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The Adotas Internet Advertising Spotlight Section focuses on the leading people and companies of the Internet advertising marketplace. Internet advertising spotlight is an in-depth interview to get behind the blah blah and learn what really makes people and companies tick. Adotas is proud to provide monthly spotlight coverage of Internet advertising people and companies so you can remain informed and competitive.

ADOTAS -- Joe Smith wakes up one morning, walks out the front door of his apartment building and takes a selfie with the 3 feet of snow that have piled up on his Toyota Camry. He tweets out the photo with the header “OMG, that is A LOT of...
DM CONFIDENTIAL -- So often we talk about our industry as though our existence makes complete sense, as though we have some inalienable right and unspoken reason for being. The truth is that for many of us, we found ourselves operating in a particular segment without much consideration for what...
ADOTAS -- As we reported earlier this week, Facebook revealed its plans for a mobile ad network at its “F8″ developer conference in San Francisco today. To kick off the conference, founder/CEO Mark Zuckerberg and company announced more than a dozen new developer products, including: Audience Network: Developers now have a new way...
As younger generations become increasingly wary of marketing language, it’s important to find ways to connect with them in a way that feels authentic. Adotas presents a Q&A with Ann Clurman of Kantar Consulting to discuss the emergence of emojis as a creative outlet for language and their importance...
ADOTAS - Our "online world” is changing at an exponential rate, each minute of every day and right beneath our fingertips. Devices used every day to access the Internet or to develop and store data are no longer just impersonal fixtures on a desk in an office building, university...
ADOTAS -- Social media has revolutionized advertising in countless ways, and while industry grapples with the changing landscape, one thing is certain -- new platforms require a new approach. In recent months, offer-based channels have been thrust into the spotlight, and into the middle of the lead quality debate. While...
Without the presence and edge of Heavy.com, broadband programming just wouldn't be the same. While major cable networks like CNN, MTV and Comedy Central have now created specialized online channels for streaming video content, Heavy.com has taken to providing original programming that weaves various facets of entertainment, including biting...
ADOTAS -- Internet Week will bring the Internet to life across New York City during Internet Week New York 2014 from May 19-25. The weeklong festival is expected to draw more than 45,000 people to over 250 events taking place both citywide and at the Internet Week New York...
The South by Southwest Interactive Festival today announced the finalists for the 18th annual SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards, taking place the evening of March 17, 2015, on the sixth floor of the Hilton Austin Downtown. Previously called the SXSW Interactive Awards, the SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards ...
While we've been privy to the Pew studies and the like stating the phenomenal rise of minority Internet use—mainly African American and Hispanics—, AOL has actually taken these case studies and created viable subsidiaries dedicated to these markets. With Black Voices and AOL Latino, the online monolith has created...