In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sum up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Spotify APAC tune up programmatic campaigns; Dentsu buy Indian design studio; MEC unveil Wavemaker in China; WPP open The Store in ANZ; and AdAsia unveil Moments in Thai.Spotify APAC tune up programmatic campaigns
The music streaming service says it has rolled out programmatic campaigns across several Asia-Pacific markets, including Singapore, Hong Kong, and Australia.
Their audio inventory was available [...]
2016 has truly shown how dynamic an ecosystem the digital advertising industry is. There have been highs and lows, but it has certainly been memorable. In a series of features reflecting on the past year and looking ahead to what we can expect in 2017, ExchangeWire invite over 100 thought leaders from across the industry to share their views. In the latest instalment of the series, experts deliver their opinions on the future of programmatic and [...]
Consumers’ media habits are changing. Mobile media time – the time spent using a tablet or smartphone for things other than talking to people – is on the rise, and traditional TV viewing is in decline. However, the shift from one device to another doesn’t mean that people want something different from their content. In this piece, Jon Mowat (pictured below), managing director, Hurricane Media, explains that, while you should be considering data, you need to tell a good story first. [...]
Digital Out Of Home has experienced incredible growth and no less in the vibrant, connected, and visual city of NYC. However, writes Ben Putland (pictured below), COO & MD USA, Grand Visual, exclusively for ExchangeWire, the medium is still lacking in the creativity stakes. Drawing from his global experience of producing award-winning campaigns for the likes of Amazon, Google, and Disney, Putland explains how New York City needs to set an example for the rest of the industry, which needs to [...]
ExchangeWire round up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: TubeMogul bought up by Adobe; iab Europe digital video advertising survey; Earnings for YuMe and Marin; FastPay fintech financing program; Targeted display solution by Archant; and Sizmek goes HTML5.TubeMogul acquired by Adobe
Adobe has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TubeMogul for a price tag of approximately USD$540m (£433m) net of debt and cash.
With the acquisition [...]
Tags Ad NetworkAd TechAd VerificationAdvertiserAttributionBig DataBrandCreativeCross-deviceDataData Management PlatformDigital MarketingDisplayEuropeFragmentationMarketerMarketing TechnologymeasurementMobilePlatformProgrammaticProgrammatic VideoPublisherself-service platformSocial TargetingTechnologyVideoViewability
In our latest column from the IAB’s Display Trading Council, Jez Fawcett, international head of product, Rocket Fuel and Mathew Downs, programmatic services EMEA, Yahoo, share with ExchangeWire the power of Dynamic Creative Optimisation and why, while no longer a new technique, its use cases are evolving and it can still be a strong driver of increased ad effectiveness.
Advertisers have traditionally created messaging on a one-size-fits-all basis, despite knowing that people respond to creative in different ways at different times, and in [...]
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 [...]
Tags Ad ExchangeAd TechAd ViewabilityAdvertiserAgencyAmazonBehavioral TargetingBehavioural TargetingCreativeEastern EuropeEuropeFranceLocalLocationMarketermeasurementMobileNetherlandsPerformance MarketingPlatformPolandProgrammaticPublisherRetargetingStrategic InvestmentViewability
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 [...]
Dynamic creative assumes the amalgamation of data and creativity; but how much is that actually the case? Is dynamic creative being effectively implemented by advertisers and how can it be best put to use? Claudia Collu (pictured below), chief commercial officer, MainAd, explains to ExchangeWire how well dynamic creative is being used across the industry.ExchangeWire: Is dynamic creative currently being used to its full potential?
Claudia Collu: Dynamic creative has been around for a while – the [...]
A/B testing has been around for a few years now and is an optimisation strategy that seems to sit under the radar, quietly and studiously getting on with the task at hand, without creating any great fuss. Does the fact it’s not a glamorous head turner mean it’s not getting as much airtime as it deserves? Oren Cohen, head of mobile and personalisation, Optimizely, thinks that could be the case. Here, Cohen speaks with ExchangeWire about the journey of A/B testing [...]