Mobiquity Technologies and Source Digital Announce Interactive Shoppable Video Advertising Partnership

Partnership is Intended to Redefine the Value of Impression Based Video Advertising Mobiquity Technologies, Inc., a leading provider in next generation advertising technology, and Source Digital, a patented interactive video and advanced commerce platform, announced their partnership to integrate technologies.  The confirmed partnership will create a new format of Interactive Shoppable Video Advertisements ("ISVAs") that engages audiences with more content, product or offer information, and allows eCommerce Purchases from…

Fan-tastic FC Barcelona and 80 Million Instagram Followers: What Every Marketer Could Learn from Rakuten Arena’s Omnichannel Media…

The population of Spain is 47 million. The population of Argentina is 45 million. The number of followers on FC Barcelona's Instagram handle: 80 million and above. Interesting isn't it! It was a special Thanksgiving Sunday that we will remember for more than one sporting reason. First, 2019 Formula One (F1) season came to an end at Abu Dhabi with Brit Lewis Hamilton signing off the year with another win. And, second, the Spanish soccer giant, FC Barcelona had a ball yesterday, routing La Liga rivals Atlético de…

3radical Extends the Power of Voco With New Content Hosting Interface

Enables Third Parties to Integrate Their Own Interactive Digital Mechanics into Voco's ­­Audience Engagement Capabilities 3radical, developer of the Voco audience engagement platform, is launching its Content Hosting Interface, enabling its customers and third-party agencies to develop and integrate their own interactive digital mechanics into the Voco platform. This new capability, which is available immediately on Voco instances worldwide, is part of 3radical's commitment to creating an open and flexible platform that…

Vidyard Extends Partnership with Adobe to Bring Industry-Leading Video Hosting and Analytics to Marketo Engage Customers

Expanded partnership helps Marketo Engage customers personalize their marketing experiences and drive greater audience engagement through the power of video content and video analytics Vidyard, a leading video platform for business, today announced an expanded partnership with Adobe to bring the power of video content and video engagement analytics to B2B marketing teams around the world. Marketo Engage, part of Adobe Marketing Cloud in Adobe Experience Cloud, is a complete solution for B2B marketers responsible for…

BrightTALK Unveils New Talks Platform, Redefining Industry Standard for Live Webinars

BrightTALK, the online event and live webinar platform trusted by more than 8 million industry professionals, today announced the launch of Talks, a new presenting experience that reimagines the B2B live video experience for speakers, viewers, and marketers. The Talks platform marks a comprehensive redesign of BrightTALK’s live presenting experience, adding advanced HD video capabilities powered by best-of-breed cloud technologies for maximum reliability. As a leading provider of webinar solutions for more than a decade,…

Falcon.io Acquires Unmetric, Creating One of the Most Complete, Unified Social Media Management Solutions in the Market

Cision announced that Falcon.io, its social media management division, has acquired Unmetric, a leader in delivering insights from social benchmarking, audience engagement, and content performance. Unmetric delivers public data from leading global brands across social media channels, enabling companies to enhance their content strategy, better engage with their customers, and spend time where it matters, delivering on business objectives and ROI. Falcon.io will integrate Unmetric into their Social Media Marketing…

E-Commerce Marketing Strategies: For 2019 and Beyond

“The New American Dream is a version of the entrepreneurial journey that is unlike anything that has ever existed before,” writes CEO Bedros Keuilian in Entrepreneur. “The barrier to entry to becoming an entrepreneur is literally the lowest it's ever been right now.” This is an incredible time to start and grow an e-commerce business. Unlike decades past, when companies required massive funding, ad budgets, and connections with major broadcast networks and magazines to spread the word about its products, the technology…

iPR Software Introduces the First Artificial Intelligence Application for Online Newsrooms and Digital Publishing

Metatron AI to Launch at PRSA 2019 International Conference  and will Revolutionize PR and Marketing Publishing & Sharing iPR Software, the leader in Online Newsrooms, Digital Publishing, Digital Asset Management (DAM) solutions, and customized integrated solutions, announced its largest technology rollout to date at Public Relations Society of America’s International Conference in San Diego, California. With the launch of “Metatron,” iPR Software’s new application empowers Artificial Intelligence (AI) cloud…

Reflect AdLogic Delivers More Than One Billion Ads in 2019 and Powers One of the Largest Digital Signage Networks in the US

Platform Enables PatientPoint and Cedar Fair to Seamlessly Incorporate Measurable Advertising into Specialized Brand Content Reflect, a leader in award-winning digital signage, announced that its AdLogic platform has served more than one billion ads this year. This momentum is the result of multiple enhancements to the platform and the expansion of its digital signage activations. Reflect customers include Cedar Fair Entertainment Company, one of the world’s largest operators of amusement parks, water parks and park…

Vidyard Extends Partnership with Adobe to Bring Industry-Leading Video Hosting and Analytics to Marketo Engage Customers

Expanded Partnership Helps Marketo Engage Customers Personalize Their Marketing Experiences and Drive Greater Audience Engagement Through the Power of Video Content and Video Analytics Vidyard, a leading video platform for business, today announced an expanded partnership with Adobe to bring the power of video content and video engagement analytics to B2B marketing teams around the world. Marketo Engage, part of Adobe Marketing Cloud in Adobe Experience Cloud, is a complete solution for B2B marketers responsible for…

ICX Media Names Serge Matta President & CEO

Company Raises Additional $6.6 Million to Accelerate Growth ICX Media, a leading video intelligence provider offering data-driven content and analytics solutions, announced digital media industry veteran, Serge Matta, former President, GroundTruth, and former CEO and President, Comscore, has joined as President and Chief Executive Officer. Michael Avon, the founder of ICX Media, will remain actively involved with the company as Executive Chairman. The company also closed an additional $6.6 million financing led by…

HireInfluence Challenges Brands to Be More Than Just Another #Ad

Global Agency Introduces New Vision and Branding to Coincide with Instagram's Recent Shift in Audience Engagement Methods HireInfluence, a global full-service influencer marketing agency, has rolled out a brand new look to their website as they debut a fresh perspective on influencer strategies. The site is centered around "designing experiences, not #ads" to communicate the agency's powerful stance against non-authentic audience engagement and manufactured performance indicators on social posts. This approach will…

Consumer Trust: The Secret to Email Success for Publishers & Advertisers

After years of being written off as dead, email is having a renaissance, becoming one of the best “new” channels for audience engagement for brands and publishers. And it’s easy to see why: as consumer trust in the media and social platforms like Facebook have declined, consumers, publishers and brands are all looking for a better alternative—a channel that doesn’t make users cringe with concern over privacy and fake news. Recommended: SoundHound INC. Integrates Here Mapping and Location Data into Houndify Voice AI…

AI Video Enhancement Startup Minute.ly Raises $8 Million to Help Publishers Boost Video Performance

Latest round will empower publishers and content creators to maximize ROI from their video content, increasing traffic, user engagement and revenue Minute.ly, a leading AI-driven video enhancement company, today announced the closing of an $8 million financing round with investors including Ansonia Holdings, and strategic participation by Infront, a leading sports marketing company. They were joined by existing investor, Gilad Shabtai. The funding will help Minute.ly continue to develop its AI-powered solutions and…

Launchmetrics Releases Dedicated Brand Decisioning Platform, Insights, Exclusively for Fashion, Luxury & Cosmetics Industries

With it launches an interactive microsite dedicated to the Insights100 -- a selection of brands and influencers such as Gucci, Cartier, Fenty Beauty, Chiara Ferragni and Tati Westbrook, to provide a comparative benchmark, through the efficiency of machine learning, and offer an analytical vision on the impact that marketing investments have for brands within the same segment In the race to reach today's digitally savvy consumer and stay relevant, brands are facing more challenges than ever before. Siloed KPIs and a lack of…

The Latest Local Social Features Brands Need to Know

For social media marketers, every new platform feature is an opportunity. New reporting tools let marketers fine-tune campaigns. New targeting features help marketers reach the ideal customer. New social platforms give marketers the chance to connect with audiences before competitors catch on. New social features from Facebook, Instagram and Google are empowering marketers to realize the power of localized content, reach customers earlier in the consumer journey and analyze campaigns in more detail. Here are four of the…

Kaltura Introduces Industry’s Most Advanced Video Analytics Platform To Drive Actionable Business Insights from Video Data

Kaltura Video Analytics provides its Enterprise and Education customers highest level of data granularity around viewing and engagement and content creation, as well as actionable insights Kaltura, the leading video technology provider, has announced the launch of new advanced video analytics for its video platform, serving Kaltura’s Enterprise and Education customers, with a focus on new viewing, engagement and creation dimensions with detailed dashboards with actionable insights on audience engagement. Analytics is a…

MarTech Interview with Paul Heald, CEO and Co-Founder at BrightTALK

"As Customer Experience and Automation technologies have matured, we’ve seen more of our customers valuing personal and authentic connections with people and businesses achieved with live talks." Tell us about your role and journey into Marketing Technology. What inspired you to launch BrightTALK? When the Internet took off in the late 1990s, we began to see a new knowledge economy emerge, one in which professionals trade their skills and expertise, freely supported by the free flow of information and know-how available…

Unmetric Adds Image Analytics for Branded Social Content to its Platform

New capabilities enable digital marketers to identify the objects and image colors in branded social content that drive the most positive audience engagement Unmetric, an enterprise solution for branded content analysis and discovery, announced new image analytics capabilities that enable digital marketers to identify the most engaging objects and colors in images that they or other brands post on social media. These insights will enable brands to make strategic decisions about the use of specific object tags and colors…

Phunware Announces New Data and Knowledge Graph Products

New Maas Platform Capabilities Allow Customers to Create Unique Audiences for Real-Time Targeting and 1:1 Interactions Globally Phunware, Inc., a fully-integrated enterprise cloud platform for mobile that provides products, solutions, data and services for brands worldwide, announced a new suite of data and knowledge graph products for its Multiscreen as a Service (MaaS) platform that enable key insights into mobile audience engagement and monetization through expanded data relationships. Phunware Announces New Data and…