Ogury Announces Unique Fraud Prevention Capabilities to Ensure Fraud Free In-App Ad Campaigns

Ogury partners with DoubleVerify to assist in the fight against ad fraud and its harmful impact on advertisers Ogury, the global leader in mobile advertising driven by user choice, announced the addition of proprietary App Spoofing Prevention and a partnership with DoubleVerify - a leading software platform for digital media measurement, data and analytics - to strengthen its commitment to fight fraud in advertising. Available today to new and current advertisers, these enhancements add two layers of fraud prevention to…

In-app Advertising Market Size Worth $226.4 Billion By 2025

The global in-app advertising market size is expected to reach USD 226.4 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 19.4% from 2019 to 2025, according to a new study conducted by Grand View Research, Inc. In-app advertising enables advertisers to display various types of advertisements, such as banners and pop-up videos, on mobile applications to reach their audience. The concept is gaining popularity owing to the rapidly increasing demand for mobile device-based advertising across various industry verticals such as education,…

Vungle Unveils New SDK to Significantly Impact In-App Ad Experience for Publishers and Users

Vungle's SDK 6.4 Features Support for Cache Optimization and MREC Video for Increased Impressions and Revenue Vungle, the leading performance marketing platform that is the trusted guide for growth and engagement transforming how users discover and experience apps, unveiled updates to its popular software development kit (SDK), with new features including Cache Optimization, which can deliver Vungle's high-quality creatives faster than ever. Additionally, the company also announced support for a new medium sized rectangle…

Smaato and Liftoff Reveal the Most Engaging In-App Ad Formats

Digital Ad Pricing and Performance Data Shows Varied Performance Across Price Points Smaato, the global in-app advertising platform, in partnership with Liftoff, a performance-based mobile app marketing and retargeting platform, published a new study on in-app ad pricing and performance. Buyers can use the data and insights to optimize their in-app ad campaigns by pinpointing the specific ad formats that will allow them to maximize engagement rates and drive conversions. The report analyzes activity across three trillion…

Gameloft Chooses PubMatic to Drive Programmatic In-App Advertising Growth

PubMatic, the publisher-focused sell-side platform (SSP) for an open digital media future, today announced it is working with Gameloft, a leader in the development and publishing of mobile games, to help marketers take full advantage of in-app advertising opportunities. Through this partnership, PubMatic will allow advertisers to easily access engaged audiences across Gameloft’s wealth of premium mobile environments. As apps are now the preferred environment for consumers to access information, connect and transact, they…

In-App Advertising Fraud: The Biggest Threats to Advertisers

In 2018, mobile ad spending accounted for nearly 70 percent of all digital advertising and surpassed TV as the leading advertising medium in the U.S. Not surprisingly, as brands allocate more of their ad budgets to mobile, the channel has also attracted fraudsters looking to game the system and turn a quick buck. Fraud in the mobile ecosystem is top of mind for advertisers, but few in the industry want to discuss the topic in the detail it warrants. However, it is only through frank and transparent discussions about fraud…

AdColony Receives TAG Certified Against Fraud Recertification, Continues Commitment To Fight In-App Ad Fraud

Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG) Certifies Mobile Advertising Marketplace for Second Year in a Row AdColony, the mobile performance marketplace, announced that the Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG) has awarded the company a 2019 Certified Against Fraud seal. For the second year in a row, AdColony is part of a group of media and advertising companies that have met the stringent requirements designed to protect advertisers, publishers, technology providers and consumers from digital ad fraud. “Digital ad fraud…

New Independent Research Study Uncovers Why Buyers Are Embracing Programmatic In-App Advertising

Buyers Cite Targeting Capabilities and Inventory Quality as the Top Criteria for Choosing Programmatic In-App Publisher Partners PubMatic, the publisher-focused sell-side platform (SSP) for an open digital media future, released a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of PubMatic, which found that buyers are allocating nearly a quarter of digital advertising budgets to mobile apps to capitalize on increased targeting and customer engagement, despite concerns about in-app fraud and measurability. The…

SOOMLA Raises $2.6M to Lift the Hood on the Black Box of In-app Advertising

The Financing Will Be Used to Fund SOOMLA's Continued Global Expansion SOOMLA, the leading mobile monetization measurement platform, announced a Series A investment of $2.6 million led by JAL Ventures with additional funds coming from existing investors. The financing will be used to fund SOOMLA's continued global expansion and for further investment in its proprietary technology platform. Tal Shaked, General Partner at JAL Ventures will join SOOMLA's board of directors. "SOOMLA has rapidly developed a leadership…

Love, Apptually: Understanding the Role In-App Advertising Plays In Connecting Consumers With Brands

Apps have the potential to make powerful connections with their users. With consumers visiting entertainment, sports, news and gaming apps between two and four times a day, spending around an hour on them in total, there is ample opportunity for advertisers to make the most of this highly targeted channel. Apps are perceived as a very intimate part of the mobile user experience, heightened by the fact that some apps are highly bespoke. This can give the impression that in-app advertising is intrusive and breaks a trusted…

In-App Advertising Poised for Growth, Driven by Strong Demand by Brands, New Global Research Shows

Fyber, a leading technology company creating solutions for smarter ad monetization, unveiled the results of a global survey conducted among media agencies and brands regarding attitudes and plans for mobile ad campaigns. Overall, both groups consider mobile to be the most effective channel to reach and engage users, with mobile in-app inventory delivering the best results across multiple metrics, including ROI. "Mobile devices are the consumer's primary means of accessing the Internet, and close to 90% of time on mobile…

The Tsunami Of In-App Programmatic Advertising Is Coming – Ride the Wave

In this article, we will discuss what in-app programmatic advertising is. We will also consider the factors causing the boom in in-app programmatic advertising, which include the increased use of mobile devices and the increased need for mobile content. The growth of this market in China, and how their model of life-app integration presents increased opportunities for in-app programmatic advertising future is also considered. What Is Programmatic Advertising? The next big trend in Marketing is in-app programmatic…

CrowdFlik Announces In-App Video Solution Ready for Beta Testing

CrowdFlik Platform Integrates Seamlessly Within Partner's Branded Mobile Experience CrowdFlik, Inc., the leading innovator in advanced mobile video technology connecting fans-to-brands through event based, fan centric collaborative mobile content experiences announced the launch of the beta version of its in-app enterprise solution for app developers and content platforms. "CrowdFlik is revolutionizing the connection between brands and fans by making video collaboration easy and fun for consumers who want to create and…

Adverty Partners With US-based Smaato for In-app-focused Ad Sales Growth

Adverty AB (publ) announces a partnership with US-based Smaato, the global in-app advertising platform, which delivers ads to mobile apps and games. The integration of platforms will enable Smaato's wide range of global buy-side partners and advertisers to access Adverty's new seamless ad inventory at scale Adverty is announcing a partnership with US-based Smaato, the global in-app advertising platform, which is used by top brands and media buyers to specifically access advertising space in mobile games and applications.…

Gladly Introduces In-App Chat, JetBlue Among First to Launch New Customer Service Contact Channel

With In-App Chat, the Airline Enables Customers to Reach Them Right Where They Are and Anticipates 20% Shift from Phone Conversations to Digital Channels Gladly, the company making customer service radically personal, today announced a new capability that allows companies to offer live chat from within their branded mobile applications. With this feature, consumers can now chat with customer support teams right from within a company’s native mobile app, without having to go to other places to get help. JetBlue, an early…

In-App Versus Open Web: Adopting Strategies for Optimal Customer Engagement

Optimizing mobile engagement requires an understanding of what both avenues offer and how they can be used effectively for customer engagement. The mobile app market is booming — expected to drive revenues of $189 billion next year — but a new crop of advertising options is set to send growth into overdrive. Google has opened up Discover inventory, Spotify sponsored playlists are now available to international brands, and Instagram is paving the way for instant purchase ads. So, is the writing on the wall for open web…

Mintegral Launches In-App Header Bidding Technology

Mintegral, a programmatic interactive advertising platform, has officially announced that it now supports in-app header bidding, making it the first Chinese ad-tech company to support this technology. Thanks to this new technology, mobile app publishers will have a better way to find the best buyer for each impression and increase their ad revenues. Mintegral Launches In-App Header Bidding Technology Header bidding is an advanced programmatic bidding technology that provides multiple…

Criteo and MoPub Partner to Successfully Scale In-App Native Ads on Mobile

Conversions for Criteo advertisers increased 90% year-over-year on MoPub inventory Criteo S.A., the advertising platform for the open Internet, announced strong results following the launch of in-app native ads with MoPub, the Twitter-owned mobile monetization platform. By launching this engaging ad format, which sees 4X higher clickthrough rates than banner ads, total conversions for Criteo advertisers on MoPub inventory increased 90% from Q2 2018 to Q2 2019. In the coming months, Criteo plans to partner with MoPub to…

The State of Programmatic Advertising: Why Mobile In-App Programmatic will be Really Different in 2020

What is the current state of mobile programmatic advertising, and how will it likely evolve in 2020? To answer these questions, we reviewed data on billions of transactions that have occurred on our exchange since the beginning of 2017, as part of InMobi’s newly released 2019 Mobile Programmatic Advertising Trends Report. Setting the Programmatic Benchmarks In-app mobile programmatic spending skyrocketed from 2017 to 2018. The fastest growth rate was in the largest market, the U.S. with a significant amount of the growth…

Adjust Puts an End to in-App Bot Attacks With New Standalone Unbotify Product

The New Solution, Individually-Tailored Based on an App's Natural User Flow, Harnesses AI and Machine Learning to Stop Bot Abuse in Real-Time Adjust, the industry leader in mobile measurement and fraud prevention, announced the launch of its new Unbotify product to end in-app bot fraud. Contrary to mobile ad fraud, in-app bot fraud does not target an app's marketing budget but attacks its business model after an install. Bots can be programmed to carry out various in-app events, and because they mimic human behavior, this…