ExchangeWire Research’s weekly roundup brings you up-to-date research findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, ExchangeWire, head of research and analysis. In this week’s edition: Mobile device hijacking costs advertisers $857m; 333% increase in rich media ad spend; mobile apps account for majority of traffic; and Instagram global revenue reaches $595m.
Fraudsters strike again
ExchangeWire Research’s weekly roundup brings you up-to-date research findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, ExchangeWire, head of research and analysis. In this week’s edition: UK ad viewability falls below 50%; US programmatic spend reaches record $10.1bn; UK agencies see programmatic native as major opportunity; and majority of Brits want BBC license fee scrapped.
Ad viewability is declining in the UK
In the UK, online ad viewability fell to 49% in Q2 2015, a 7% decline from [...]
Yahoo, Microsoft, Apple, and SAP report strong earnings, pointing to continued growth in online advertising, mobile, and cloud services.
Yahoo Report Strongest Growth in Display Since 2010
Yahoo reported revenue growth of 15% year-over-year yesterday driven by strong growth in display and innovation in mobile search, as the company continues to transform. GAAP revenue increased from $1,084m in Q2 2014 to $1,243 in Q2 2015. However, increased cost of revenue ($44m in Q2 2014, $200m in Q2 2015) and a loss from [...]
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33Across Launches 100% Viewability Platform in APAC Markets; Nielsen Expands Digital Ad Ratings in Asia
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: 33Across launches 100% viewability platform in three APAC markets; Nielsen expands Digital Ad Ratings into Asian markets; Eyeota partners with Experian to offer audience data segments in Asia; and Astro, Kantar Media launch TV audience metric in Malaysia
33Across launches 100% viewability platform in three APAC markets
The ad tech vendor has unveiled the global launch of its [...]
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While keen to tap mobile devices to reach their audience, marketers in Asia-Pacific are still struggling to accurately measure the actual returns from their mobile campaigns. In this industry byliner, Smaato’s Asia-Pacific managing director Malcolm Wong discusses the challenges of addressing a deeply fragmented region and explains why first-party data is necessary for mobile campaigns.
The digital advertising industry has seen tremendous change in the last decade, with programmatic emerging as one of the biggest buzzwords. The question on many marketers’ [...]
Delegates at this year’s ATS Singapore expressed concerns over the growing presence of walled gardens and their impact on audience data, pointing to the need for open data systems to drive the development of programmatic in the region.
Matt Harty, Asia-Pacific senior vice president of The Trade Desk, kicked off the day’s discussions with an overview of the region’s programmatic landscape, painting a bright picture in which the platform was seeing higher growth rates than any other segments in the ad [...]
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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Grapeshot brings APAC languages to The Trade Desk; Mobile drives 27% of ecommerce in SEA; Sizmek looks to push viewability in SEA; and IAS appoints new APPIES head.
Grapeshot brings APAC languages to The Trade Desk
The UK-based ad tech vendor says it has integrated its language capabilities with The Trade Desk’s platform, offering the DSP’s clientele a seamless [...]
Lack of Premium Video Holding Back Industry Growth; 57% of Senior Marketers Highlight Skill Shortage Within the Programmatic Advertising Industry
ExchangeWire Research’s weekly roundup brings you up-to-date findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, ExchangeWire, head of research and analysis. In this week’s edition: lack of premium video is holding back industry growth; 57% of senior marketers highlight skill shortage within the programmatic advertising industry; mobile increasingly used to view longer-view videos, and mobile increasingly used by consumers, whilst desktop remains main method of purchase.
Video ad budget to continue growing over the next two [...]
AppNexus has just drawn the curtain on the public-facing round of its European Summit, having made a host of announcements, including: assurances on marketplace quality; a renewed focus on video inventory; plus a promise to “wave goodbye to black-box algorithms”.
The world’s “leading independent ad tech company” flew a host of top-tier executives to the UK – including CEO Brian O’Kelley who spoke with ExchangeWire to give his view on the ‘ad tech power game’ – this week to unveil [...]
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Concerns over the placement of ads, whether or not they are actually seen by humans, plus a lack of quality ad formats, has stalled brands’ willingness to divest their brand advertising budgets away from TV and into online video, using programmatic media-buying. However, a recently published paper from Tremor Video goes on to note how these concerns are not only over-played, but increasingly held as untrue among advertisers.
Video-on-demand (VoD) is widely touted as the growth sector of programmatic ad spend [...]