ExchangeWire Research’s weekly roundup brings you up-to-date research findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, head of research and analysis, ExchangeWire. In this week’s edition: Millennials love AI; Strength in programmatic; and Fickle holiday customers.Millennials love AI
Over two-thirds of millennials see the benefits of brands using AI to help inform and direct their buying decisions, according to research by Predictive Marketing company Rocket Fuel.
As the volume of products and services available online continues to [...]
Audio ads are beginning to rival TV ads in terms of reach. The percentage of US adults who listen to podcasts has risen from 11% to 36% in the last decade; the number of monthly digital radio listeners has jumped from 93 million to 181 million, in half that time; and, Spotify broke the 100 million user mark in June last year (2016). The benefits of audio ads are there for all to see (or hear!). This edition of ExchangeWire’s [...]
3 November, 2016 marks the third year of the Xaxies Awards in the UK – the annual awards held by Xaxis to celebrate the best of programmatic technology and advertisers’ campaigns. This year, Simone Giertz, 25-year-old inventor, robotics enthusiast, and YouTube star from Stockholm, Sweden, who has been featured in Mashable, on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and in the New Scientist, has been invited to judge the ‘Most Creative Use of Data’ category. Ahead of this, [...]
dmexco has quickly established itself as Europe’s premier ad tech event, with the 2016 edition welcoming 50,000 delegates and over 1000 exhibitors listen to A-listers from the world of marketing, including Sir Martin Sorrell and Twitter founder Jack Dorsey, talking about the wonders of the future of advertising technology. Writing exclusively for ExchangeWire, Richard Nunn (pictured below), Chief Revenue Officer, RhythmOne gives his take on the conference which is a celebration of ad tech.
If there was [...]
Following another successful ATS London event, Victoria Usher (pictured below), managing director, GingerMay PR, reflects on one of the many engaging panel discussions during the event: ‘The Future of Marketing’. Writing exclusively for ExchangeWire, Usher explains how the promise of programmatic is yet to be fully realised.
While programmatic now dominates digital display, already accounting for 70% of UK ad spend and set to tip three-quarters by 2017, it hasn’t reached maturity yet.
According to speakers in ‘The Future of Marketing’ debate at this [...]
The mere mention of a log (outside the context of web logs, or blogs) could instil reader boredom. Logs are a fundamental, functional part of IT infrastructure and are used for everything. According to Phillip Hayman (pictured below), head of technical services, sales engineering, Integral Ad Science, when you refer to logs in the context of ad tech, they start to become interesting. Here, Hayman explains to ExchangeWire how the use of logs in ad verification allow for transformative [...]
It’s pretty obvious advertising is reaching the next level – AI, VR, AR, and countless other acronyms, showcase advertising capabilities nobody ever thought possible. Enter The Weather Company and Watson Ads. Watson Ads doesn’t just answer a posed question, it learns and adapts answers based on a number of factors, to deliver a personal experience. ExchangeWire speak with Jeremy Steinberg (pictured below), global head of sales, The Weather Company, an IBM Business, about the practical use cases of Watson Ads in [...]
Ask the industry what we can expect to see at dmexco this year and how the industry has developed, then sit back and let the opinions flood in. ExchangeWire hear from a plethora of industry experts and from the wide range of predictions and opinions, it looks set to be another great dmexco event.
“This year at dmexco we’re expecting there to be a lot more talk around people-based marketing, the practice of advertising to real people online, rather than cookies. The [...]
ExchangeWire Research’s weekly roundup brings you up-to-date research findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, head of research and analysis, ExchangeWire. In this week’s edition: Publishers see rise in programmatic partnerships; Brands need to leverage FOMO; Snapchat gaining larger social ad spend.
Publishers see rise in programmatic partnerships
Around two-thirds (60%) of publishers expect the number of programmatic partnerships to rise in 2016, according to new research by the Association for Online Publishing. Within this, [...]
The waterfall is a dependable, yet seemingly outdated, technique allowing publishers to optimise their yield. But the waterfall isn’t dead yet: according to Alex Bornyakov (pictured below), CEO, VertaMedia, it needs to become automated to maintain its relevance. Writing exclusively for ExchangeWire, Bornyakov explains, when it comes to video advertising, waterfalls are an important and ever-present part of the buying and selling process and the automation of them will help to iron out the negatives.
Waterfalls aren’t currently the most fashionable [...]