Chart output showing total revenue formatted as a currency.

You can now do Revenue Data Analysis in the Event Segmentation chart

Starting in February 2018, the Revenue Analysis chart type will no longer be supported. 

In an effort to simplify our chart creation experience, we’re consolidating the functionality of the Revenue Analysis chart into the most popular chart – Event Segmentation! Existing Revenue Analysis charts will still be functional but we encourage you to do new revenue-related analysis in the Event Segmentation chart.

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Airtable’s Chief Product Officer on Building Products that Amplify Our Creative Potential

We’re thrilled to feature this guest post from Andrew Ofstad, Chief Product Officer at Airtable.

Humans are preternaturally skilled at amplifying their inherent abilities through tools. We chisel rocks, we ride bicycles, we use computers.

Most products out there today, however, aren’t working to expand or amplify the range of our abilities or creative potential. They’re providing convenience. They’re allowing you to do the same things you were doing before with greater ease: Continue reading

bridge representing the product and marketing divide

Bridging the Product/Marketing Divide

This is a guest post from Suneet Bhatt, the former Chief Growth Officer at HelpScout and VP of Marketing at Chartbeat.

When Charles Dickens penned the introduction to A Tale of Two Cities, he did not know he was also describing the relationship between Product and Marketing at nearly every startup I’ve come across…

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single PostgreSQL config change improved slow query performance by 50x

How a single PostgreSQL config change improved slow query performance by 50x

At Amplitude, our goal is to provide easy-to-use interactive product analytics, so everyone can find answers to their product questions. In order to provide a great user experience, Amplitude needs to provide these answers quickly. So when one of our customers complained about how long it took to load the event properties dropdown in the Amplitude UI, we started digging into it…

Read about how we improved slow query performance by 50x on our Engineering Blog.