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Lenovo's Prankvertising Stunt Pulls Views From Shoppers

Dec 1, 2014 - Computer company Lenovo has partnered with comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade to prank unsuspecting mall shoppers in a new video that pokes lighthearted fun at competitors. Comments

3 Must-Have Features for Successful Native Ad Campaigns

nativeadimage Nov 17, 2014 - Native advertising is continuing to grow in popularity, but what does it take to create a successful and engaging native advertising campaign? Comments

Twitter Unveils Instant Timeline to Woo New Users

Twitter Logo Nov 14, 2014 - The social network also plans to enhance native video sharing and Direct Messages next year. Comments

Is the Comments Section the Newest Hot Spot in Advertising?

shutterstock-164483723 Nov 5, 2014 - A new product by Disqus, the blog comment-hosting service used by 3 million websites, focuses on "interest-based marketing," placing targeted native ads with readers' comments. Comments

U.K. Tourism Agency Partners With Yahoo for Content Marketing Campaign

Close up of the Union flag Nov 3, 2014 - The Discover Great Britain campaign shows off the U.K.'s sights, culture, food, and fashion with sponsored content on Yahoo and a user-curated Tumblr. Comments

Activision and AKQA "Hack" Instagram for Call of Duty Fans

shutterstock-200721917 Nov 3, 2014 - Activision and AKQA have manipulated Instagram's photo tags to create an interactive, choose-your-own-adventure-style story for fans of the video game Call of Duty. Comments

Instagram Is the Latest Social Platform to Dive Into Native Video

instagram-icon-large Oct 31, 2014 - Instagram has unveiled its own native video advertising platform, which will introduce auto-playing 15-second sponsored videos to users' feeds. Comments

Tumblr Leaps Into Native Video With Auto-Play Ads

shutterstock-208578283 Oct 29, 2014 - As Tumblr continues to grow its audience, the blogging site also hopes to grow its advertising revenue by rolling out auto-playing video content to users' dashboards. Comments

Leo Burnett Partners With The Huffington Post for a New Approach to Content Marketing

shutterstock-173706353 Oct 22, 2014 - Ad agency Leo Burnett has joined forces with digital publisher The Huffington Post to create branded content that focuses on audience engagement rather than impressions and clicks. Comments

Sour Patch Kids "Breaks Out" a YouTube Series to Lure Teenage Fans

shutterstock-216142318 Oct 14, 2014 - "Breaking Out" is a scripted YouTube series by Mondelez International's Sour Patch Kids candy. The company hopes to use the popularity of its YouTube stars to appeal to its teenage audience. Comments

Advertisers Seek Sleeker Alternatives to YouTube

video-streaming-shutterstock-99918575 Oct 13, 2014 - Video strategists from Story Worldwide, eMarketer, and A&E Network agree that YouTube is king when it comes to video marketing, but continue to search for opportunities on newer platforms. Comments

Mobile Native Advertising Yields the Biggest Wins [Ad Week]

shutterstock-211893502 Oct 2, 2014 - Experts from Rubicon Project, InMobi, Business Insider, and Heineken discuss the native advertising opportunities around mobile and how these can lead to increased conversion. Comments

British Newspapers Embrace Native Advertising

advertising-words Sep 29, 2014 - Following on the heels of the Guardian and Metro UK, News UK has developed a Creative Content Unit to focus on native advertising for the digital versions of three of its publications. Comments

The Mystique of Native Advertising

erika-wang-native-advertising-samsung-pic-8sep2014-edit Sep 11, 2014 - Native advertising is becoming increasingly important as consumers become more and more ambivalent to traditional online advertising strategies. Comments

TotallyHer Launches as Native-Only Site for Brands

totallyher Sep 11, 2014 - Evolve Media launches TotallyHer.com, a display ad-free native-only platform that is dedicated to content discovery. Comments

Native Ad Transparency – Are We Clear?

yahoomovies-ge Sep 11, 2014 - Native advertising continues to dominate the digital marketing scene, but are the ads easily identifiable to consumers? And when the content is good, does that even matter? Comments

Unruly Launches Mobile-First Native Video Ad Format

adidas-unruly Sep 10, 2014 - The new technology allows advertisers to deliver native video ads that adapt to any website's layout and design, giving users a flexible, seamless experience. Comments

Yahoo Style Takes a Splash at Native Advertising

Yahoo Sep 5, 2014 - The latest in a series of online magazines with which Yahoo is rebranding itself, Yahoo Style has ads that blend in with its fashion features. Comments

Did Native Advertising Just Have the Best Summer Ever?

nyt-native-ad Sep 4, 2014 - Native advertising really seemed to come into its own this summer, with major campaigns generating mainstream buzz about the up-and-coming ad format. Comments

5 Mobile Advertising Myths – and How to Bust Them

mobilephone77 Sep 2, 2014 - There are still many myths surrounding the world of mobile advertising. Here are five of the most common ones, and a look at what the truth really is. Comments

Winning Consumer Attention: Amazing Content + True Native Distribution

content-marketing-megaphone Aug 18, 2014 - According to a session at ClickZ Live San Francisco, in order to win over consumers, marketers must produce quality, engaging content and utilize a true native distribution strategy. Comments

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