Smartly.io Named a Leader in Social Media Advertising by G2

Customer Satisfaction Propels Smartly.io to High Ranking in Fall 2019 Grid Report Smartly.io, the leading social media advertising automation platform for performance and creative marketers, announced that it has been named a Leader in the Social Media Advertising category of the Fall 2019 Grid® Report by G2. G2 is the world's leading business solutions review website, and its database of over 915,600+ validated user reviews helps millions of businesses make better buying decisions every month. .@smartlyio named a Leader…

Back to Basics: How to Stop the Scroll for Social Media Advertising

Social Media Advertising That Brings a Mix of Entertainment and Education with Discounts, Resonates with the Audience  Ineffective social media advertising practices could prove to be detrimental to brand health and demotivate the best influencer marketing agencies. According to a recent Sprout Social report1 on the best practices in social media advertising, a significant percentage of social media consumers are disinterested in social media ads. In fact, the social media marketing software company found that there is a…

AdParlor Introduces First AI-Powered Technology to Enhance Social Media Advertising Effectiveness

Investing in social media is not a viral content marketing strategy anymore. Marketers are taking serious efforts to leverage this platform to create enriching customer engagement and make predictive analytics on user behavior. Success in social media marketing, however, becomes ominous with the addition of the sixth element of MarTech –Artificial Intelligence (AI). AdParlor, the leading all-in-one shop for social media advertising platform, announced world’s first AI-powered analytical capability to test ad effectiveness.…

Snapchat’s AR Advertising Technology and WIMI AI Algorithm SDK Give Birth to a New Social Media Ecosystem

Tailor Insight, the fintech market research organization, recently released a research report "Snapchat's AR advertising technology and WIMI AI algorithm SDK give birth to a new social media ecosystem". With the rapid development of artificial intelligence (AI) technology, its related technologies, such as computer vision, natural language processing, intelligent speech, image recognition, have gained great development space. Among them, computer vision technology is the most popular among startups and investment…

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…

Veritone One Launches Pay-Per-Performance Advertising Platform for Podcast and Social Media Influencers

Influencer Bridge Gives Content Creators Unprecedented Access to Advertisers and Enables Them to Monetize Their Content through Sponsored Ad Placements Veritone One, one of the world’s largest full-service performance-based audio advertising and media agencies, announced the launch of Influencer Bridge, the first of a series of innovative new advertising services. Influencer Bridge is a pay-per-performance advertising platform for influential audio and video content creators on today’s top media channels like podcasts,…

Catalina To Offer CPG Marketers, Retailers And Agencies New Targeting And Measurement Capabilities Across Television, Social Media And…

CMOs can now target and measure the impact of digital ads on in-store sales through the LiveRamp Data Store across 85 million households and 390 million devices Catalina Marketing, the market leader in shopper intelligence and personalized digital media that converts shoppers into buyers, will launch new audience segments and measurement offerings for U.S. CPG marketers in Q3 2019. Catalina will introduce more than 700 syndicated and countless customized purchase-based audience segments, and sales lift measurement…

Why Facebook Is Still the Strongest Social Media Platform When It Comes to Advertising

“Facebook is dead.” “The content sucks.” The media beatdown never stops. And yet we’re seeing up close how brands are allocating more of their digital dollars to Facebook advertising year-over-year. Conspiratory “truther” talk? Fake news? Hardly. Brands cannot deny two simple truths: 1) They’re always testing everything because they have to, and 2) after considerable testing and budget shifts, brands more often than not come back to Facebook fueled by a fierce desire to scale. Facebook advertising — when contextually…

New Research Identifies Top Advertising, Marketing, Social Media Companies in Key Industries

The top-performing advertising and marketing agencies that specialize in specific industry segments, such as automotive, finance, healthcare, and legal, were announced by Clutch, a leading B2B research, ratings, and reviews company. After analyzing 1000s of companies' presence and leadership in the market and interviewing their clients to learn about work quality, Clutch ranked the top 15 for each industry. Clutch's ranking methodology considers both quantitative and qualitative data related to the companies' market…

Millennials Feel Social Media is the Most Effective Advertising Medium — But Don’t Count TV Ads Out Yet, New Horowitz Study Finds

To Read Millennials and Gen Z, Think Outside the Facebook Box, Horowitz's Survey Data Suggests In today’s increasingly cluttered media environment, identifying the most effective media platforms for reaching target audiences is a critical concern for advertisers. Horowitz Research’s latest study, State of Advertising and Social Media, reveals half of the consumers still feel that TV ads during the “regular” (scheduled) airing of a show are the most effective way to reach them with information about new products, followed by…

Numerator Launches Paid Social Media And Streaming Ad Monitoring

EMERGING MEDIA COVERAGE FURTHER EXPANDS AD VISIBILITY Numerator, a data and tech company serving the market research industry, has introduced Paid Social Media and streaming ads in the form of Ad-Supported Video On-Demand (AVOD) monitoring through Numerator Ad Intel. Numerator Ad Intel will now report on 24 media channels with the two new additions -- providing intelligence into creative and ad spend. "Marketers deserve data and products that allow them to quickly cut through the noise and understand a complete view of…

The Social App Introduces “WhatsApp Import” Tool

Allowing Users to Secure Their Chats to a Military Grade Privacy First Platform The Social App (Social) rolled out a new feature that allows users to import their WhatsApp Chat history into Socialdirectly, allowing users not to forfeit their chat histories. The utility allows users to migrate their WhatsApp chat histories directly over to Social. Users download and sign-up for Social using their phone number. Once the account has signed up, users go to the desired WhatsApp individual & group chats and 1.) select…

Picture This: An Audience-First Approach to Video Advertising

It’s been proven that data-driven digital marketing is most successful when delivering personalized messaging to specific customer segments. Today’s consumers are demanding more relevant and assistive ad experiences than ever before. Yet, when it comes to video advertising, marketers often consider it a limited format to drive mass reach, brand awareness, and consideration. Marketers run the same ad created for television in digital no matter the context. This can be a drastically different environment whether the…

Power Digital Acquires Premiere Performance-Based Media and Social Creative Company, Social Method

Partnership Creates One of The Largest Tech-Enabled Performance Based Marketing Services Companies Powering Ecommerce Power Digital announced its acquisition of Social Method, one of the fastest-growing data-driven digital media buying and creative companies in the country. Specializing in performance-based Facebook and Instagram media and creative services, with a hyper-focus on driving a high return on business outcomes and revenue growth, Social Method is well-respected both for its impressive client portfolio and…

BRS Media’s dotFM Proclaims 2020 a Breakout Year for Emoji Domains

The .FM TLD saw a record growth of over 300% in Emoji-based Domain Names BRS Media, a diverse and growing media e-commerce firm that assists traditional and interactive media companies build and brand on the power of the Internet, announced that dotFM, the .FM Top-Level Domain Registry, saw a record growth in Emoji Domain Names in 2020 with a year over year growth of 387% in Emoji-based Domain Registrations. Emoji domain is a domain name with an expressive digital image or icon in it. In 2018, dotFM launched Emoji-based…

CloudCommerce to Launch Artificial Intelligence (AI) Advertising Venture

The Company will use AI to enhance its successful SWARM solution to cut advertising costs by as much as 50% CloudCommerce, Inc., a leading provider of digital advertising solutions, announced that it plans to launch an artificial intelligence (AI) venture that will focus on using AI to enhance its successful SWARM solution with the goal of cutting advertising costs by as much as 50%. Marketing Technology News: LiveIntent Expands C-Suite to Lead the Company’s Growth Trajectory “The tools are now available to do what…

Cadent to Expand Automated Addressable Linear and VOD Advertising Platform Across Europe with Liberty Global

Cadent's advanced TV platform to be launched across Liberty Global's footprint in 2021 Cadent, the advanced TV platform company, announced the expansion of its addressable advertising management platform in Europe in partnership with Liberty Global, one of the world's leading converged video, broadband and communications companies. Cadent has now expanded its automated addressable linear and VOD Advertising Platform into Liberty Global's Irish footprint, Virgin Media Ireland, with its continental European markets to follow…

Esquire Advertising Study Reveals Major Shifts in Shopping Activity

Esquire Advertising, a nationally leading adtech and marketing company based in Durham, North Carolina, recently investigated in-store shopping behaviors among U.S. consumers at furniture, home appliances, and other retail stores during the Black Friday weekends of 2020 and 2019. To conduct the study, Esquire Advertising applied its hyper-targeted marketing technology to capture mobile IDs for more than 670,000 consumers visiting 6,150+ brick-and-mortar retail locations across all regions of the United States. The company…

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 Digital Media Solutions, Madgicx, Nativex, ZW Data Action, and Clear Channel. DMS Leverages First-Party Data Asset to Spotlight Latest Trends In Growing & Evolving Auto Insurance Industry Leveraging its strong foothold in this evolving vertical, Digital Media Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of technology-enabled digital performance advertising solutions connecting consumers…

Top LinkedIn Competitors for B2B Media Marketing

Regardless of the industry, today’s competitive world demands businesses to stand out from the competition. As we progress further into the digital world, businesses will need to drive traffic to their website, identify quality leads, share expertise through thought-provoking content, and ultimately, grow their network. The above-mentioned process comes easy for LinkedIn as it has over 760 million users, with more than 260 million monthly active users. The platform which debuts primarily on forming, building, and sharing…