A look at ever-changing media planning and buying options, from identifying innovative advertisers and publishers to new approaches for targeting audiences on networks and exchanges.


Could Google AMP Be Better Than Facebook Instant Articles?

Oct 7, 2015 - Google has initiated “Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)” to help articles load instantly. While it sounds just like Facebook Instant Articles, AMP will serve as an open source. Comments

Mobile-First Marketing Tips for Asia's Mobile-Only Consumers

mobile-first-2 Oct 4, 2015 - Asian consumers are not only mobile-first audiences, but in some cases are mobile-only. Here are five tips for getting mobile marketing in Asia's emerging markets right. Comments

Google and Droga5: Tech Innovations Cannot Replace Storytelling

tech-and-creativity Oct 2, 2015 - Mobile provides many platforms for content creation and distribution, such as Instagram, Snapchat and Vine. But those channels are just canvases. Brands need to take a platform-agnostic approach and create content that matters, senior executive from Google and Droga5 said at Advertising Week. Comments

There Is No Mobile Experience: The Key to Understanding Mobile Data

mobile-map-shutterstock-120085516 Oct 1, 2015 - An Advertising Week panel on mobilizing data agreed that the most important thing to keep in mind is that there is no mobile experience. Mobile is now so omnipresent that there are many different experiences. Comments

Is Native Advertising Content Marketing?

nativeadvertising-contentmarketing Oct 1, 2015 - Industry leaders have different feelings on whether native advertising is content marketing, but maybe the answer lies in the middle: it can be, but more conditionally than as a rule. Comments

3 Steps to a Better Site Redesign

bust-out-shutterstock-234718090 Oct 1, 2015 - Though a challenging project, site redesigns and updates are necessary to ensure consistent user engagement. Are you ready to modify your website? Here are three tips to help you get started. Comments

How a Blasé Approach Helped Swedish Fish Reach Gen Z

swedish-fish Sep 30, 2015 - Swedish Fish candies have been around forever, but they're not especially popular with the younger generation. To change that, Mondelez abandoned the typical planning, instead creating quick, cheap video content, just to see how it resonated. Comments

Developing a Mobile Content Plan That Works

shutterstock-159153788 Sep 30, 2015 - Understanding your consumers' demographics and traits are important when planning your mobile content framework. Comments

Using Facebook and YouTube to Bring Your Video Content to Life

mobile-video-image Sep 30, 2015 - Using video platforms such as Facebook and YouTube can really help you connect with your audience. But how long should your videos be and which platform should you prioritize for what content? Find out the answers. Comments

Truly Cross-Screen Creative: A Revolution Unfolds

fresh-idea-shutterstock-311599517 Sep 30, 2015 - The IAB's recent update to its current cannon of industry standards and guidelines encourages cross-screen advertising. However, the need to optimize creative still remains. Comments

Small Publishers Are Most Affected by Ad Blockers, Says IAB

ad-blocking Sep 29, 2015 - Ad-blocking software is especially damaging to small publishers, but IAB MIXX says they understand why users download it. It's up to the industry to thwart blockers by serving ads people don't want to intercept. Comments

Facebook Wants to Complement TV with New Ad Metric

tv-image Sep 28, 2015 - Carolyn Everson, vice president of global marketing solutions at Facebook, debuted mobile tools for ad deployment across TV and the social platform. Senior agency execs seemed to like them. Comments

Your 5 Mobile Musts This Holiday Season

holiday-mobile-shopping-shutterstock-232253863 Sep 28, 2015 - The holiday shopping season is inarguably the most important time of year for marketers. As trends in e-commerce shift towards mobile, consider these tips to optimize your strategy. Comments

The Practical Guide to Programmatic Planning in China: Part 4

programmatic-blue Sep 27, 2015 - Here is how to select data management platforms (DMP) for a programmatic strategy in China's closed and fragmented data ecosystem. Comments

Programmatic Media Buying: Sitting at the Intersection of Owned and Paid Media

intersection-shutterstock-203805400 Sep 25, 2015 - The value of programmatic media buying currently has a big impact on the digital marketing industry. How can marketers optimize this type of advertising investment? Comments

Are All Screens Created Equal?

manyscreens Sep 25, 2015 - Here's how the evolution of video consumption from traditional TV formats to streaming digital content via mobile or OTT devices presents new opportunity for the marketing industry. Comments

The Year of Online Video: What We Saw and What's Next for Brands

online-video-advertising Sep 24, 2015 - Advances in online video during 2015 indicate that this medium is a choice advertising format for brands. What predictions can industry experts make for future progress? Comments

GroupM and TAG Join Forces to Tackle Brand Safety

brand-safety Sep 23, 2015 - GroupM and Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG) stamp down on online piracy by ensuring all media partners receive validation as Digital Advertising Assurance Providers. Comments

Ad Blocking Blocks Publishers’ Business Model, Threatens Free Internet

ad-blocking Sep 21, 2015 - How will the integration of new ad-blocking technology, such as Apple's latest mobile iOS software update, affect the current state of the free Internet and the future of publishing? Comments

Mark Zuckerberg’s First Live Stream Shows Facebook’s Video Ambition

facebook-video-image Sep 15, 2015 - In order to obtain more video inventory for advertising, Facebook could eventually roll out its live-streaming feature to the masses. Comments

3 Ways to Achieve Sustainable Revenue: Why Gigaom and Re/Code Are the Tip of the Iceberg

money-tree-shutterstock-289276631 Sep 14, 2015 - The revolving door of media publishers incites questions about the sustainability of the current publisher business model. Here are three suggestions that can help encourage revenue. Comments

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