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New Facebook Right-Hand-Side Ads Prove Bigger is Better

Written on
September 11th 2014
Author
Sam Barnett

At the end of June Facebook started rolling out their new bigger right hand side (RHS) ad size boasting that, in their tests, it increased engagement by up to 3x. Up to 3x increase might be a bit generous but performance on US retail campaigns on RHS has definitely improved ... more...

Retailers and Brands Map Future at HookLogic’s Ecommerce Media Forum

Written on
June 23rd 2014
Author
Press Release

NEW YORK, Jun 23, 2014 (Marketwired) – Ten of the nation’s largest retailers, the top three online travel agencies, and other agency and brand leaders met earlier this month at the third annual Ecommerce Media Forum, hosted by HookLogic, to discuss the growing role of ecommerce sites as media properties. These online ... more...

Can Selfies Earn You Cash? Strengthen Brands? Save the World?

Written on
June 2nd 2014
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS – The ubiquitous selfie had made its way into our daily social feeds, but why do people have the urge to snap pictures of themselves and share them with the world? While there are differing opinions as to why people embrace (or shudder at) this social phenomenon, brands and ... more...

Inside the Rise of Pirated Video Content

Written on
May 14th 2014
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS – Pirated video content is the topic of heated discussion within a publishing industry that relies heavily on ad dollars to stay afloat. While many people log in daily to news websites to read and share articles and watch video, few realize the delicate balance of editorial content on ... more...

The Future of Facebook: WhatsApp and the Offline Social Opportunity

Written on
March 21st 2014
Author
Jessie Lambert

ADOTAS (via Covario) – As marketers, we love speculating about the future of the internet. Social, in particular, is changing at an aggressive pace, and Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp only raises the question of what could be happening behind the closed doors of one of the most popular social networks ... more...

Study Uncovers Greater Brand Loyalty Among U.S. Millennials

Written on
March 18th 2014
Author
Press Release

NEW YORK, March 18, 2014 (ADOTAS) – Adroit Digital today announced the results of a comprehensive study of how 2,000 U.S. Millennials (consumers between the ages of 18 and 33) view brands and their thoughts on brand loyalty. The findings revealed how their brand choices are influenced and what matters ... more...

Interactive Video Ad Impressions Up 77 Percent Year-Over-Year

Written on
March 13th 2014
Author
Press Release

NEW YORK, March 13, 2014 (ADOTAS) — Brands are rapidly adopting interactive video advertising and engaging with consumers in unique ways only available within the digital ecosystem, according to data from leading video ad management platform Vindico. The data from Vindico’s 2013 “The State of Interactive Video Advertising” report shows that interactive ... more...

AddThis Reveals the Social Media Super Bowl Winners

Written on
February 3rd 2014
Author
Press Release

VIENNA, Va., February 3, 2014 (ADOTAS) – In a post-game analysis of Super Bowl XLVIII, AddThis has identified the advertisers, celebrities and key moments from the game that generated the most buzz and online consumer engagement during the game. AddThis is the world’s largest content engagement platform and its tools helped advertisers, ... more...

Content, Convergence and Cooperation: The Fight Against Illegal Online Activity

Written on
January 14th 2014
Author
Diane Strahan

ADOTAS – Hollywood. Madison Avenue. Silicon Valley. Washington, D.C. Four very distinct regions contributing expertise in highly specialized ways in the world of online content: producing the content, monetizing it, distributing it and safeguarding it. Over the last decade, consumption of online content has become an essential part of daily life ... more...

Giving Up on Mobile? You’re Not Alone: What Brands Can Learn from Uber

Written on
December 18th 2013
Author
Puneet Mehta

ADOTAS – Mobile apps for brands have failed. This is the quite jarring — but not unsurprising — sentiment at many agencies and brands.  Despite investments in the development and promotion of branded apps, very few, if any, can be considered a success. Download numbers are dismal and for the ... more...