In the pursuit of greater personalisation, we’re crossing the boundary between clever and creepy. We have reached advertising’s ‘uncanny valley’ - when technology becomes so human-like that it makes people uneasy – argues UM’s Michael Hanbury-Williams.
With 2018 set to be a bigger year than ever for social media, Solberg Audunsson outlines what will be the biggest trends such as influencer audiences driving brands, sponsor tagging and Instagram’s one billion active monthly users.
LONDON: The vast majority (95%) of CMOs at leading brands in the UK say they have overhauled their digital strategies this year following widespread publicity about brand safety, fraud and transparency, a new survey has revealed.
NEW YORK: The 4A’s (American Association of Advertising Agencies), Association of National Advertisers (ANA) and Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) have jointly called for industry self-regulation to help “banish” the most ...
GroupM's John Montgomery, EVP, Global Brand Safety, told WARC why advertisers can never totally eliminate the risk of appearing alongside inappropriate content; while it is possible to introduce strong safety measures, he adds, these come at a cost.
Research on WARC, MediaSense, June 2017
This report presents the findings of a large-scale study into marketers' attitudes and priorities for the future, revealing that control over customer strategy and data, organisational integration, and brand safety are the focus for 2020.
IAB Europe Research Awards, Winner, Best Use of Research Budget, 2017
This paper details the findings of a study into consumer attitudes and awareness across Europe of the European Self-Regulatory Programme for Online Behavioural Advertising (OBA), a mechanism for consumers to control their preferences for online behavioural advertising.
Evan Neufeld, Journal of Advertising Research, Vol. 57, No. 1, 2017, pp. 109-117
This article provides an excerpt from a best practice study, commissioned by CIMM to identify the best and worst practices and provide frameworks and guidelines that brands could apply when conducting cross-device and cross-platform exercises in consumer matching.