Native advertising has been big news recently as the industry is trying to figure out if it is the next big thing or just the flavor of the month.
ClickZ speaks to Teal Newland, vice president, revenue and brand strategy at StumbleUpon; and Jonathan Perelman, vice president of strategy and industry development at Buzzfeed, to get their views on how marketers can embrace native advertising.
Newland and Perelman also talk about the most important elements to consider when creating advertising coupled with editorial. They discuss the issues around consumer trust, as well as the role that old fashioned creativity plays in the new world.
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Many of ClickZ's leading expert contributors will be at ClickZ Live, the new online and digital marketing event kicking off in New York (March 31-April 3). Hear from the likes of: Jeremy Hull, Lisa Raehsler, Andrew Goodman, Bryan Eisenberg, Mathew Sweezey, Aaron Kahlow, Stephanie Miller, Simms Jenkins, Jeanne S. Jennings, Dave Hendricks and more!
Melanie White is the Editor of ClickZ, where she has worked since July 2012. White has been with Incisive Media (ClickZ's parent company) since 2009 where she was Deputy Editor/ US Editor for one of the financial risk management titles, International Custody and Fund Administration (later Custody Risk).
In addition, White worked on FX Week where she was a Senior Reporter. She has also worked and contributed to a number of other titles, including The Accountant, International Accounting Bulletin, the New York Post, Independent Magazine (UK), as well as the broadcast title Sunday Live with Adam Boulton at Sky News.
March 19, 2014