Bianca Staub, ARF Experiential Learning, March 2018
Nielsen, a global information and measurement company, led an initiative to help Getty Images deepen its understanding of its audience composition and its customers' preferences of specific image attributes.
The nefarious activities of bad actors in the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica debacle may spark an unwarranted moral panic around the use of psychometric profiling in consumer research, argues Eaon Pritchard.
This article looks at how neuromarketing can now accurately and cost-effectively predict consumer intentions with no conscious bias in purchase decision influencers by using low-cost biometric and psychometric tools.
Dipesh Mistry, Chris Warren, ESOMAR, Congress, New Orleans, September 2016
This paper discusses how best to use 'non-conscious' methods of research, including misconceptions of such methods and the damaging trend for researchers to claim they are using them when they are not.
Tom Vannozzi, Andy Lack, Luke Mantell, Julie Knox, ESOMAR, Congress, New Orleans, September 2016
This paper reports on research that subjected an advertisement (for an online sports betting firm) to various implicit methods of pre-testing research to determine whether these newer approaches can hinder, enhance or even replace existing methods of predicting an ad's effectiveness.
Leigh Caldwell, Lizzi Seear, ESOMAR, Congress, New Orleans, September 2016
This paper reports on a global survey research project for InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) - utilising an implicit approach and behavioural economics - that helped IHG's Holiday Inn brands identify key areas for investment to enhance the customer experience.
Thom Noble, Dr. Andrew Baron and Dr. Aaron Reid, WARC Webinars, October 2015
The last webinar in this three-part series on neuromarketing explores implicit response testing in further detail, helping clients and interested parties to better understand the different approaches on offer for measuring implicit response.
David Penn and Anthony Tasgal, WARC Webinars, December 2014
This webinar explores the future of research, from looking at researching the culture of brands, to new views on segmentation and an exploration of methods that truly unearth the implicit truths and responses that marketers value so dearly.
This article summarises key insights from a series of papers on new ad testing methods which are driven by advances in technology and neuroscience and must focus on consumers' rational and emotional drivers.
Jasper Snyder and Manuel Garcia-Garcia, Journal of Advertising Research, Vol. 56, No. 4, 2016, pp. 352-367
Scholarship on advertising has traditionally focused on the effects of advertising on sales and proving that advertising is effective; less attention has been paid to looking at how the effects of advertising come about, especially when it comes to the most cost effective way of driving growth and sales.