The annoying corporatification of the web.

https://digiday.com/media/austrian-publisher-die-presse-made-video-business-profitable/

The publisher has attributed the rise to running muted autoplay video and claims the user experience hasn’t suffered as a result.

Publishers that push ads are unlikely to know anything about a reader-friendly user experience.

These same publishers would be a good source, however, for website owners who want to know how to create hostile reading experiences.

created Apr 10, 2019