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ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Publishers lose again against Adblock Plus; Video ads for Facebook Instant Articles; AMP-compliant header bidding solution by Rubicon Project; and LiveRail’s past and future.
Adblock Plus wins court case
A slap in the face for publishers? In an action taken against Eyeo, the makers of Adblock Plus, a district court in Southern Germany has ruled that the distribution of adblocking software is legal. The [...]
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ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Publicis Media reveals new structure; New country manager for PubMatic UK; AppNexus announces video SSP; AerServ and Pixalate cooperate; and Fyber releases ad server.
Organisational shakeup at Publicis
Publicis Media‘s reshuffling is complete. Announced a few months ago by Publicis Groupe’s CEO, Maurice Lévy, the French media group has now centralised its previously six agencies into four global brands, streamlining the company into what [...]
ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Google AMP is here; Rubicon Project returns profit in 2015; Bidder for App by OpenX; xAd releases ad-buying tool; and Teads reports record revenue.
Google AMP start in Europe
With AMP – or Accelerated Mobile Pages – Google wants to do what it says on the tin: The open-source code is an attempt at speeding up mobile page loads. According to Google’s post
It’s MWC week, so naturally, the spotlight is firmly planted on mobile and in this piece, mobile measurements. Despite common beliefs, the technology required to measure the return on a mobile ad investment (particularly within apps) is fairly robust nowadays. A wide range of suppliers can now measure any action taken by the user on a mobile device after seeing an ad. And yet, mobile measurement remains a challenge for the industry. Noelia Amoedo (pictured below), CEO, Mediasmart tells ExchangeWire that the [...]
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We are well past the tipping point of traffic from mobile devices overtaking that of desktop. But are brands embracing this shift and are media agencies properly equipped to aid them in planning effective mobile campaigns? ExchangeWire spoke to leaders across the industry to understand how mobile adoption is progressing.
The juggernaut of media consumption
The UK is now a smartphone society. Ken Parnham, general manager Europe, Near commented: “There is no doubt that mobile is transforming consumers’ lives – and the marketing landscape [...]
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ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Sky and DataXu partner; AppNexus launches PriceCheck; Facebook adds mobile web to Audience Network; WPP’s multi-billion ad spend on Google; Alliance between Rubicon Project and AdMore; and ISBA’s Bob Wootton to step down.
Strategic investment into DataXu by Sky
UK-based pay-TV provider Sky has made a USD$10m (£7m) investment in analytics provider DataXu. “This investment will help us develop a [...]
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In this piece, David Diaz, vice president of developer relations at Fyber discusses what app publishers look for in an ad mediation provider and how to monetise free apps.
Ad mediation has become an increasingly popular service among app publishers over the past few years – and for good reason. A recent report by eMarketer found that the preference for free, ad-supported apps is on the rise; but, while the acceptance of the freemium [...]
Most brands in Asia are simply taking campaign methodologies for traditional media, and slapping them onto mobile platforms, without first assessing new possibilities the latter can offer.
This results in much inefficiency that otherwise can be improved with the deployment of mobile programmatic, says Shi Yi, CEO and founder at Avazu Holding, in this week’s Q&A with ExchangeWire. Yi also discusses the lack dominant tech players in this market segment, which is especially vital in Asia-Pacific, as the region faces [...]
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Mobile advertising, and the application of programmatic media-buying technologies on the channel, is one of the key challenges facing the contemporary marketer. A week ahead of ATS Paris, ExchangeWire previews one of the event’s stand-out panels that will debate this challenge.
A recent benchmark study conducted by the IAB’s French chapter identified competency in mobile advertising as one of the [...]
Mobile World Congress has arrived, with the mobile industry’s biggest names all headed off to Barcelona. The event is still largely the domain of ‘legacy’ businesses from the sector. Barring a few exceptions, mobile advertising is a minority interest at the show. ExchangeWire examines efforts to increase the profile of the advertising industry at the show.
The 2015 installment of the event is barely a morning old, and the industry’s largest device manufacturers (Samsung, LG and Huawei) have [...]