Upworthy Was One Of The Hottest Sites Ever. You Won’t Believe What Happened Next

You know it well. The Upworthy headline. That model of building curiosity by keeping the true topic of a story hidden until you click. You may hate them. But they work. By the end of 2013, at least two news outlets said Upworthy was the fastest-growing media site of all time….

Upworthy told NPR that according its internal numbers and Google Analytics, in December 2013, its unique monthly website visitors dropped to 68 million from a high of 87 million. The month after that, they fell to 49 million. By November 2014, the site’s reach plummeted to about 20 million, under a quarter of the traffic Upworthy experienced at its peak….

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