"The takeaway is this: if you’re a media company, you are almost certainly underestimating your Facebook traffic. The only question is how much Facebook traffic you’re not counting.Dark social traffic in the mobile app era -- Fusion
The good news is that, as of yesterday at 6 pm, Chartbeat began tracking Facebook mobile users much more effectively. With the new changes, they’ll be able to properly attribute between 10 and 50 percent of dark social traffic into the right buckets. (It varies on a story by story basis.)
The bad news is that, if you didn’t know before, it should be even more clear now: Facebook owns web media distribution."
Monday, December 08, 2014
Dark social traffic in the mobile app era -- Fusion
From a mobile + Facebook market dynamics snapshot