Cross-Screen Campaigns Critical for Asian Marketers; Alibaba Expected to Grab 10.9% of Global Mobile Ads
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sum up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Cross-screen campaigns critical for Asian marketers; Alibaba expected to grab 10.9% of global mobile ads; IAB AU release ‘Affiliate Industry Handbook’; AdAsia heads to Indonesia & Vietnam; Yahoo unveil new ad formats in Singapore; VML opens up in Malaysia; and comScore MMX Multi-Platform launches in Vietnam.
Cross-screen campaigns critical for Asian marketers
The number of consumers in Asia who [...]
Users’ behaviour and gameplay must be considered so that ads do not get pushed to the wrong group of gamers, leading to bad user experience and a waste of inventory.
In a Q&A with ExchangeWire, Nazara Games CEO, Manish Agarwal, discusses the challenges he faces in supporting the Indian ad market and stresses the need for brands to produce creatives that do not interfere with gameplay experience. And he should know, considering Nazara has more than six million monthly active [...]
ExchangeWire round up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Naspers sells Allegro; Armis.Tech founded in France; UK viewability figures at 49%; TubeMogul and TVTY integrate; RadiumOne concentrate on creative; Improve Digital grow; and Total Media launch new division.
Strategic sale of Allegro
After announcing plans to sell Polish internet auction site Allegro earlier this year, Naspers have finally closed the deal: Allegro is sold to a [...]
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Japan’s ad tech community need to redirect their focus on improving the quality of ad delivery as well as user engagement – both of which are showing signs of deterioration.
The digital era, alongside the ability to buy media programmatically, had provided tremendous benefits for advertisers, said Aco Yamagata, Unilever’s Japan media director of customer marketing. In particular, she noted, marketers now had the flexibility to more quickly adjust and react to actions taken by their competitors.
And, while previously they [...]
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sum up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: AU sees increased use of ad viewability; Mobile preferred over desktop in APAC path to purchase; China mobile video ads exceed £606m in Q2 2016; AU agency adds VR & AR services; and AU executive appointments at OMD & IAB.
AU sees increased use of ad viewability
More agencies in Australia are reportedly turning to attribution modelling, ad fraud [...]
Audio may not be a new media; but brands need to start thinking about how they can better use the medium in today’s context to target and engage their audience.
One key challenge facing marketers in Indonesia, for one, was to embrace a mindset that they could do more than simply using audio ads, said Con Raso, co-founder and managing director of Tuned Global. With digital audio platforms and music streaming apps, marketers could tap URLs, images, and video to engage [...]
ExchangeWire round up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Acquisition news with Salesforce to buy Krux and Criteo taking over HookLogic; Guardian launches programmatic audience targeting platform; IPA champions diversity; Optimizely enables campaign experimentation; and Optimove introduces Optibot.
Salesforce to buy Krux
Data management specialist Krux changes ownership. New owner, Salesforce, pays the proud sum of USD$700m (£554m) for Krux, the Wall Street Journal writes. The purchase [...]
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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sum up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: APAC retailers struggling to deal with consumer data; AU mobile ad spend outpaces TV for first time; Dentsu Aegis opens Singapore R&D hub; Majority of AU mobile shoppers engaged with ads; and Outbrain signs deal with Philippine news site.
APAC retailers struggling to deal with consumer data
Some 55% of retailers in Asia-Pacific are struggling to segment unstructured data [...]
MasterCard: Asian Consumers Want Brands to Give Back; Dentsu in Damage Control Amid Overcharging Scandal
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sum up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: MasterCard: Asian consumers want brands to give back; Dentsu in damage control amid overcharging scandal; WPP goes Agile in ANZ; Singapore startup buys 49% of Rolling Stone mag; and IAB AU appoints digital news head.
MasterCard: Asian consumers want brands to give back
Consumers in the region increasingly want to know how brands are impacting their communities, which highlights [...]
Times Internet believe the most effective way to resolve inefficiencies in programmatic, and resolve discrepancies across the advertising ecosystem, is to build their own tech stack.
Fortunately for the Indian publisher, they appear to have deep enough pockets to fuel such aspirations and their chief revenue officer, Gulshan Verma, acknowledges this. “Our strategy has been to build most things in-house. At the scale we’re operating, we’re lucky to be able to have 1,000 engineers”, he said, in an interview with [...]