Mediavine Introduces Grow.me, a Publisher-Led First-Party Data Solution Integrating with LiveRamp’s Authenticated Traffic Solution

Mediavine, the largest exclusive ad management company in the United States and a Comscore top five lifestyle property with 130 million unique monthly visitors and 13 billion monthly ad impressions, introduces Grow.me, their proprietary first-party data solution, featuring an integration with LiveRamp's Authenticated Traffic Solution (ATS). Built and powered by Mediavine, Grow.me is an audience engagement framework that enables independent publishers to provide audience authentication through engagement tools like social…

Zoox Smart Data and Kubient Launch Strategic Partnership to Provide Premium Audiences With Vetted First-Party Data to Advertisers

Kubient, an open marketplace that enables advertisers and publishers to reach, monetize and connect their audiences efficiently and effectively and Zoox Smart Data, a solution in applying Big Data and artificial intelligence, have launched a strategic partnership to allow advertisers to buy with vetted first party, consumer provided audience data, resulting in more efficient spends and maximum value connecting with premium audiences. This is the first adtech infrastructure and marketplace partnership that enables real time…

Swapping the Third-Party Cookie for First-Party Data

A Cambridge study went viral back in 2015 claiming “Facebook knows you better than anyone else.” Participants took a personality test, then gave researchers access to their Facebook likes. The results were straight out of Black Mirror. Given enough data, the algorithm was better able to predict a person’s personality traits than any human participants. It needed access to 10 likes to beat a work colleague, 70 to beat a roommate, 150 to beat a parent or sibling, and 300 to beat a spouse. Facebook’s process of collecting…

Nielsen Launches Audience Planner Solution For Efficient Integration of First-Party Data

New Product Enables Marketers to Easily Link Their Data with Nielsen Data for Efficient Media Planning and Data-Driven Linear Campaigns Nielsen, a global measurement and data analytics company, launched Nielsen Audience Planner, an always-on solution that enables first-party audience segments to efficiently flow across systems to serve the various stages of the media planning and buying process. The new product offers marketers the opportunity to reach their most important consumers by performing blind-matches between…

CCPA Insights Series Part 1: Understand the Value of First-Party Data

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), enacted in 2018, came into effect from 1 January 2020. It is hailed as one of the strongest data privacy laws in the country, and other states are most likely to follow the path. Together with GDPR, CCPA has disrupted the data economy in the US and EU, with an irreversible impact (mostly positive) on the data operations of IT, Marketing, Sales and Customer Success departments. However, GDPR compliance doesn't mean your CCPA preparedness is unshakeable. You may still need to do…

The Rise of First-Party Data: Why Quality Matters Over Quantity

For years, digital marketers have paid hand over fist in the digital gold rush for data. Instead of a tangible product, tech companies earn millions in revenue from the data they collect on previous, current and future digital consumers. But digital marketers seeking to gobble up as much data as they can for their campaigns, while not stopping to consider the source of or methods used to collect it, are taking the wrong approach. The age-old mantra of “quality over quantity” has never been more relevant in online…

InfoSum launches Pioneering First-Party Data platform, Discovery

Telegraph Media Group, Infectious Media and Immediate Media Sign up to Technology That Solves the ‘Cookie Problem’, Making Audiences ‘Discoverable’ Without Sharing Customer Data InfoSum announced the launch of its Discovery platform, which enables media owners to make their audiences available for powerful privacy-safe insights, planning and activation in a cookieless world. Tougher data laws and increased restrictions from web browsers herald the imminent demise of the third-party cookie as a way of tracking consumer…

If First-Party Data Is the High Ground, Customer Experience Is the Escalator

You can’t advertise your way into first-party data superiority. So, you better have a customer experience strategy if you expect to win. First-Party Data: An Oldie but a Goodie Ever since Sears & Roebuck launched its famous direct-mail catalog in 1893, brands have used first-party data to grow and compete. Today, direct-to-consumer upstarts are making savvy use of first-party data to edge out older incumbents. But there are only so many brands a typical consumer has the time or inclination to directly interact with, so…

New Report: Advertiser Perceptions’ Latest Study Reveals 200+ Brand Marketers’ First-Party Data Use Goals and Significant Data-Confidence…

Most Marketers Clear on Goals and Intent. Only a Minority Very Confident They’ll Realize Potential in Time In a new report released, Advertiser Perceptions, the leader in data-driven business intelligence for the advertising industry, and MightyHive, the leading media consultancy, share the findings of a recent survey of over 200 senior brand marketers. Titled “The Data-Confident Marketer,” the study examines marketers’ views on first-party data: how they’re using it, where it lives in their organization, and how soon they…

Segment Launches Segment Select, A New Program To Help Companies Leverage First-Party Data Through Certified Partners

New Program Will Also Help Partners Access Growing Market Opportunity Around Customer Data Infrastructure (CDI) Segment, the customer data infrastructure company, launched Segment Select, a new program designed to help Channel and Technology Partners easily build and implement solutions for their customers that leverage Segment’s Customer Data Infrastructure (CDI). Segment Select provides partners with technical certification, sales training, dedicated technical support, and personalized co-marketing opportunities. “The…

Two Thirds of Marketers Say Walled Gardens Are Major Block to Improving First-Party Data

68% of Marketers Say That Walled Gardens Do Not Provide Enough Data to Effectively Analyse and Measure Campaigns Research commissioned by Sizmek has uncovered concerns around how "walled gardens" (closed platforms such as Google or Facebook) can be major roadblocks to helping brands evaluate data, with 68% of marketers saying walled gardens do not provide enough data to effectively measure campaigns. The study, which surveyed over 500 decision-making brand marketers across Europe and the US, also found that two-thirds…

Commerce Signals Launches Tracking Service for First-Party Data

The New Tracking Service by Commerce Signals Ensures Consistent Management of Consumer Privacy and Data Use Across the Marketing Data Supply Chain Recent events regarding uses of consumer data clearly demonstrate the need for transparency to anchor consumer trust, brand identity, and data partnerships. Over the last six years, Commerce Signals has built both its platform and business around creating trust and transparency in data. By expanding on existing services to leading financial institutions and retailers, Commerce…

5 Easy Steps to Turn Third-Party Marketing Data Into Great First-Party Data

While third-party data can add tremendous value for any company, most buyers of this data don’t take the necessary steps to get the most out of it, thus leading to a low return on investment, discontent with the data quality, and churning through different providers year after year. This article will explore five easy steps to turn third-party data into valuable first-party data. Just so we are on the same page, let’s define first-party vs. third-party data. First Party Data: This is data from your marketing, sales,…

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New data-intelligence solution enables advertisers to more efficiently realize a return on their advertising spend (ROAS) by delivering more relevant, personalized advertising experiences to high-intent consumers The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi is one of the first to partner with Tripadvisor's first-party data platform Tripadvisor, the world's largest travel platform, launches Tripadvisor Navigator, a proprietary first-party data platform delivering audience targeting, insights, and performance…

Invoca Releases Signal Discovery to Give Marketers Access to an Untapped Source of First-Party Customer Data

First-of-its-kind solution powered by unsupervised machine learning helps marketers uncover and apply an unprecedented level of customer insights from inbound phone conversations Invoca, an AI-powered call tracking and conversational analytics company, unveiled Signal Discovery, the latest extension to its Signal AI product suite. Signal Discovery is a first-of-its-kind tool that analyzes businesses’ calls to automatically uncover conversational insights about their high-intent buyers, which marketers can use to inform…

Buzzoole Launches Fraud Detection Tool for Influencer Marketing Based on Opt-In First-Party Instagram Data

In a bid to eradicate fraud from influencer marketing, Buzzoole has developed proprietary technology that can identify fake accounts, fake followers and fake engagements or interactions. Based on opted-in first-party data collected from Instagram Business Accounts supplied by actual influencers and creators on Buzzoole’s platform, the technology will deliver to brands influencers who can guarantee real audiences, real engagements and real robust results. According to the eConsultancy survey 'Influencer Marketing…

Inmar’s Collective Bias Launches the First-of-Its-Kind Suite of Advanced Analytic Solutions Utilizing First-Party Shopper Data

prescriptiveIQSets New Standards for Marketing Data Insights Collective Bias, Inc., the leader in shopper-focused influencer marketing, and an Inmar company announced prescriptiveIQ, a suite of analytic solutions using first-party shopper data along with various data science applications to provide insights that inform every step of the influencer marketing process. PrescriptiveIQ determines what kind of content will perform best for campaigns when to run campaigns, and how well the brand is doing across the category -…

Identity Data Fuels a Consumer-Centric View in a Post-Cookie World

When it comes to getting data that helps us better understand and reach our customers, we’re overdue for an industry course correction. The clock is winding down on cookies, but a path forward to fill the third-party cookie void on the open web remains unclear. As the industry waits to see what cookie-less strategies win out, there are learnings we can apply now in the wake of being overly reliant on a single dataset or identifier. While Apple rethinks its consent requirement for companies to access its Identifier for…

Kochava Collective and Foursquare Partner for Premium Data Enrichment

A Seamless Solution for Marketers to Enrich Privacy-Safe, First-Party Customer Data Kochava, the leading real-time data solutions company for omni-channel attribution and measurement, and Foursquare, the most trusted, independent location data and technology platform, announced a partnership to enable marketers and publishers to enhance their first-party intelligence with real-world location data. This new offering will allow marketers to power in-house customer analytics, personalization and audience building with privacy…

Horizon Media Announces Innovative Audio Data Integration With iHeartMedia

Horizon Media, a leader in delivering data-driven business outcomes for some of the most innovative and ambitious brands, announced a data partnership with iHeartMedia, the No. 1 audio platform in America, to integrate their respective data platforms for audio targeting to provide greater visibility into total audience impressions for Horizon clients and to be able offer brands data-based audience planning optimization across iHeartMedia’s broadcast and digital platform, including its more than 270 million monthly consumers…