Delmondo and Uru Announce Partnership

Partnership will Bring First-To Market Capabilities To Monitor Brand Safety, Prove Value Of Influencer Marketing Campaigns and Branded Integrations In Social Video, OTT and Digital Video Formats Delmondo, a leading social video analytics and sponsorship reporting software and Uru, an AI and computer vision company that generates brand insights for digital video, announced that Delmondo will integrate Uru’s Brand Recognition and Brand Safety Artificial Intelligence technologies into its platform. The partnership will bring…

The Emperor Has No Clicks: Don’t Stick with Clicks

The other day I met the Head of Digital marketing for a Fortune 100 major financial institution. We were having coffee and discussing the future of digital marketing. Even though we were talking about mobile, this person was laser-focused on one thing and one thing only: Click-through rates. Their goal was to avoid the notorious low CTRs of display advertising and so they were making campaign and creative decisions based on that objective. Also Read: Swrve Extends Leading Mobile Customer Interaction Platform to Support…

Don’t be the Guy Wearing the Fake Rolex: Support Ads.txt

Knock-offs have long been the bane of the fashion industry. One need only visit Canal Street in Manhattan to see “solid gold watches” peddled on the sidewalk, and Versace imitation purses hawked on the cheap. No brand wants to see a copy of their designer label sold on the black market. And no buyer wants to discover that their Rolex is really a faux-lex. Unfortunately, knock-offs aren’t confined to the fashion industry. The reselling of long-tail inventory under fraudulent terms has become common practice in the…

TechBytes with Gregory Fulton, VP, Product, AdRoll

Gregory Fulton VP, Product, AdRoll Personalization, performance, and precision are the three new P’s of marketing for B2B teams. Targeted advertising is not new to B2B industry, even as AdRoll announced the general availability of its AdRoll ABM for HubSpot and Marketo customers. AdRoll ABM is a full-funnel platform for marketers and sales departments to personalize ads with CRM data and see the impact directly inside their CRM dashboard. To understand the finer nuances of AdRoll's ABM product, we spoke to Gregory…

Why Brands Need to Adopt a Vertical Mindset

Of late, a new trend has been sweeping the Internet - and no, it’s not the next iteration of the fidget spinner. Everybody’s doing it, from that guy standing on the corner with his coffee in hand to news organizations such as the New York Times and National Geographic. I’m talking, of course, about the vertical video, the stuff that Snapchat videos and Instagram stories are made of, and the format that is increasingly taking precedence over the long-established landscape mode. In 2010, only 5% of…

TechBytes with Guillaume Clement, Chief Product Officer, Dailymotion

Guillaume Clement Chief Product Officer, Dailymotion By the end of 2017, 2.6 billion social network users will have been exposed to an average of 32 videos. By 2020, mobile video will generate more than 75% of mobile data traffic by 2021. However, video marketing and advertising technologies haven’t evolved much in the last two years, even as programmatic and intelligent content discovery platforms continue to grow at scale. Increasingly stringent brand safety and transparency standards to protect advertiser interests…

TechBytes with Cynthia Knapic, Head, Animoto for Business

Cynthia Knapic Head, Animoto for Business In May, online video creation platform Animoto was selected as a Facebook Marketing Partner to enable businesses to easily connect and manage their creative expertise successfully. Though the popularity of video marketing hasn’t come as a surprise for marketers, the challenges to successfully leverage technology remain unconquered. To understand how the company is upping their ante to effectively close the gap between branded and user-generated content for better video…

TechBytes with Janet Muto, President, WEVO

Janet Muto Co-Founder and President, WEVO Website optimization, if done correctly, improves the efficacy of the website by converting visitor traffic to engaged audience that turns into paying customers or subscribers. However, the largest challenge in building a fully-optimized website is the lack of insights into its pre-launch effectiveness. To understand how critical it is for B2B marketers to understand how website optimization works, we spoke to Janet Muto, Co-Founder and President at WEVO.MTS: How should B2B…

Consumer Acquisition’s Creative Marketplace Now Supports Google Universal App Campaigns

The Creative Marketplace Is First To Offer Ad Design Services For Both Facebook Ads And Google's Universal App Campaigns. ConsumerAcquisition.com, a Facebook and Instagram Marketing Partner offering the world's first end-to-end user acquisition platform, today announced that Google is now available as a channel in its Creative Marketplace. For the first time, advertisers can access high performance videos, images and ad copy from a unified creative marketplace that engages video editors, designers and ad copy writers for…

63% Marketers Do Not Utilize Fraud Prevention Techniques: Singular’s Fraud Index

Singular's Study Is The First Of Its Kind To Examine Fraud Data From Multiple Fraud Prevention Solutions, Each With Its Own Set Of Anti-Fraud Methods Singular, the industry's only unified marketing analytics solution connecting attribution data with campaign data in a single platform, announced the release of The Singular Fraud Index revealing the most active fraud prevention techniques in the mobile industry, as well as the 20 Most Secure Mobile Ad Networks driving the lowest rates of fraud. Singular's…

Interview with Gil Eyal, CEO,HYPR

"Influencer marketing is not a magical solution that will fix all your problems overnight. Brands should invest in understanding which forms of influencer marketing work for them." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us about your role and how you got here? What inspired you to be part of a social media intelligence company? As a marketer at heart, I’m a data fanatic. Over the years, I’ve gotten used to having access to more and more sophisticated audience demographic data and targeting solutions. Then I found myself in a…

AppNexus Join Hands with Tru Optik to Power Audience Targeting, Measurement, and Attribution for AppNexus’ Connected TV Marketplace

The World's Leading Independent AdTech Company – AppNexus Has Announced a Crucial Partnership With the Audience Intelligence Platform, Tru Optik The latest partnership with Tru Optik would bring AppNexus’ data-management platform at the forefront of Over-the-Top (OTT) and Connected TV market. The pair would work together to bring audience targeting, measurement, and attribution to AppNexus’ Connected TV marketplace. Back in May this year, AppNexus expanded its digital video capabilities into Connected TV marketplace to…

TechBytes with Agatha Rymanowska, SVP, Enterprise Operations, Conversant

Agatha Rymanowska SVP, Enterprise Operations, Conversant Conversant is the industry leader in personalized digital advertising and the digital media arm of Epsilon. The Conversant One-to-One Relationship Engine (Core), Conversant’s massive, continually learning engine that builds on the industry’s largest set of consumer data, was recently awarded “Best Industry Innovation” at the 2017 iMedia ASPY Awards.  We spoke with Agatha Rymanowska, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Operations, to understand how Conversant…

Interview with Dvir Doron, Chief Marketing Officer, Cedato

"When applied to video, header bidding makes it possible for publishers to monetize more efficiently than ever before." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us about your role at Cedato and how you got here? What do you enjoy most about being in video adtech? I joined very early on following an impactful meeting I had Ron Dick, Cedato’s CEO. At the time I was busy working on my own project, but Ron’s positivity, passion and overall vision for the company’s future intrigued me. It seemed like an industry-changing idea and a…

Snap Inc Acquires Metamarkets To Boost Snapchat Ad Data Analytics

Snap Inc, the Parent Company of Snapchat, Has Reportedly Acquired Metamarkets for the Programmatic Ad Data Analytics on Their Popular Social Media App Snap Inc is said to have acquired ad tech start-up Metamarkets, according to industry experts. Metamarkets offers data tools to some major names in media and programmatic advertising like Twitter, Oath, Applift, and so on. According to TechCrunch, citing anonymous sources, the technology and social media company most probably closed the deal to acquire Metamarkets for…

Interview with Ed Bussey, CEO, Quill

"Consumers are now interacting with brands across more channels and touch points than ever before, the issue of maintaining consistency and providing customers with a cohesive brand experience is also becoming increasingly important." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us about your role and how you got here? What inspired you to start a content production company? I began my career in the Royal Navy, followed by various security and counterterrorism roles with the UK diplomatic service. When the internet became more…

Interview with Alberto Sutton, SVP, Marketing, Onvia

"In those days, programming AI meant predicting as many possible outputs and linking some response or action to each. Nowadays the paradigm has shifted to programming of neural networks, where the machine learns over time through the exposure to data, patterns and events." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us a little bit about your role at Onvia and how you got here? I joined Onvia as Senior Vice President of Marketing in February 2016. I was attracted by the company's unique position to resolve the friction in the…

Interview with Michael Jaconi, CEO, Button

"Mobile is changing how brands and marketers think about their spend. For the first time in history, spending can be truly 'quantifiable'." On Marketing Technology MTS: Tell us a little bit about your role and how you got here? What inspired you to start a martech company? Prior to starting Button, I had the opportunity to work under one of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs, Hiroshi Mikitani - or Mickey as his friends call him. In that position, I was able to learn from a leader who had built his company from a…

TechBytes with Jeff Allen, Senior Director, Product Marketing, Adobe

Jeff Allen Senior Director, Product Marketing, Adobe Adobe Analytics is a guiding solution for enterprises to build their existing datasets into impeccable customer intelligence insights. With data, there is always the complexity of scale, relevance and ROI, attached. How should enterprises juggle between multi-channel data streams for insights and actions into customer behavior and experience? The firepower behind the customer intelligence used by two-thirds of the Fortune 100, Adobe Analytics empowers modern CMOs in…

W.I.I.M – Uniting Women In Influencer Marketing

Founders Jessy & Morgan Team Up To Boost Advocacy Among Women In The Influencer Industry Last week, we sat down with President and Vice President of W.I.I.M., Jessy Grossman and Morgan Kaye to get their take on the influencer industry, where they see it going, and how W.I.I.M. plays a key role in all of this. W.I.I.M (Women in Influencer Marketing) is an exclusive networking group for women who are making a name for themselves in the world of influencer marketing. The group consists of key female players from various…