While they recognise that advertising technology is increasingly necessary, most publishers in Southeast Asia are still failing to fully embrace programmatic as one of the most important ad tech components today. In this week’s industry byliner, Marcus Tan, Asia-Pacific Japan managing director at SpotX, explains why publishers can no longer afford to look away and must start participating in the region’s development of programmatic.
The digital ad market is getting more sophisticated by the day, with advertising technology now a wide-reaching [...]
Australia will see significant movements in the mobile ad space this year; with both buyers and sellers looking to better target audiences and manage campaigns through private marketplaces.
With its ad tech market among some of the world’s most matured and sophisticated, Australia would see major developments around mobile as advertisers begin shifting more of their spend towards the platform.
Citing figures from Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) Australia, Steve Wing, vice president [...]
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Automated guaranteed, the next evolution of the private marketplace, has actually been around longer than you think; but it has experienced a popularity surge in recent months. Steve Wing (pictured below), vice president, mobile & marketplace international, Rubicon Project, explains to ExchangeWire where the growth has come from and what potential automated guaranteed has in the future.
The recent confirmation by Google of its plan to [...]
Unilever Programmatic Platform Debuts in Asean; Singapore Broadcaster Goes SpotX for Programmatic TV
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Mindshare unveils Unilever programmatic platform in Asean; Singapore broadcaster goes SpotX for programmatic TV; Tuned Global to offer premium targeted audio ads; Vietnam firms using search and social for marketing; comScore takes Mobile Metrix to Philippines; and TubeMogul posts whitepaper on AU programmatic TV ads.
Mindshare unveils Unilever programmatic platform in Asean
The WPP media agency has launched [...]
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The programmatic sector has seen strong growth in the Nordic markets over the last three years. As the region is set to mature, guaranteed solutions are on the rise, as well as demand for header bidding solutions. An operator in a space where markets are small and people have done business with each other for a long time, Netric find private deals gaining bigger traction in the Nordic markets than in other parts of Europe. ExchangeWire spoke to Daniel Ahlbert, [...]
In a recent ExchangeWire Research Roundup we reported that in 2015, global ad blocking will result in a record loss of £14bn in revenue. In this piece, Ian Monaghan, director of EMEA operations at TubeMogul (pictured) discusses exclusively with ExchangeWire how marketers can move on from the ‘doom-and-gloom’ predictions and minimise the impact ad blocking will have on brands’ online advertising performance.
‘Ad blocking’ collectively refers to software that users can download [...]
Using trading models originally designed to secure pricing guarantees for 18th-century agricultural traders, media futures trading is at the very vanguard of the ad tech revolution. ExchangeWire learns more about how futures trading is being lifted from more traditional commodities, such as orange juice and pork rinds, to the digital media space.
The basis of media futures trading is essentially where those on the buy- and sell-side of the media trading business bet on the price of inventory.
It works as [...]
Video ad formats are widely celebrated as one of the drivers of programmatic media-buying, but just like display advertising, it too is also susceptible to the ills of fraudulent traffic. Irfon Watkins, Coull, CEO, discusses some of the issues below.
Data from independent market research company eMarketer reports that adults in the USA are watching an average of one hour and 16 minutes of digital video each day, up from just 21 minutes per day in 2011. There are several known [...]
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Lack of Premium Video Holding Back Industry Growth; 57% of Senior Marketers Highlight Skill Shortage Within the Programmatic Advertising Industry
ExchangeWire Research’s weekly roundup brings you up-to-date findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, ExchangeWire, head of research and analysis. In this week’s edition: lack of premium video is holding back industry growth; 57% of senior marketers highlight skill shortage within the programmatic advertising industry; mobile increasingly used to view longer-view videos, and mobile increasingly used by consumers, whilst desktop remains main method of purchase.
Video ad budget to continue growing over the next two [...]
Rubicon Project is furthering its automated guaranteed push, post the purchase of iSocket and Shiny Ads, with the dual announcement of its Guaranteed Orders UK launch, plus the appointment ex-Guardian and CBS Interactive executive Steve Wing to head it up.
Rubicon first launched Guaranteed Orders in the US earlier this year, following the purchase of both Shiny Ads and iSocket for an estimated $30m late last year, and has since secured 20 premium publishers as partners, including: Condé Nast, Daily Mail, [...]