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Plus: Roman Mars has a new show; First Look’s Leital Molad on how a job at WNYC led her to podcasts.
“We’re trying to fit in the space between the ‘what’ and ‘what came out of it’.”
Innovation on mobile is great, but we need new and better ways to judge whether what we’re trying is working.
“With this system we’re able to say: All things being equal, we care a little more about a pageview on Medium than one to our own site.”
It’s building on its in-house analytics dashboard, Stela, with the goal of making audience engagement data easy to find, simple to understand, and even fun to use.
What happens when you bring real-time, on-demand analytics to Slack?
Every story’s performance reduced to a single score: a reductionist take on journalism or a way to make a news organization’s values concrete?
“This tool and the functionalities we’ve structured into it are very much trying to…translate into journalese, into newsroom vernacular, all of the metrics of engagement.”
Plus: 1 in 5 Americans now listens to podcasts (sort of), Night Vale expands, and WNYC goes local and limited-run to cover gentrification in Brooklyn.