CRO.CAFÉ Episode 0 (Teaser)

Written by Guido Jansen in
November 2018

In 2019 I will start a new Dutch podcast series about CRO (Conversion Rate Optimization). I want to get a better insight into the Dutch CRO field, get an idea of how everyone is working, what the struggles are and use this platform to exchange knowledge and experience. I'll be interviewing people working in/with CRO at agencies, tool vendors, merchants and other end-users.

If you can understand Dutch I'd love for you to get subscribed to the podcast through your favourite podcast tool (like iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts, Soundcloud, Stitcher, Pocket cast) and you can also request to join the private Facebook group we use for discussions outside of the podcast itself.

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