GLOBAL: With an ever-expanding list of video ad options, marketers must evaluate platforms based upon a set of fundamental elements and make impartial assessments of their ability to build brand success, according to a leading industry figure.
NEW YORK: Co-viewing is as popular with people watching OTT programming as it is with linear TV and more than half engaged in this activity frequently discuss brands and products they see on screen, new research has established.
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.
MRS Awards, Finalist, New Consumer Insights, 2016
This article explores a UK study by the IAB, representing the advertising interests of digital media companies, into the areas of peak media engagement in a typical evening, demonstrating that at least half of those are not TV-related.
This article explores the current thinking and writing on TV audiences - a group of people once defined by the use of one stable, popular medium, which has now fragmented forcing a re-evaluation of audience measurement.
Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, October 2018
Investigates the issues of budgeting, planning and reporting, and challenges the industry to reconsider approaches to efficiency, ROMI and measurement strategy, while addressing whether mass marketing still works.
This report summarises the latest research from WARC's Data platform, with a focus on the out of home advertising industry. Key findings include:
Successful brands allocate 13% of their media budgets to OOH.
Out of home CPM is routinely lower than the all media average.
Out of home accounts for 8% of global display adspend.
Digital's share of global out of home adspend is expected to rise to 45% by 2021.
A blended schedule can achieve the benefits of digital impacts with affordable reach.
Consumers are sceptical about the use of in store facial recognition for marketing.
Other key media intelligence includes Twitter turning a profit despite US stagnation, Super Bowl spots outperforming the wider US TV market, digital classified spend overtaking print for the first time, and practitioners' intentions to invest more in audience data this year.