Over a year ago, Google added article recommendations to the New Tab Page on Chrome for Android. Even though it cluttered up the once-clean page, it has quickly become a major source of traffic for many websites. According to NiemanLab, traffic from Chrome’s New Tab Page increased a whopping 2,100% last year.
The data comes from Chartbeat, a content intelligence company often used as an alternative to Google Analytics.
Web traffic from Chrome’s article recommendations increased 2,100% in 2017 was written by the awesome team at Android Police.