Selected articles

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Why publishers’ demands to Facebook are problematic

Feb. 22, 2021 / larskjensen.dk 馃嚛馃嚢

What is the struggle between Australia and Facebook all about 鈥 and how does the Danish approach differ from the Australian? And why is it about links (again)?

Why the coverage of tech is lagging

Jan. 28, 2021 / Journalisten 馃嚛馃嚢

It is a journalistic, economic and democratic problem, that the (Danish) media aren’t covering the tech industry sufficiently. If we want to change that, we can learn from the errors of the media during the financial crisis.

Data Strategy: Why Ekstra Bladet Is Leaving Google Analytics

Jan. 20, 2021 / Products in Publishing

For many years, Google Analytics has been the go-to tool for website analytics and insights, for publishers as well. Now one of Denmark鈥檚 biggest and busiest websites is saying goodbye.

Where Are the Money in Podcasting and Audio?

Nov. 13, 2020 / Digital Ugerevy 馃嚛馃嚢

Audio and podcasting keeps growing. But the money aren’t. This article will get you up to speed on the trends and possibilites 鈥 and you’ll read about a Danish media startup who want to make money by adding audio to quality content from international publishers.

A Proper Introduction to Privacy Friendly Analytics

Oct. 24, 2020 / Products in Publishing

What do you really need to know about your visitors? And what if they reject your cookies? Let’s look at some alternatives to Google Analytics.

Newsletters – From Marketing to Product

Nov. 12, 2019 / larskjensen.dk 馃嚛馃嚢

Emails from publishers are no longer mere links til content on the website. Instead they are increasingly becoming products of their own 鈥 and that explains why more newsletters are becoming paid.

Also available in English: Newsletters as Products

The Niche Publication as a Platform

Jan. 2, 2019 / larskjensen.dk 馃嚛馃嚢

Publications and publishers have always been platforms creating connections between different people. But for the niche publications this role is even more interesting.

You Can’t Out-Source Your Responsibility

Jun. 10, 2020 / Journalisten 馃嚛馃嚢

External services can be a necessity. The trick is to use them in the right way.

Book review: 鈥楬ow Charts Lie鈥 by Alberto Cairo

Apr. 8, 2020 / larskjensen.dk 馃嚛馃嚢

The spread of coronavirus and COVID-19 means that we see even more graphs and visualizations 鈥 and some that are hard to understand. That’s why it’s important we get better and reading information graphics and know some of the tricks used in the not quite so honest data visualizations.

Book review: 鈥楴on-Bullshit Innovation鈥 by David Rowan

Mar. 31, 2020 / larskjensen.dk 馃嚛馃嚢

A book about innovation which is actually about proper innovation? There are a lot of examples in this book (maybe even a little too many) which some strong points 鈥 and the actionable recaps throughout the book are great.