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IAB Names Direct-To-Consumer Brand To Board Seat For First Time

In announced made on Sunday at its annual leadership meeting for the first time ever, a brand leader will be sitting on the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) board of directors. Jesse Horwitz, co-founder and co-CEO of contact lens subscription company Hubble, is the first representative of a brand to be elected to the board. Previously, the [...]

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Amazon Adds Customer Acquisition Metrics For Display, Video, Sponsored Brands Campaigns

New metrics have been introduced by Amazon that capture insights on new customers that converted from ad campaigns. The “new-to-brand” metrics are available for video, display and Sponsored Brands ad campaigns (the ads that showcase several products formerly called headline search ads). The segment includes ad-converting customers that purchased a brand’s products on Amazon for the first [...]

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Quora Advertisers Can Now Retarget Users Who Looked At Specific Questions

In an announced made January 8, Quora advertisers are now able to retarget users that have visited specific question pages Quora Product Manager Elynn Lee said that user questions can “provide a valuable signal on intent.” “For example, if a Quora user is reading questions about how to buy the best marketing automation software, it’s highly likely [...]

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Amazon Adopts MRC Viewability Standard For Conversion Attribution

This week, Amazon announced that is now using the Media Rating Council’s (MRC) standard for viewability when reporting view-through conversions. Under the MRC standard, an ad impression is considered viewable when at least 50 percent of the pixels are in-view for at least one second. Only impressions deemed viewable based on that standard are eligible for view-through conversion credits. [...]

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The Brand Storytelling Genius Of The Coca-Cola Santa

Images courtesy of Coca-Cola Santa has had quite an adventure of the years.  Santa has even traded in his sleigh once a year since 1995 for a Coca-Cola truck and tours the UK, where he shares the soft drink that have become closely associated with the winter holidays.  But due to pressure from [...]

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Facebook Passes Key Hurdle In MRC Viewability Reporting Audit

Facebook is aiming to prove its ads are viewable, and they have just taken a giant step forward in doing so.  The Media Rating Council (MRC), which is the industry standard keeper for media measurement, has signed off on Facebook's process for providing data to third party for verification. The MRC has been in the [...]

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Tips For Using The New Google Ads Interface

Google is working on rolling out their new Google Ads interface.  This would be the second time Google said they'd roll out the update and this time, they mean it.  In her post on Marketing Land, Mona Elesseily talks about some of her likes, dislikes and general experiences with the new Google Ads interface. During her new [...]

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Amazon Streamlines Ad Products Under New Amazon Advertising Brand

On September 5, Amazon announced that it is unifying its disparate ad products and systems under on brand - Amazon Advertising. The brand says that Amazon Media Group (AMG) for managed display and video services, Amazon Marketing Services (AMS) for seller ads on Amazon and programmatic solution Amazon Advertising Platform (AAP) are all retiring. This move [...]

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Forrester Report: Video Ad Spending Expected To Hit $103B In 2023

According to a Forrester report, by the time 2023 rolls around, advertisers will be spending $102.6 billion dollars a year on video ads.  This is up from last year's $90.7 billion. Forrester Analytics: Video Advertising Forecast, 2018 To 2023 (US) (free by request) analyzed data collected from various sources, including its ForecastView service. Online video includes [...]

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