online-advertising



Hearst Magazine Expands Partnership with Acxiom to Bring Marketing Service to the Cloud

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October 23rd 2014
Author
Adotas

Today Acxiom, an enterprise data, analytics and software-as-a-service company, announced an expanded relationship with long-time client Hearst Magazines, one of the world’s largest magazine media companies. Under the terms of this new agreement, Acxiom will be responsible for bringing Hearst Magazines’ marketing services platform to the cloud. “Hearst is very strategic client ... more...

Mobile Video Ad Platform AerServ Launches Free Mobile-First Mediation Platform for Publishers

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October 15th 2014
Author
Adotas

Earlier this week, AerServ, the mobile-first video mediation platform, announced the public launch and general availability of its free monetization platform for publishers and app developers. “Mobile Video is expected to grow by 300% in the next 5 years to more than $40B. It is increasingly mission-critical for companies to fully ... more...

Finding Guarantees for Native Inventory

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October 15th 2014
Author
Kevin Van Lenten

When an ad vendor promises a revenue guarantee for any amount of your publishing inventory, by all means you should take it. However, you should consider a few few things when accepting guarantees. Here are five things to consider when dealing with native inventory: 1. What is your revenue share with the ... more...

Sizmek Presents Ads of the Week: September 22nd – September 26th

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September 26th 2014
Author
Sizmek

Motorbiking across ice floes, saving humanity from self-destruction, flying bullets and fiery explosions – there’s a lot of adrenalin pumping through our super-creative, super-interactive ads this week. After the high-speed intensity of our ad picks from NBC, CW and Hero, you’ll probably want to curl up with a McDonald’s muffin ... more...

Behavioral Optimization: The Next Step in Performance Display Advertising

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September 26th 2014
Author
Lewis Tong

Behavioral optimization is the logical extension of behavioral targeting, which itself was an evolution of a practice initiated from direct mail. As behavioral targeting became more sophisticated online, it became possible to build audience models to understand the value of online behaviors for specific advertisers, but the application of these ... more...

With Connected Devices, Is the Mobile Advertising Future Mobile Or Cross-Screen?

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September 22nd 2014
Author
Jim Caruso

Brands’ interest in mobile advertising is increasing dramatically, but a mobile phone is far from the only connected device that a consumer encounters throughout his day. As the list of potential ad delivery mechanisms grows, brands are trying to figure out whether they should focus strictly on smartphones and tablets ... more...

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

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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...

Digital Advertising for Political Campaigns: The Political Playground of Dynamic Creative

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September 9th 2014
Author
Jaime Singson

Most political campaigns still infiltrate the TV airwaves with ads in the run-up to primaries and general elections. TV ads serve an important purpose, but there’s nothing that screams “old school” like a TV ad.  Political campaigners have fortunately converted to the power of digital advertising, and the online battlegrounds ... more...

The Common Sense Guidelines for Mobile Branding

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September 8th 2014
Author
Joe Zahtila

Mobile advertising, particularly mobile banner advertising is often seen as a direct-response medium. However, experience and research demonstrate that the right approaches can help advertisers build their brands with mobile banner advertising. By the same token, the wrong practices can hurt one’s brand. In order to foster consumer attitudes toward your ... more...

The Future of Machine Intelligence in Mobile Advertising: Building Trust between Consumers and Their Mobile Devices

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September 5th 2014
Author
Martin Rugfelt

According to a recent eMarketer report, global e-commerce sales are expected to increase this year by 20.1% to $1.5 trillion – a growth stemming from what the research is largely attributing to sales on mobile devices. While these numbers are hugely impressive, they do not come as a surprise — ... more...