A few stories ClickZ editors are reading:
eBay Adopting Syndicated Google Paid Search Ads, Dropping Yahoo In the last three weeks, paid search agency saw the bulk of clicks on the site shift to Google ads. (Rimm-Kaufman Group)
Over 1,000 Content owners Now Using Content ID Every major U.S. network broadcaster, film studio, and record label now use the program, which allows companies to claim a portion of advertising that appears on content containing their intellectual property. (YouTube Biz Blog)
5to1.com Launches Ad Network with a Twist Start-up — founded by former FIM execs Ross Levinsohn — gives publishers a say in the placement, price integrity, and contextual targeting of advertisements.
TargetSpot Launches Analytics Tech for Online Radio Ads Online radio ad network allows Web radio advertisers to track viewer activity after an ad is heard.
Marketers' spending on social media has tripled in the past seven years but falls way short of where marketers expected it to be when they peered into their crystal balls in 2009.
Advertisers have been flocking to Snapchat, which now has more daily users than Twitter and is increasingly seen as perhaps the biggest threat to Facebook's dominance in social.
Header bidding is a programmatic technique that allows publishers to offer their inventory through multiple ad exchanges before they serve up ads from their ad server.
YouTube is said to be preparing new non-video features that will allow content creators to interact with their viewers through photos, text posts, links and polls.