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2013 was an incredible year for you. It was filled with your amazing stories and dial-breaking, history-making events. Here are some aggregated-data highlights of last year, as a thank you from us.

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Awesome publishing milestones aggregated
across the Chartbeat network

11,058
domains using Chartbeat
(but shhh you’re our favorite)
You posted
33,580,000+
articles last year
Chartbeat Editor Picks, Top Events From 2013:

Favorite Longform Read: Manti Te’o’s Dead Girlfriend
Top NYC Obsession: Cronuts
Top Dial-Breaking Baby: The Royal Baby
Top Moment We Wish We Could Forget: Miley Cyrus Twerking Her Way Through the VMAs

You spent
892,257,465
seconds engaging with the Chartbeat Dashboard

Keep on staring @joemfbrown

Real world good advice: you make the
chartbeat numbers go higher if you
stare at them obsessively.

Joe Brown (@joemfbrown)
Your audience was engaged for
436,139,398,630
minutes
Let’s put that into perspective for you:
That’s 829,242 human years and 5,804,694
dog years!
You hit
9,873,339
concurrents on the highest
traffic day of the year
You downloaded our JavaScript over
277,400,000,000
times
You received
333,720
spike alerts

And some of you created of your own spike related hacks. Looking at you @mfortki

I'm getting that Chartbeat-rigged electronic
"mood ring." Maybe it can give me a hot little
shock when we hit a week's high.

Marina Galperina (@mfortki)
852,000,000
of your pages were measured
using Chartbeat
About 50%
of your traffic came to you directly with no help from social or search
Want to know what happens with your web-content across the Chartbeat network in a single day?
Check it out here »

Last year, you were able to see beyond your homepage and articles. Get the 4-1-1 on your videos and ads below:

Your audience spent
7,399,999,999,980
minutes actively paying attention while ads were in view
46,267
of your videos were
measured using Chartbeat
Your ads got
86,400,000,000+
exposed impressions
Your audience spent
2,684,276,123
minutes engaging with
your videos
2,705,937,673
people watched your videos
That’s more than ⅓ of people living on earth.
Our minds...blown.

And you definitely kept the Chartteam busy in 2013

56
team members
Our team is made up of coffee drinking, book loving, data
obsessed nerds.
Meet us now »
7
product redesigns and
new releases
1. New Editorial Dashboard
2. Ad Sales Generator
3. Chartbeat Publishing Video Dashboard
4. Daily Content Perspectives
5. Weekly Audience Perspectives
6. Ad Sales Campaign Report
7. Hootsuite Plugin
Over
1,095
code deploys
300+
servers keeping your
Chartbeat up-and-running
14,436
code commits
640
hours were spent with you,
collecting research for the
newest version of our
Publishing Dashboard
You visited our blog over
40,000
times
Using Engaged Time to
Understand Your Audience

was the most popular data
science post on our blog in 2013. Didn’t get a chance to read it yet?
Get on it »
You mentioned Chartbeat
7,639
times
500+
Chartbeat tees given to
awesome clients (like you)

Looking good @Jessicakroy

wearing my @chartbeat shirt
today cuz i'm cool pic.twitter.com/eBKV7LExtr
Jessica Roy (@JessicaKRoy)
9
newly redesigned pages
on the Chartbeat site
Two Easter eggs are
hidden on our site.
Can you find them?
24,388
cups of coffee powered
our team

Don’t worry, the Chartteam still managed to get some downtime

10
chartpups
726
books read
Every Chartteam member
gets a Kindle during his
or her first week on the job.
Check out our booklist »
4
chartbabies
+2 on the way!
32
countries visited
508
concerts attended
A little something for everyone: The (Chart)beats our team was jamming to all year long.
Check it out »
328
classes taken