education



Nikki’s Picks To Click: Local Mobile, Minddrive, Online Education

Written on
June 11th 2013
Author
Nikki Frammartino

ADOTAS EDITOR’S NOTE: Editorial Intern Nikki Frammartino 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. Every day is a new opportunity to take bigger steps and make bigger impressions. “Local is focal,” explains Business Insider as local mobile marketing ... more...

The State of Online Video Advertising: Growing, Pricey, Fragmented

Written on
April 23rd 2013
Author
Peter Koeppel

ADOTAS – There’s no denying it: Online video is growing exponentially. The online video industry is expected to reach $28.72 billion in 2017, up from the $3.79 billion recorded in 2010 and the $11.14 billion expected in 20121. By 2016, it is estimated that it would take over six million years ... more...

Back To School: Silverpop Launches Digital Marketing University

Written on
February 28th 2013
Author
Richard L. Tso

The folks over on Madison Avenue understand just how easy to get sucked into the daily grind of pitching campaigns, monitoring performance and digging through the mounds of big data to find just the right metric to monitor and present to a client. We tend to work hard in the ... more...

AFAIK: Ticketmaster, Solve Media, Ensighten, Opera, Neomobile, Brainshark, RevTrax, Open Table, The Weather Company

Written on
February 1st 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Here’s what The Log Lady – a pioneer in wireless communication — told me this week: Ticketmaster has replaced Google’s reCaptcha with  a solution from New York-based startup Solve Media. Given Ticketmaster’s high volume of e-commerce, it’s focused on eliminating loopholes and scourges through technology. SolveMedia, led by CEO Ari Jacoby,  is ... more...

AFAIK: Rockbridge, Triad, Dailybreak, Mondelez, Touchstorm, PerformLine, Schawk, Comosoft, Beezid

Written on
January 10th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Here’s what’s blowin’ in the digital wind today: Rockbridge Growth Equity has acquired Triad Retail Media, a 300-person agency headquartered in Tampa, Florida. Triad creates programs that enable brands to advertise contextually on highly trafficked retail websites such as Walmart, Sam’s Club, eBay, Toys “R” Us and CVS. The agency ... more...

The AOL On Network Launches Its Connected TV App on Xbox LIVE

Written on
December 18th 2012
Author
AdotasWire

NEW YORK  (December 18, 2012) – The AOL On Network today announced that its app is now available for download on Xbox 360®, giving 40 million Xbox LIVE® subscribers access to a wide selection of rich, high-definition videos. AOL On recently launched an updated version of its connected TV app ... more...

Occupy Wall Street and the Information Economy

Written on
October 17th 2011
Author
Byrne Hobart

DIGITAL DUE DILIGENCE - Occupy Wall Street claims to operate by consensus: they’re only open to taking action or making a statement with unanimous consent. That’s part of why it’s so hard to get a coherent set of grievances out of them: if drum circle organizers, union apparatchiks and Ron Paul ... more...

Case Study: MediaTrust PerformanceExchange Schools Education Vertical

Written on
July 28th 2011
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – Back in March and following a $3 million round of funding led by Ropart Asset Management, performance marketing firm MediaTrust launched the PerformanceExchange (MTPX), a single platform for managing performance-based campaigns across all channels, even email. Test campaigns in the finance and education verticals garnered conversion rates between 5% ... more...

DigitalMoses: New Verticals — The Lead Gen Chicken and Egg

Written on
June 17th 2011
Author
DM Confidential

DM CONFIDENTIAL – It’s not as though we don’t spend enough time thinking about the lead-gen world. Writing about it, though, has us thinking of it even more. This, in addition to the countless conversations we have during the week with companies related to the space. In so many of those, ... more...

A Sector Under Siege, Part 2

Written on
August 9th 2010
Author
DM Confidential

DM CONFIDENTIAL – If you watched the Senate Committee on Health Education Labor and Pensions For-Profit Schools: The Student Recruitment Experience, only the most unattached could have walked away feeling noble about the for-profit education marketing processes and their role in the enrollment process. As was the case with the Frontline ... more...