in the headline, thousands will click. Continue reading

How AddThis Fits into The Future of Journalism

Marc Andreessen––a early pioneer of the Internet as the co-author of the first graphical web browser and co-founder of Netscape––wrote a series of tweets that culminated in a blog post explaining how he sees journalism changing, and how Internet technologies are going to facilitate the news media growing ten to one hundred times what it is today.

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10 Tips to Make Your Content More Engaging

Our team works with publishers of all sizes. Here’s what some members of the team have seen to be tried truths that can help you increase engagement with your site’s content.

1. Trust the Data

“Tune your content and strategy based on what the data is telling you about your audience. Take advantage of AddThis preferred services and analytics.” –– Paul

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