contextual-advertising



Digital First Ventures Signs Strategic Partnership Agreement with AdGlue

Written on
October 24th 2013
Author
AdotasWire

NEW YORK, October 24, 2013 (ADOTAS)  – Digital First Ventures, the venture capital arm of Digital First Media, today announced a development partnership with contextual advertising startup AdGlue. AdGlue’s platform allows advertisers to “glue” their advertising message next to the content of their choice. Founded by Ben Ilfeld (pictured) – owner and founder ... more...

Reaction: Yahoo’s Contextual Ad Alliance with Google

Written on
February 7th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

The industry is understandably abuzz about yesterday’s announcement that Yahoo! had formed a strategic partnership with Google. “… We’re excited to announce that we recently signed a global, non-exclusive agreement with Google to display ads on various Yahoo! properties and certain co-branded sites using Google’s AdSense for Content and Google’s AdMob ... more...

Your Purchases for Sale: Amazon Enters Ring with RTB Advertising

Written on
December 19th 2012
Author
Richard L. Tso

Think about all of the information that the shopping giant Amazon.com has on you – your history of purchases, the friends you send gifts to, even your browsing habits and personal tastes for clothing, books, music, and food through its home grocery delivery service Amazon Fresh. While social networks like ... more...

A Bigger Toolbox: Strategies Beyond Search

Written on
December 2nd 2011
Author
Daniel Laury

ADOTAS – Are you stuck in a silo? No, we’re not talking corn here. We’re talking about your online marketing. Over the years I’ve seen many clients become comfortable with a particular channel and overlook new possibilities that may bring them even better results. This is the case with search marketing. ... more...

SEO, recession buster

Written on
February 25th 2009
Author
Edward Barrera

ADOTAS — While the four basic search options, paid search, contextual advertising, paid inclusion and search engine optimization, are expected to see increased spending through 2013, it could be SEO that wins out over the next few years. As the economy forces consumers to be more careful with their dollars, search ... more...

Eyealike Unveils Image/Video Recognition Ad Solution

Written on
October 14th 2008
Author
Kathleen

ADOTAS – Eyealike is now offering its photo recognition expertise (previously used to find potential romantic partners) to the ad-targeting world. The company is touting the new Eyealike VisualAd as the “world’s first image and video-based contextual advertising platform for social networks and rich media Web sites.” Users will be able ... more...

LucidMedia Releases Spanish Version of ClickSense

Written on
September 23rd 2008
Author
Kathleen

ADOTAS – Online contextual ad platform LucidMedia has released a Spanish-language version of its ClickSense contextual advertising platform designed to help online advertisers and publishers precisely target the Spanish-speaking Internet demographic. According to Internet World Stats, there are more than 124 million Spanish-speaking Internet users worldwide, an increase of more than ... more...

Google Snags Contextual Ad Co. for $140M

Written on
July 18th 2008
Author
Kathleen

ADOTAS – Dissatisfied with merely ruling the Net in the U.S., Google has snapped up Russian contextual advertising company ZAO Begun for $140 million. The Internet titan snagged the company from U.K.-based Rambler Media, which owns a 50.1% stake in Begun. (Rambler bought the remaining stake from Bannatyne Limited and then ... more...

Rodale Culls Microsoft in Contextual, Search Ad Deal

Written on
July 8th 2008
Author
Kathleen

ADOTAS – Microsoft is getting glossy: the software giant has become Rodale’s exclusive third-party digital advertising provider of contextual and paid search ads for the company’s magazine-branded sites. Rodale publishes a gaggle of health and wellness mags – and sites – including MensHealth.com, WomensHealthmag.com, Prevention.com, RunnersWorld.com and Bicycling.com. Microsoft is championing ... more...

Proximic Opens Contextual Ad Platform to Hoi Polloi

Written on
June 17th 2008
Author
Kathleen

ADOTAS – Proximic, a new contextual advertising company, has announced a new DIY program that it says will enable publishers to monetize their traffic. While the platform was previously reserved for large global publishers, the company is putting out the welcome mat for mainstream media sites, blogs and other content ... more...