Explores the current reading and thinking on the topic of online video audiences, which are increasingly shifting to mobile - here, brand messaging is largely unwelcome, necessitating exceptional creative and controllable ads.
Julian Saunders, WARC Best Practice, July 2016
This article provides best practices for developing a content strategy on the most visited online video platform in the world, allowing brands to engage a different culture from the mainstream and find a place in the 'everything channel'.
Today’s on-demand and always-on nature of media consumption means that advertisers need to be aware that consumers respond to ads depending on their motivations and mindsets, the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has revealed.
American consumers now enjoy more media options than ever and the boom in digital streaming means they are piecing together multiple services, yet the downside is that the sheer quantity of options can lead to frustration.
The viewability of TV ads is being questioned, as new research suggests that one-in-three ads on TV are not watched by anyone and there is a growing demand from TV industry executives for common standards for ad viewability across TV and video.
With big-name backers, big-name filmmakers, high production values and convenient round-ups of news, sports and music, Quibi, a new mobile-centric platform for streaming content, is seeking to carve out a distinct niche in the battle for consumer ...
Outlines a study conducted in the US on Personal Prime Time that focuses on the consumer journey by mapping the when, why, and how through which consumers are creating their own Prime Times, the moment of high value and high engagement, across content and devices throughout their day.
The study provides a deep dive on US video streamers watching Ad-Supported Over-the-Top (ASV OTT) video to gain insights into their behaviors, attitudes and usage to help better target the ASV OTT cohort.
Adam Smith, Rob Norman, Research on WARC, November 2018
This report examines current and future trends in the global video industry, including a decline in linear TV ratings (especially among younger audiences) and increasing data application to linear television.