New article: Ny bog ude i dag: ‘#republic’ – kan lykketræf hjælpe medier og demokrati?

A new book by Cass Sunstein (author of ‘Nudge’ among others) argue that media (and social media) can do more to expose people to other types of content that they would normally see. Serendipity is a way to go. But Sunstein isn’t the first to make that suggestion.

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New article: Skal Weekendavisen overhovedet være digital?

The Danish weekly newspaper ‘Weekendavisen’ has a new editor in chief. This has led to some talk about what the newspaper will/should do online, where it has a very small presence. I argue that Weekendavisen need to be very careful when/if they move online since digital content has a very different user experience and competitive conditions.

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(The article is in Danish)

New article: Vi skal sælge vores artikler på brugerbehovet, ikke formen

It doesn’t make sense, from a user perspective, to label an article with words like ‘Graphics’ in the headline to indicate that it contains certain types of content like visual storytelling etc. We need to focus more on what user need we are trying to address, not what form of journalism we are producing and trying to communicate.

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(The article is in Danish)