This week's stats round-up is all about mobile advertising: its growth around the world, both in terms of revenue and the frequency that it's blocked.
Google's Alphabet is the world's largest media owner by media revenue, according to Zenith's Top 30 Global Media Owners list, but China's Baidu is raising the stakes.
This week's digital news round-up includes the usual enhancements to social platforms' ad offerings, in addition to an agency shake-up and a new direction for Meerkat.
Marketers in China face an ongoing challenge when choosing and integrating the increasing number of touchpoints needed for a positive brand experience.
The people behind ad fraud are so sophisticated, it's impossible to stop them completely. However, the availability of data gives companies a greater chance to head them off.
While YouTube is the dominant platform when it comes to video SEO, the video offerings on platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Snapchat shouldn't be ignored.
Brands like Target, Shazam, and The Home Depot are increasingly making interactive mobile ads, while also taking decreasing user attention spans into consideration.
Facebook has long been a dominant social media platform, but now the brand has grown to be one of the most profitable media companies in the world, according to ZenithOptimedia.
The new programmatic YouTube media optimization platform from Pixability means that many of the world's biggest brands will be shifting their budget from TV to online video.