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MarTech Interview with Andrea Maconachy, EVP of Marketing at All Campus

"The fields of marketing and technology are inescapably intertwined. You can’t be a marketer unless you’re harnessing data in some way, and with the vast amount of data we deal with day-to-day you have to have technological help." Please tell us about your journey into marketing technology and how you started at All Campus. The fields of marketing and technology are inescapably intertwined. In my opinion, you can’t be a marketer unless you’re harnessing data in some way, and with the vast amount of data we deal with…

38% of Small Businesses Increased Ad Spend in 2020, Despite Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic

The spread of the coronavirus caused the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. Still, new data shows that more small businesses chose to increase their advertising efforts rather than decrease to cut costs Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the time spent on digital platforms for adults jumped to over 16 hours a day. Companies recognized this opportunity to connect with customers. In fact, 38% of small businesses increased their ad spend in 2020, according to a new report from The Manifest, a how-to…

Kubient Reveals Ad Execs Are Seeking More Insights for Their Ad Spend

Ad Tech shares Industry's Perspective of Ad Fraud Kubient, the cloud advertising marketplace that enables advertisers and publishers to reach, monetize and connect their audiences efficiently and effectively, conducted a survey of advertising professionals that sought to take a snapshot of the industry's perspective on the multi-billion dollar problem of advertising fraud, how they allocate budget based on risk, the channels that have the best ROI, as well as the overall lack of confidence in the industry's ability to…

Dun & Bradstreet Launches Buyer Intent, To Help Increase ROI For UK B2B Marketing Teams

Early adopters realise 37% increase in email open rates and 20% increase in return on ad spend Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, announced the availability of D&B Buyer Intent in the UK, which enables B2B marketing and sales teams to unmask early-stage buying signals from companies in the market to buy. This early detection of digital signals enables sales and marketing teams to increase the timeliness, relevancy, and impact of their go-to-market strategy.…

Tremor Video’s Self-Service DSP Leads With Substantial Growth of 650% in Ad Spend YOY

In Contrast to Industry Slow-Down, Advertisers Increasingly Leveraging Tremor Video’s Technology to Execute Campaigns With Efficiency and Flexibility Tremor Video, the leading programmatic video platform, today announced that the number of clients using its self-service DSP has more than doubled and self-service ad spend has increased by 650% since Q3 2019. Following Tremor Video’s investment in platform enhancements, increasing advertiser demand has reinforced the company’s DSP as an efficient, flexible and streamlined…

Simpli.fi Expands Capabilities for Retail, Ecommerce, and Direct-to-Consumer Advertisers with Transaction Value Reporting

New Capability Enables Advertisers to Track Purchase Price and Order ID Data to Attribute Return on Ad Spend Simpli.fi, the leading programmatic platform for CTV, addressable, and mobile advertising, announced the addition to its reporting capabilities of Transaction Value Reporting. With this enhancement, Simpli.fi is expanding its robust reporting and analytics suite for retail, eCommerce, and Direct-to-Consumer (DTC) advertisers. Transaction Value Reporting enables advertisers to derive additional attribution data and…

Kochava Unveils Advanced OmniChannel Solution Set for Publishers

Kochava for Publishers Designed to Maximize Monetization for First-party Ad Measurement Kochava, the leading real-time data solutions company for omni-channel attribution and measurement, announced the release of Kochava for Publishers. This new tool addresses a vital need for publishers to understand their true reach, ensure brand safety and data privacy, and to prove efficacy of ad spend to advertisers running campaigns on the publisher platform on their first-party audiences. This new solution set, which is part of…

Colling Media Innovates with Optimized Facebook Catalog Ads

Phoenix-based Colling Media is pushing the boundaries of advertising by helping brands maximize ad spend and innovate marketing messages with Facebook's new Catalog advertising feature. Promoting products and services on Facebook, the largest social network with more than 2.6 billion monthly active users, is a staple of online advertising. Previously, advertisers were limited to static images of a single product, but Facebook's introduction of Catalog advertising presents brands with multiple opportunities in a single ad to…

Study: Global Social Media Ad Spend Soars, Signaling Brand Confidence in Digital Channels

Socialbakers, the leading social media marketing platform, released a comprehensive report on Social Media Trends for Q3 2020. The report reveals that despite a turbulent three quarters of COVID-related challenges in 2020, social media ad spend rose sharply in Q3 to pre-pandemic levels, led by increased investment in e-commerce ads. Other insights from the report include the regions and industries which are showing the strongest ad spend recovery, a significant global increase in cost-per-click (CPC) and a shift in audience…

Taboola Launches The Taboola Creative Shop

Taboola announced the introduction of The Taboola Creative Shop, the first global program to help brands and media agencies execute and optimize advertising campaigns that run on its network. More than 200 brands and their media agencies across retail, CPG, automotive, financial services, and e-commerce categories have chosen the Creative Shop to significantly boost click-through rates (CTR), ad viewability, return on ad spend (ROAS), and more. The Taboola Creative Shop leverages data from hundreds of thousands of…

New Numerator Halloween Tracker Shows Seasonal Candy Ad Spend Down 19%, Halloween Candy Sales Up 26%

Numerator, a data and tech company serving the market research space, has launched a Halloween Candy Tracker to help monitor and understand how brands and retailers are adapting in the midst of uncertainty. The Candy Tracker will monitor omnichannel promotions and advertising activity within the Candy category throughout the 2020 Halloween season, and will be published weekly through early November. Marketing Technology News: Momentum Expands Insight Strength With the Acquisition of Last Mile Insight LLC in North America…

Quotient Unveils New In-Store Digital Out-Of-Home Inventory Powered by Deterministic Shopper Purchase Data

Quotient, the leading digital promotions, media, and analytics company for CPG and retail marketing, announced the availability of an in-store network of Digital Out-Of-Home (DOOH) inventory, allowing brands to execute targeted brick and mortar campaigns in convenience, grocery, and drugstore locations using proprietary shopper intent data and exclusive shopper purchase data. With the addition of high-impact in-store DOOH inventory to their marketing mix, brands can reach millions of consumers, engaging them during the…

Marketers Need Transparency and Addressability to Increase Effectiveness of Their Ad Spend Finds a Major Independent Research Firm Study

94% of Executives Scrutinize How Digital Media Spend Is Performing MediaMath, acclaimed independent advertising technology company for brands and agencies, released the findings of a custom Forrester Opportunity Snapshot study called "Confident Media Spending Requires A More Transparent And Addressable Supply Chain", commissioned by MediaMath, highlighting the issues facing programmatic buying and the programmatic media ecosystem. The study shows that only 33 percent of marketers say they can demonstrate and report the…

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 Sprinklr, Smartly.io, ADYOULIKE, Kenshoo, InVideo, and Ogury. Sprinklr and TikTok Launch New Advertising Partnership Sprinklr, the leading Customer Experience Management platform (CXM), announced it is integrating with TikTok, becoming the first API partner to support in-feed video ads. This partnership allows advertisers to create and manage in-feed video ads on TikTok alongside ad…

ADYOULIKE Advertising Barometer Reveals UK Ad Spend Trends during COVID-19 Crisis

Analysis from the UK's largest native advertising platform ADYOULIKE for the period March to mid-April reveals key ad spend trends during the COVID-19 crisis. The first in a regular series of COVID-19 Advertising Barometer data reports to be published by ADYOULIKE looking at the state of the UK ad market during the crisis. ADYOULIKE, which integrates directly with the UK's leading news publishers, including titles such as The Guardian, The Independent, The Mirror, The Sun, Daily Mail, The Telegraph & more – and has…

Atlanta’s Perfect Audience Offers up to $5,000 Free Ad Spend to Businesses

Atlanta based advertising platform PerfectAudience.com offers up to $5,000 in matching ad funds, opens up free Artificial Intelligence Lab to help companies optimize their ad budgets Perfect Audience, the leading next-generation advertising engine, is offering matching advertising dollars to any qualified advertiser during the month of April. Marketing Technology News: Digital Realty Earns 2020 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award The ad dollars can be used for any display ad, Google, Facebook or Instagram ad.…

Online-to-Offline Attribution: Three Vital Questions to Ask

Traditional advertising has long been a core part of the brand advertising arsenal, because it has been perceived as reaching the largest audience. But the landscape of advertising has shifted heavily toward digital, with mobile’s rapid growth changing the status quo faster than any medium had before.  To underscore this point, Digital Advertising increased by 19.1% in 2019 to $129.3 billion, while traditional advertising fell 19% to $109.5 billion, meaning that digital will account for 54.2% of total spending. While this…

TechBytes with Nima Mirbakhsh, CTO at Morphio

Tell us about the team and technology you handle at Morphio. We have a nimble and highly motivated team of Digital Marketers, Software Engineers, and Data Scientists. We’re working together to change the way Agencies and Marketing teams approach digital data and decision making. Core AI technologies include TensorFlow for anomaly detection and forecasting. We also integrate a handful of  ‘off the shelf’ scalable technologies and custom technologies that we have created to protect digital marketers against their unexpected…

Why the Death of Cookies Means Profit for Google

If you thought Google’s announcement regarding the elimination of cookies from Chrome in 2 years was only about consumer privacy, you’re wrong. It’s all about revenue. Google has spent the last 20 years perfecting their Advertising business model, and what better way to protect your ownership of audience data than removing the other options. Most research shows that Google owns between 60-70% of the share of usage across all browser types, with the next highest competitors tied fairly evenly at 9% for Firefox and Safari…

$5 Billion by 2020: How OTT, CTV, and Video Formats Build the Future of Advertising

Summarizing experiences and outcomes of conferences that were held last month by IAB ALM and CTV Roundtable, I can pinpoint one overarching idea: programmatic buying is peaking, and it’s no longer bound only to digital media – today, it is represented by television, radio, and out-of-home technologies. A new Winterberry Group study reveals that this year, programmatic ad spending will account for $389.5 billion, which is 7.2% more than in 2019. Programmatic advertising has always been susceptible to tech innovations, but…