AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s AdTech Roundup covers the latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from Zemanta, Clear Ads, Samsung Ads Europe, Patter89, to IAA. Zemanta Debuts Next Generation of Autopilot  Zemanta, the industry’s leading programmatic native advertising DSP, announced the next generation of Autopilot, the platform’s automation engine. Autopilot optimizes for the most optimal price possible to reach specific goals while hitting marketer’s daily budgets. Early testing…

Study: Digital Hologram ARAdvertising vs. Traditional Advertising in 5G Era

How WIMI's Hologram AR advertising technology is changing the industry Antiprohense, a market research organization in Hong Kong, recently released a research report on 'Digital Advertising vs. Traditional Advertising in 5G Era'. Digital advertising is challenging the traditional advertising industry. During the outbreak of COVID-19, many people saw the public-welfare function and commercial value of the media, and many advertisers would adjust their advertising strategies as soon as possible. Digital advertising will…

Clear Ads Brings Powerful Advertising Opportunities to Businesses

Clear Ads, a digital advertising agency that focuses on Amazon ad campaign management, shares how Amazon advertising demand-side platform (DSP) can bring powerful advertising opportunities to businesses. Amazon DSP is available to both advertisers who sell products on Amazon and those who do not. Amazon DSP is described as a platform that enables advertisers to programmatically buy display, video, and audio ads. It also allows advertisers to reach, educate, and re-engage customers both on and off Amazon. It has fast…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s AdTech Roundup covers the latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from Adapex, Adelphic, Crystalead, Catalina, Spaceback, to Doceree. Adelphic Strengthens Identity Resolution Capabilities, Integrates with Adstra Adelphic, a Viant people-based DSP for omnichannel advertising, is expanding its already robust data footprint by announcing its identity-based partnership with Adstra, the first Data Bureau designed to help marketers orchestrate the application…

Smartly.io Research Reveals Majority of Retailers Will Increase Social Advertising Spend on Facebook in 2021

81% of retail marketers wish to automate at least part of the creation and delivery of social advertisements in the New Year Smartly.io, the leading social advertising automation platform for designers and performance marketers,  announced new research outlining how retail organizations are spending their marketing dollars on social media advertising. Based on a survey of 300 senior marketing executives from retail organizations around the world, the report examines year-over-year findings while also exploring new topics to…

MarTech Primer: Advertising Technology and Demand-Side Platforms (DSPs)

Long gone are the days when purchasing ads on TV or Radio were sufficient for improving Sales performances. In 1994, the first banner ad appeared on Hotwired.com and thus, the emergence of Digital Advertising. With the introduction of Google AdWords (in 2000), Google AdSense (in 2003), and Facebook ads (in 2007), digital advertising further evolved by leaps and bounds.  Digital Advertising today involves understanding customer behaviors and thus introduces the need for a transition to Advertising Technology (AdTech). In…

Mediabrands Partners With Affle’s mediasmart Platform to Strengthen Its Programmatic Advertising Offerings in Indonesia

mediasmart, Affle’s self-serve mobile programmatic platform, announced that it has entered into a partnership with Mediabrands, the global media and data arm of Interpublic Group in Indonesia. Through this partnership, Mediabrands will get to bring mediasmart’s programmatic platform to its advertisers and strengthen its propositions for data-driven programmatic advertising in a fast-growing market. Marketing Technology News: Informatica Launches Comprehensive Data Governance Support for Snowflake Data Cloud Commenting…

The Eternal Marketing Dilemma: In-House versus Outsourced Advertising

With the overall U.S. ad spend expected to reach $246 billion by the end of this year and The total US advertising agency revenue projected to be $53.5 billion by the end of 2024, it’s no surprise that companies are hyper-focused on how and where to allocate their marketing resources. Like many other essential business functions, marketers struggle to quantify the benefits of developing and leveraging talent within their organization, versus outsourcing marketing services. The strategy an advertiser employs is highly…

Devika Bulchandani Named CEO of Ogilvy North America & Global Chairwoman of Advertising

Ogilvy announced that Devika Bulchandani has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Ogilvy North America and Global Chairwoman of Advertising. Devika will be responsible for driving all aspects of Ogilvy's core business across the United States and Canada which spans Advertising, Brand & Content, Public Relations & Influence, Experience, Growth & Innovation, and Health. She will also support Ogilvy's advertising business across the global network. Andy Main, Global CEO for Ogilvy said: "Dev is a leader with…

Brands Will Waste 99.9% Of Banner Advertising Spend This Year

Brands must shift attention to RCS to avoid wasting a staggering $917.2 billion in digital media budget by 2028 Brands will waste 99.9% of digital advertising spend on digital banners, this is according to the findings of an independent report published by business messaging intelligence experts, Mobilesquared. This highlights the extremely poor return on investment achieved by digital banner advertising today—for every $1 million invested, just 0.1%, or $1,000 derives value for brands, resulting in $999,000 being wasted by…

FordDirect Selects Dealer Inspire as a Preferred Digital Advertising Provider

Automotive technology provider to enable Ford dealers with innovative solutions that drive advertising efficiency, profitability and sales Dealer Inspire (DI), a Cars.com Inc. company that provides disruptive technology and digital advertising solutions to the automotive industry, announced a new OEM partnership agreement with FordDirect. The partnership marks DI's 30th certified OEM program to date. DI has been selected by FordDirect as a preferred digital advertising provider for its US-based Ford dealerships, who are…

Ad.net Launches ‘Incremental Social’ Performance Marketing Solution to Expand Its Advertising Marketplace into Social Media

Provides Brand Advertisers Access to New Audiences Through Publisher Social Media Channels Ad.net, the search marketplace outside of traditional incumbents, announced the launch of its Incremental Social solution. Ad.net is combining first party search data with access to its publishing partners’ social media channels to help advertisers, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses, reach proprietary and highly-targeted audiences they otherwise could not access. Unlike traditional social media advertising, which…

Adapex and Dsquared Sales Form Advertising Sales Partnership

Adapex, a leading provider of full-service, full-stack Header Bidding technologies has partnered with Dsquared Sales, a full-service direct sales firm offering top-level, premium advertising sales experience nationwide. The partnership aims to fortify Adapex's position in the marketplace as a provider of programmatic and direct deals for agency/brand campaigns for our rapidly expanding roster of publisher partners. Marketing Technology News: Zoho Announces Partnership With Tata Consultancy Services Debra Fleenor,…

AdTech Roundup: Top Things in Advertising Technology

Today’s AdTech Roundup covers the latest in Native and Programmatic Advertising, Technology, TV Advertising, Audience Data announcements from Spotify, Anzu, AdQuick, Pinnacle Advertising, and Colling Media. Spotify Announces Strategic Acquisition Megaphone Spotify Technology S.A, the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service, announced that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Megaphone, one of the world’s most innovative podcast advertising and publishing platforms. Together,…

Mediavine Launches Trellis, a WordPress Framework Geared Toward Programmatic Advertising Excellence

Groundbreaking Product is Already Proving Higher Viewable Impressions for Advertisers Mediavine is pleased to announce the launch of its premier WordPress framework, Trellis. Trellis is the first WordPress framework focused on pagespeed and ad performance, exclusively providing publishers with tools and technology that were previously only available to those with an engineering team. Mediavine is the only firm in the advertisement technology industry to develop a WordPress product of this scale. "We are thrilled to…

Colling Media Launches Programmatic Advertising for Outdoor Digital Billboards

Phoenix-based Colling Media continues helping clients innovate advertising campaigns with its latest offering: digital billboards. A world away from traditional advertising messages seen above streets and highways, digital billboards are purchased via programmatic real-time bidding (RTB). And unlike when exterior advertising was first used on street railways in 1850, the newest digital billboard technology tracks consumer and purchasing behavior with precision. Marketing Technology News: eGain Modernizes IVR Engagement…

Pinnacle Advertising Partners with Comscore

Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting, and evaluating media across platforms, announced that full-service marketing agency Pinnacle Advertising will be using its census-representative TV measurement at both the local and national level. The new agreement includes Comscore's automotive advanced audiences. Pinnacle Advertising's motto "Never Settle" defines its performance-driven approach to client success, and their seasoned leadership team has built a culture that emphasizes curiosity and bold ideas to…

AdQuick.com Launches Self-Serve Ad Platform for Out-of-Home Advertising

AdQuick.com, the North American leader in out-of-home advertising software, announced the launch of AdQuick Self-Service, a new offering that provides individuals, advertisers, and their agencies access to hundreds of thousands of pieces of out-of-home media through a familiar map-based, user interface and e-commerce style checkout. By streamlining complicated workflows, AdQuick Self-Service gives users the ability to quickly add out-of-home media to round out their omni-channel campaigns. "While today's world feels…

Anzu and PubNative Partnership Brings Cross-Platform In-Game Advertising to More Brands

World-leading in-game advertising platform Anzu.io announced a new partnership with PubNative, a mobile publisher platform and programmatic ad exchange which is now part of Verve Group. By becoming a programmatic partner of Anzu, advertisers working with PubNative will be able to display non-intrusive blended in-game display and video ads across all of Anzu's global PC, mobile and console gaming inventory. Anzu is the first-ever programmatic solution that serves blended in-game ads across all gaming platforms, giving…

Bobsled Marketing Selects Pacvue As Advertising Technology Partner

Bobsled Marketing, the leading agency provider for mid-sized brands selling on today’s major marketplaces, has selected Pacvue as its primary advertising technology partner. Pacvue is the leading enterprise platform for brands, sellers, and agencies to manage eCommerce advertising. Both companies have been lauded by Business Insider as being part of the top 18 companies powering Amazon’s advertising and seller business. Bobsled selected Pacvue as its primary technology partner to automate and optimize bidding, and produce…