Audio content is becoming increasingly prevalent. How do you design it effectively? Jens Jacobsen combines information architecture, journalism, usability engineering, and interface design to resolve some of the issues that arise from introducing audio.
Jens likes writing for multimedia and loves tracking down usability issues. He founded the company “Content Crew” in 2006, and is its CEO since this time. This company specializes on the production of podcast, with the focus on audio. Jens started as a technology writer. Soon he became fascinated by multimedia and began working in this field, first as programmer, then as a project manager. He led the creation of several large websites, interactive exhibits for science centers, and Web Based Training applications. After this, Jens worked as a consultant and information architect for website, museum and edutainment projects. He authored or co-authored several books, among them “Website-Konzeption” on information architecture and workflow for creating successful websites. It is published in German by Addison-Wesley (4th revised edition 2007). He publishes a monthly newsletter dealing with website production. (only in German, sorry!)