LONDON: Spending on traditional media channels has suffered for several years at the hands of a succession of digital ones – internet, mobile, social – but there are signs of change that could herald a more stable future.
LONDON: UK advertising expenditure hit a record £22.2bn in 2017, with spending exceeding £6bn in the final quarter of the year, according to the Advertising Association/WARC Expenditure Report, the definitive measure of advertising ...
LONDON: Sky, the entertainment and communications company, was the biggest advertiser on traditional media (i.e., excluding internet advertising) in the UK in 2017, spending £197.1m over the year according to new data from Nielsen.
SINGAPORE: Marketers in Asia-Pacific will outspend their international counterparts in digital channels this year, with an estimated 45% of all adspend going into digital compared to an average 40% in other markets.
SYDNEY: Australian online advertising expenditure hit A$7.9bn in 2017 with classifieds emerging as the fastest-growing format as the rate of growth slowed in the traditional engines of display and search.
HONG KONG: Online advertising, including interactive and mobile, accounted for 55% of advertising budgets in Hong Kong last year, according to a new survey which suggests online channels will continue to drive adspend growth in 2018.
GLOBAL: Successful brands allocate 13% of their media budgets to out of home advertising, while the channel’s share of global display adspend has remained stable over the last decade, according to a new analysis of the sector by WARC Data.
MINNEAPOLIS: Preliminary estimates of in-game ad expenditures for Super Bowl LII indicate that a total of $414m was spent – which would be the second largest amount ever after last year’s game which generated $419m.
LONDON: The UK’s ad market reached a new milestone during the third quarter of 2017 as almost one in four pounds spent on advertising went to mobile, which posted year-on-year growth of 30.7% to £1.3bn, according to Advertising ...
GLOBAL: Major sporting events and political campaign spending are expected to underpin growth of 4.7% in the global ad market – the strongest rate since 2011 – as the PyeongChang Winter Olympics and Russia World Cup help push marketing ...
NEW YORK: Facebook and Google completely dominate digital advertising at present, but at least three major ad holding companies are reported to be planning to increase their spending with Amazon by a significant amount next year.
This paper provides a best practice guide to applying segmentation to a media strategy, which enables marketers to increase the relevance of communications by delivering the right message or content to the desired target audience.
This article, taken from the Warc Toolkit 2017 report, discusses how to achieve marketing effectiveness in the digital age by striking the right balance between close targeting and mass reach, and between short- and long-term strategies.
Mobbie Nazir, WARC Best Practice, November 2016
This paper explores the use of social within the roster of a campaign's media use; a broad term, it refers to a collective of online communication channels built on community-based input, interaction, content-sharing and collaboration.