Spike is the most real-time view of the sites, stories and posts engaging your audience.
Faster story discovery and ideation
A real-time stream of breaking news from first-party sources and private social accounts gives you an endless trove of story ideas. Spike surfaces the stories spreading fastest and predicted to go viral today, so you know what will win over readers.
Easier editorial planning
Prioritize where to devote resources by seeing which stories (and topics) will drive the biggest impact for your site today. With related stories and trending entities, you see how others are covering breaking news and how each angle is performing.
Wider audience growth
Real-time engagement data is always at your fingertips. Use patented metrics to see what's over-performing within topics and on platforms, so you can perfectly package stories for audiences on every channel.
“When I see a story on Twitter, I’m going with my gut on how it will share. When I find a story on Spike, I already know its viral share potential.”
Analytics is the world’s most complete set of stories tracked against every social network.
Expansive competitive intelligence
Get a comprehensive view of how your stories are performing across 5 social networks, benchmarked against all of your top competitors. Analytics shows you how you stack up on average, over specific time frames, and within different topics so you can zero in on where others are outperforming you.
Deeper historical insight
Track how your performance has trended up or down over time. Dig into when your audience’s interest in events peaks, and learn when and where your readers engage with specific stories and subjects.
Informed social distribution
Understand which formats and narratives are best suited for every audience, on every platform. See the ROI you're getting on each content type, and know how to package your stories, when to publish them, and where to distribute them.
“Since using NewsWhip Analytics, we’ve been able to compare our coverage of stories to how other sites covered the same story. It's helped form content strategy for specials like the VMAs and Election Night coverage. It’s great to see how other sites are trending over time to confirm our hypotheses.”