ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Criteo records strong growth in Q1 2016; Adblock Plus collaborates with Flattr; New CTO for Xaxis; USD$250m run rate for xAd; Adjust expands; and Roq.ad launches API as a Service.
Solid first quarter for Criteo
Retargeter Criteo has posted strong results for Q1 2016. Revenue for the company increased 37% to USD$162.5m (£112.29m) (excluding traffic acquisition costs), compared [...]
While real-time bidding is a common feature in most programmatic ad transactions, it is typically not deployed in programmatic TV, which allows broadcasters to decide how they want to package their inventory.
There were initial concerns among broadcasters in Asia-Pacific that programmatic could commoditise inventory, acknowledges Nick Chuah, chief commercial officer of AsiaMX, which just launched its programmatic TV ad exchange. RTB had driven down prices in the digital media industry and there were fears it could do the same [...]
Attribution: a word that has different definitions across the industry and can mean all things to all people, or simply nothing at all. For brands that want to implement attribution modelling successfully, what do they need to take into consideration? Following Conversion Logic’s recent partnership with Rise Interactive to deliver enhanced attribution, ExchangeWire speaks with Trevor Testwuide, co-founder and CEO, Conversion Logic, and Alison Lohse, co-founder and COO, Conversion Logic (both pictured below), about where brands tend to slip-up and [...]
ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Self-serve TV ad-buying solution by AOL; Gameloft and Mediasmart partner up; Strategic partnership for Ligatus and AppNexus; Bob Lord joins IBM; Exterion partners with Beyond Analysis; and Sizmek releases MDX-NXT.
AOL Launches Self-Serve Programmatic TV Ad Buying
AOL leaves manual TV ad-buying behind. The media company has just announced a new self-serve TV ad-buying solution as part of [...]
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Winning the English Premier League isn’t solely dependent on the last goal of the season. This is a given for anyone mildly interested in football. Adam Baker, MD, Sociomantic UK, (pictured below), uses the analogy with football to take an in-depth look at the customer journey on the way to a purchase – and what the individual phases of this journey actually mean for marketers.
For those with a waning interest in Arsenal FC, or this present season — it’s understood [...]
Attribution modelling is a powerful tool for measuring marketing channel effectiveness and ensuring channels further up the purchase funnel are given credit for their contribution. However, argues Paul Dyson (pictured below), founder, Data2Decisions, marketing goes beyond online; and the holy grail is to achieve holistic, connected measurement and optimisation of your entire media investment. Dyson explains to ExchangeWire how holistic marketing can successfully link online to offline.
ExchangeWire: Many advertisers claim to have comprehensive attribution models in place that inform their [...]
On 15 March, Google announced their Analytics 360 Suite, referring to it as “an enterprise-class solution for a multi-screen world”. The new suite combines existing products with new and updated products to allow businesses to house all data and insights under one roof.
Google’s DMP, website testing, and data analysis and visualisation products are still in beta and come together with their revamped tag management offering, Google Analytics Premium (now Google Analytics 360) and Adometry, [...]
ExchangeWire Research’s weekly roundup brings you up-to-date research findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, head of research and analysis, ExchangeWire. In this week’s edition: Programmatic ads return more ROI than traditional media; Micro ads communicate effectively; and Live content drives ad view growth.
61% of UK marketers think programmatic ads return greater ROI than traditional media
According to AdRoll’s State of the industry [...]
Now & Next is a feature written by the ExchangeWire Research team. Every three weeks, we review the latest research, provide impartial insight and analysis of current trends and provide predictions for the future of advertising and marketing technology. This feature focuses on programmatic out of home (OOH).
Programmatic, as a not-so-new concept for the trading of OOH advertising, has been in the industry’s sights for quite some time now. Every year, OOH has been touted as the space to watch among [...]
Arguments abound about the best way to measure digital campaign effectiveness; but no industry standard exists. ExchangeWire talked to Tim Geenen (pictured below), director of strategy and innovation, Bannerconnect, about a study they carried out, which shows that exposure time could be the go-to metric the industry has been crying out for.
ExchangeWire: Where is the industry currently going wrong in measuring the effectiveness of digital campaigns?
Tim Geenen: Attribution is no easy feat for today’s digital marketers and advertisers. With search, [...]