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The Death of CPM

Written on
April 15th 2014
Author
Brian Barnum

ADOTAS – As the success of ad tech has continued to surge in the past year, one of the questions that has been on everyone’s mind is: Are the old metrics still working? In general, the consensus seems to be “no.” As user behavior changes, our understanding of how to measure ... more...

xAd: 2014 Mobile Advertising Predictions

Written on
January 2nd 2014
Author
Dipanshu Sharma

ADOTAS – When we think about predictions for 2014 in the mobile ad space, we’ll forego mention of ideas and forecasts such as, “greater consolidation,” “continued mobile adoption,” etc. – those are simply givens.  As with any rapidly expanding industry, the mobile space will inevitably witness business shake ups, expansions ... more...

RIP, CTR: Advertising Has Changed, So Should Our Metrics

Written on
December 27th 2013
Author
Richard L. Tso

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article, originally published on January 14, 2013, placed at No. 9 in our 20 most popular articles of the year. ADOTAS – Within the industry, so many of us are still holding onto stale weights and measures that may be great for beefing up agency campaign reports, but ... more...

Managing Risks While Monetizing Unsold Inventory

Written on
October 15th 2013
Author
Mike Moreau

ADOTAS — “Programmatic.” Publishers have a love-hate relationship with this word. On the one hand, programmatic channels help sell unsold ad inventory. On the other hand, introducing third parties into online ad sales opens the door for potential data leakage (the collection and usage of consumer behavioral data without the website ... more...

EXCLUSIVE: Viamedia To Launch Programmatic TV Ad Exchange At Advertising Week

Written on
September 19th 2013
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS — The ad industry is all about automation these days, so why should the planning and buying of television commercials be exempt? In an exclusive pre-Advertising Week discussion with Adotas, Viamedia CEO Jeff Carter (pictured) revealed his plans to announce a new company called placemedia next week that aims to solve the ... more...

The New Data-Driven Advertiser: Seeking New Levels Of Transparency & Control

Written on
September 12th 2013
Author
Shachar Radin-Shomrat

ADOTAS– In the traditional advertising model, advertisers were pretty much in the dark when it came to their campaigns. The Internet helped bring certain areas into light, but the black-box approach still reigns supreme. However, as online advertising is becoming increasingly data-driven, the savviest advertisers now realize it can also ... more...

Larissa’s Picks to Click: Facebook’s New Ad Bidding Model, Mobile Platforms, Kool-Aid Man Reboot

Written on
April 18th 2013
Author
Larissa Lohman

ADOTAS EDITOR’S NOTE: Editorial Intern Larissa Lohman routinely scours online media for big news and offbeat developments to share with our readers. Got your own “pick to click”? Send her a link. Laryngitis was definitely not something I was prepared for.  Anyone else having a rough week? According to AdExchanger, Facebook is now utilizing ... more...

RTB’s Open Opportunity In The Long Tail

Written on
April 16th 2013
Author
Michael Weaver

ADOTAS — Advertisers large and small will always need big, splashy brand-building ads on high-traffic websites –- look at the growth in native advertising for proof. But they’ll also always need conversions for demonstrable ROI. Fortunately, these two needs aren’t bound by the same set of rules. While high-profile ... more...

Q1 Analytics Report Shows Quick Rebound in Mobile Ad Spend

Written on
April 4th 2013
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS – Nexage released its quarterly analytics report today on the state of the mobile ad industry. It takes a hard look at early 2013 to see if the strong growth from 2012 is carrying over. More importantly, it digs into why certain sites and apps are out-performing others based on ... more...

OPINION: Our Focus on Remnant is Costing Us Brand Dollars

Written on
March 13th 2013
Author
Raj Chauhan

Zenith Optimedia predicts global ad spend will reach $500B in 2013 with online accounting for roughly 20%, leaving $400B spread across TV, Print, Outdoor, Radio and Cinema. These are big, traditional media channels with brand-centric advertisers who will be migrating their models to digital over the coming months and years ... more...