Luke works in podcast data analysis for Megaphone. Previously he has worked on the Data teams of both Obama for America in 2012 and Hillary for America in 2016.
Grouping these podcasts by average length and release year shows that shorter podcasts have become much more common over the past five years. Conversely, there’s been a steady drop in the proportion of new podcasts that run longer than an hour.
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