Blogs & Cases

The user-interface design is key to your epaper success - How the News Modules design strengthens the user-experience

Nov 17 2021 | Product News | Insights | Blogs

Would you rather listen to the article? Press play and have the article read aloud by the Text-to-Speech Google Cloud speech synthesis. 

Being on top of the digital newspaper innovation game is key at Visiolink. We are continuously in dialogue with our customers to uncover their everchanging needs. Moreover, we do our best to translate these into new, tangible, and user-friendly features. You see, it is not enough to be able to predict the next big thing within digital news publishing. Wrapping new features in a way, which facilitates the smoothest and most user-friendly experience possible is key to the success of any digital newspaper app.

Visiolink is changing email domain

Nov 15 2021 | Business | Blogs | We Are Visiolink | Vitec

During the coming months you will experience that the email addresses from your Visiolink contacts will change from @visiolink.com to @vitecsoftware.com.

This means that in future you will receive emails from vitecsoftware.com instead of from visiolink.com.

Jens Funder Berg steps down as CEO for Visiolink during Q1 2022

Oct 26 2021 | Business | Blogs | We Are Visiolink

After more than 14 years with Visiolink, Jens Funder Berg has decided to pass on the baton as CEO of Visiolink.

Audio content sparks reader engagement

Oct 15 2021 | Insights | Blogs | Audio

Would you rather listen to the article? Press play and have the article read aloud by the Text-to-Speech Google Cloud speech synthesis. 

Reader revenue and how to grow and retain your digital subscription base is key in the modern publishing industry. This marks a shift from the traditional advertising business model where KPI’s focus on traffic numbers and pageviews, to one in which engagement is at the very core. Growing your subscription base is one thing but retainment is key to building a sustainable subscription business. How do you retain your readers? You keep them engaged. What engages readers? Audio.

Mapping the journey of two Visiolinkers - From interns to full-time employees

Sep 23 2021 | Business | Blogs | We Are Visiolink

So far, more than 10 new colleagues have joined our team of Visiolinkers during 2021 - and we absolutely love seeing the team grow. However, some colleagues are only new by title, as our two former student assistants, Morten Læburgh Larsen and Michelle Søndergaard Brøndgaard Nielsen recently joined Visiolink full-time as UX Designer and Business Intelligence Specialist respectively.

Read on to learn how they have experienced their journey in Visiolink so far – going from interns, to student assistants, and on to full-time Visiolinkers.

App Store update offers news apps a way around Apple’s 30% commission fee

Sep 10 2021 | Insights | Technology | Blogs

Last week, on 1 September to be exact, Apple announced great news for news app developers. Start 2022, Apple is going to allow news apps to direct their readers to external websites for subscription management via an in-app link.

Align your epaper across platforms

News Modules: Increase user engagement and enjoy the benefits of two aligned platforms

Jul 21 2021 | Product News | Business | Blogs

At Visiolink, our mission is to make it possible for our customers to deliver world class epaper solutions and concepts optimised for modern media usage and engagement. Constantly striving towards improving and developing smarter products and features, with the core purpose of enhancing user experience amongst epaper users across segments as our primary focus.

Does your e-paper app comply with GDPR?

Nov 16 2020 | Blogs | GDPR

Collecting usage data from your e-paper is an important tool that can give you a great deal of insight into your users’ online behaviour. But it requires that you comply with the General Data Protection Regulation; commonly known as GDPR – and in GDPR terms, this means that you must receive your users’ active consent.

E-paper: Staggering consumption increase

Oct 29 2020 | Blogs | Statistics

Maybe you have heard about the forecast saying that the newspaper is dying – but that is not the case when it comes to the e-paper! When we look at the development of the e-paper consumption and the amount of people opening the app, we see a staggering increase!

The media's corona coverage has peaked - does it reflect a turning point in the pandemic?

May 07 2020 | Insights | Media | Blogs

The public is very much influenced by the media in regard to what we talk about and what is top of mind. In the same way the media also reflect if a specific topic has reached its peak. And it might look as if the corona pandemic is starting to slow down – at least in the sense of media coverage.

10 years with the iPad – and tablet based e-papers

Apr 09 2020 | Technology | Media | Blogs

10 years ago, on January 27, 2010, the now deceased Apple founder, Steve Jobs, unveiled the 1st generation of the iPad. At Visiolink we would like to pay homage to an invention that would go on to change the way we consume journalism.

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Engage your readers with segmented Push Notifications

Apr 08 2020 | Product News | Business | Blogs

It's often the little things that make all the difference. And with a simple push notification you can easily increase retention and reader loyalty. Through Google Analytics you are able to create segments that will ultimately increase the impact and the click-through-rate (CTR) of your push notifications.