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VAMboozled! Analytics (see also figure below):
May, 2014: Subscribers ≈ 3,000; Hits per month ≈ 50,000*
November, 2014: Subscribers ≈ 8,000; Hits per month ≈ 100,000*
May, 2015: Subscribers ≈ 13,000; Hits per month ≈ 160,000*
November, 2015: Subscribers ≈ 15,000; Hits per month ≈ 180,000*
***January, 2016: Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) passed (releasing states from federal VAM-based incentives and mandates)
May, 2016: Subscribers ≈ 16,000; Hits per month ≈ 180,000*
November, 2016: Subscribers ≈ 15,000; Hits per month ≈ 130,000*
*This number is calculated by ((subscribers x average number of posts per month) + external hits per month)), although external hits may also include subscribers as analytics cannot differentiate between subscribers and hits. These two indicators are not mutually exclusive.