Commenting on the rise of the popularity of podcasts, Doug Mitchell, founder of NPR’s Next Generation Radio, said that the value of podcasts has finally caught up with a society that is far more mobile than it was when podcasting launched in the late 90s.
“Those who appreciate good storytelling, a more narrative form, will always have a unique audience. Think those who listen to books on tape,” Mitchell told IJNet, adding that the opportunity now lies in reaching everyone who has a smartphone.
IJNet compiled a list of journalism podcasts that media practitioners can listen to for on-the-go tips and inspiration.
How many of those are you listening to?