Media Buying

Digital media buyers today aren't just in the business of negotiating transactions. They are planners, strategists, and sages, ever at the ready to act and react. As digital technologies and media consumption habits change, so do advertising opportunities, creating a minefield of interactive marketing complexities.


Viewablity Could Help Bring Buyers and Sellers Together

May 12, 2015 - At a recent panel discussion, several experts in programmatic buying came together to discuss viewability metrics and how better standardization of measure helps buyer and seller. Comments

Brands to Spend More on Original Digital Video But Worry About Its ROI

videoproduction May 1, 2015 - A joint study from DigitasLBi and the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) shows that brand marketers will invest more in original digital video content in 2015 and beyond, but cost, quality, and measurement are the biggest challenges they face. Comments

Yahoo Beefs Up Digital Content With New Video Channels

yahoo-logo-purple-1 Apr 30, 2015 - After a successful rebrand with its 13 digital magazines, Yahoo plans to continue adding onto its video offerings with more series, in addition to other original programming. Comments

Why Is Digital Marketing Growing So Slowly?

slow-growth Apr 28, 2015 - Even though it may seem like digital is growing at a quick pace, marketers still need to move faster in order to get a step ahead of consumers. Comments

Japanese Whisky and a Digital Market That’s Heating Up

suntory-whiskey-3d-ice Apr 14, 2015 - A 3-D ice cube sculpting campaign for Japan's whisky lovers reflects an increasingly creative digital mindset across the region. Comments

AOL ONE Aims to Simplify Programmatic

aol-logo-eraser-red Apr 14, 2015 - AOL's ONE, an open, unified programmatic platform, will allow advertisers to optimize against various screens, formats, and inventory types. Comments

Dancing With the Content Stars: Marketers’ Changing Role at the NewFronts

upfronts-2015 Apr 14, 2015 - As the NewFronts approach, it's time to think about how your brand can succeed in the new media buying landscape. Comments

What Was Remnant Is Now Premium

premium Apr 13, 2015 - Publishing models are in a state of change. Are you ready for the next stage of development for publishers? Comments

Final Warning: Big Data & Programmatic Are No Longer Optional

warning3 Apr 9, 2015 - Marketers can no longer ignore the importance of programmatic advertising - it's time to incorporate them into your marketing strategies. Comments

iHeartMedia Brings the Programmatic Marketplace to Radio

radio-digital-image Apr 8, 2015 - The radio powerhouse has teamed up with ad-tech company Jelli to enable programmatic buying for more than 800 radio stations. Does this initiative reflect a bigger in the digital marketing industry? Comments

Programmatic in China Part 4: Open Exchange

market-open-exchange Apr 7, 2015 - This is the last part of the "Programmatic in China" series and in this article we'll take a look at the open exchange model. Comments

Interconnectedness and the Future of Media Buying

Image showing connected online digital world Mar 9, 2015 - Last week's Mobile World Congress underscored just how interconnected our digital world is becoming. What does this mean for the future of marketing and media buying? Comments

Programmatic in China Part 3: The Private Marketplace

private-public Mar 8, 2015 - Charlie Wang looks at the private market programmatic model in China's unique ad-tech space. Comments

Programmatic Fact vs. Fiction

fact-vs-fiction Mar 2, 2015 - This column, guest authored by Orchard Richardson, seeks to dispel the many myths that abound in the programmatic buying world. Comments

Bad Ads Range From Annoying to Dangerous

Malware cyber criminal Feb 20, 2015 - Growth in the digital publishing industry leaves the door open for ad fraud, which can vary from simply annoying to very dangerous for advertisers and users alike. Comments

Programmatic: More Than Just a Media Buy

programmatic Feb 13, 2015 - Programmatic technology can be used for more than just media buying. It also allows marketers to test in a whole new way. Comments

Long Live Print…in an Omnichannel Marketing Plan

online-print-news Feb 12, 2015 - Print isn't dead - it still has its place within a wide-ranging omnichannel marketing strategy. Comments

Programmatic Inventory Isn't Black or White

shutterstock-150989840-programmatic Feb 10, 2015 - The programmatic buying space is becoming even more complicated. How can you stay up to speed and ensure you're getting quality, consistent inventory? Comments

2015: Rethinking Programmatic

programmatic Feb 9, 2015 - Programmatic doesn't mean human-free, but it does require a new way of looking at the media buying landscape. Comments

Super Bowl XLIX Ad Winners and Losers

ClickZ Super Bowl XLIX coverage Feb 2, 2015 - With 30 seconds of advertising costing a cool $4.5 million, brands had a lot riding on their Super Bowl purchases. Who made the best use of their ad dollars? Comments

ClickZ's Super Bowl XLIX Live Coverage

ClickZ Super Bowl XLIX coverage Feb 1, 2015 - Check back here all night for the latest Super Bowl ad buzz. Comments

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