Advertising & Marketing


In the latest episode of "Behind the Numbers," we look at the state of augmented reality today and what the future may hold. Will AR largely be a smartphone function, or will other devices come into play?

Worldwide, 76% of female and 88% of male marketers believe they avoid gender stereotypes when creating advertisements, according to “Getting Media Right 2018,” a global survey from Kantar.

In a poll conducted by ad measurement firm Integral Ad Science (IAS), 69.0% of agency executives say that fraud is the biggest hindrance to ad budget growth, compared with more than half (52.6%) of brand professionals who said the same.

In today's episode of "Behind the Numbers," we're talking about out-stream video ads that might not get viewed. How concerned should advertisers be?

This year will mark a major milestone in the world of advertising. For the first time, digital ad spending in the US will exceed traditional ad spending, according to eMarketer’s latest forecast. By 2023, digital will surpass two-thirds of total media spending.

Some marketers turn to data scientists as they look to improve their ad measurement and digital attribution capabilities.

That’s the date the International Bureau of Weights and Measures has designated as the transition to a new definition of the kilogram. What does the kilogram have to do with TV ad measurement? It illustrates the need to update old standards to reflect new technologies and user behaviors.

Netflix is still the king of streaming, but will its subscription-based model be able to sustain the business as cheaper, ad-supported platforms enter the streaming space?

One of the biggest trends in advertising this year will be consumer privacy and security concerns, which has forced marketers to get their data houses in order.

There's a lot of potential for programmatic advertising in account-based marketing, but a foundation must be put in place first.

Because of in-app ad spend's recent surge, getting accurate in-app viewability measurements is a big deal for mobile marketers. We forecast that $77.03 billion will be spent on in-app advertising in the US this year, up 25.1% over 2018.

Big news means bigger earnings for Twitter—and their Q4 2018 revenues, which beat expectations, proves that the company was able to leverage its real-time conversation appeal to bolster video ad sales during the big news events of the past year.

Revamping a century-old business magazine is like changing car tires at 100 mph, according to Salah Zalatimo, chief digital officer at Forbes. Like a Nascar pit crew, the team responsible for transforming a company like Forbes has to work quickly and precisely.

Training an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm requires data—lots of data. But staying GDPR-compliant while acquiring that data can be almost impossible.

Maturing direct-to-consumer brands struggling to scale social channels find a cost-effective solution in TV ads.

Technology is the means to transformation, not an end in itself. Rigid internal structures impede many organizations' digital transformation efforts.

In the latest episode of "Behind the Numbers," we're talking about ad viewability with Andy Evans, CMO of Sovrn. In an interview with principal analyst Lauren Fisher, Evans discusses the intricacies of viewability and offers some surprising data about which ads actually engage users’ attention.

In the latest episode of "Behind the Numbers," we're talking about consumer trust in brands and digging into data from a survey by data platform Jebbit. We're joined in the studio by Jebbit co-founder Jonathan Lacoste to discuss which brands have succeeded in winning customer trust, which have failed, and why.

Dismayed by a shortage of high-quality bras, and limited store inventory, Heidi Zak co-founded the direct-to-consumer (D2C) startup ThirdLove in 2013. The mission was simple: make shopping for a bra a better experience. With a strong focus on personalization, ThirdLove stocked a wide range of sizes and styles and used customer data to create an innovative buyer journey.

In the latest episode of eMarketer's "Behind the Numbers," Principal Analyst Lauren Fisher examines the effect of the data privacy debates on the digital ad business. How much change will be driven by regulation, and what changes will marketers impose on themselves?