eBay Advertising has just concluded its ‘Programmatic-Only Week’ in an attempt to galvanise the wider advertising ecosystem to wake up to the potential of trading media programmatically, with media buyers calling for further such experiments. ExchangeWire explores the week-long experiment, and talks to eBay Advertising on how it envisages its programmatic future.
The ecommerce giant concluded the trial – where
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ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories taking place over the last seven days, and in this week’s edition: Facebook takes the battle to Google, this time on Product Listing Ads; Criteo continues to see strong gains; LinkedIn’s ad tech play; AOL’s cross-screen push; Agencies still struggle with mobile. More Facebook vs Google
Facebook this week announced a retargeting tool Facebook Product Ads, helping businesses target specific audiences within the social network, adding fuel to the fire of who will dominate [...]
B2B network LinkedIn has announced the latest step in its longer term move towards an ad tech-led strategy, with the unveiling of its prospecting tool LinkedIn Lead Accelerator, which also helps marketers retarget users. The service lets marketers retarget visitors to their company’s website using a series of ‘sequential messages’ on both the LinkedIn display ad network, as well as third-party sites (such as third-party websites, and paid-for social opportunities), over a six-week period.
LinkedIn also lets trade marketers target users using [...]
With large-scale publishers increasingly convinced of the benefits of pooling their resources to trade media via premium exchanges and therefore better compete with the likes of Google, ExchangeWire examines some of the issues around transparency and this model.
With the recent emergence that publishers in the UK are poised to introduce a collective advertising exchange into Europe’s biggest programmatic market, ExchangeWire examined the model’s increasing popularity among premium publishers across the continent. In this second instalment of [...]
In his weekly missive, Ciaran O’Kane, ExchangeWire, CEO explains how Facebook’s increasing forays into the ad tech sector is where ‘the rubber meets the road’ for the social network’s masses of data on its billion-plus users.
Advertising technology is the blood and guts of content monetisation on the internet. For most, it is unglamorous and bereft of the perceived sexiness of high-level agency machinations – the antithesis to the celebrity-type news cannon fodder that permeates the mainstream trades.
For those [...]
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ExchangeWire rounds-up some of the biggest stories in the European ad tech scene, and in this week’s edition: Asda preps ad exchange launch; Shazam rated as Britain’s first $1bn tech firm; Facebook & Havas ink global Atlas deal; UK bodies to move on fraud, and ad tech firms’ EMEA appointments.
Asda preps ad exchange launch
UK-based Asda this week announced it is poised to launch its own ad exchange next year, bringing the Walmart-owned retailer into direct competition with [...]
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Singtel is beefing up its advertising platform to glean better insights from its pay TV audience and offer marketers more effective customer targeting.
Contrary to common perception, the Singapore telco believes television is not an outdated advertising platform, but one that is evolving into a new category where online video content is being streamed to computers and smart devices, as well as interactive broadcasts and on-demand content.
What has become archaic is the buying of TV ad space to target generic [...]
With the ad tech sector ripe for another round of consolidation in 2015, ExchangeWire assesses how the biggest brand in the world could impose itself in the ad tech sector, and realise the commercial value of its much coveted iTunes data.
Apple’s renewed designs on the advertising business were revealed when it was announced it was to start selling its iAd inventory on a programmatic basis, with several firms including MediaMath, Rubicon Project, among others, over four years after its [...]
ExchangeWire Research’s head of analysis Rebecca Muir draws up a definitive list of which companies will make waves in the ad tech and martech sectors, as well as the market dynamics that will lead to their increasing influence in 2015, focusing on: Ecommerce; Transparency; Big Data, and mobile.
Following on from ExchangeWire Research’s recent article Where the Money will Flow in 2015?, which summarised ad tech and martech predictions for 2015, this article draws from the numerous lists of the [...]
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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: data-driven ad spend climbs in Asia, according to MediaQuark survey; MicroAd Singapore is sole investor in Ambient Digital Group’s Series A; and former MediaCom APAC top exec joins MediaMath.
Data-driven ad spend climbs in Asia: MediaQuark survey
At least 3 in 4 advertisers in the Asia-Pacific region are planning to expand their use of data, and the majority [...]