69% of digital media will be programmatic in 2020 – Zenith’ Programmatic Marketing Forecasts

Programmatic adspend to exceed US$100bn for the first time in 2019

69% of digital media will be programmatic in 2020 – Zenith’ Programmatic Marketing Forecasts

  While programmatic continues to rise, its adspend growth is slowing due to industry challenges of privacy and supply-chain that must be addressed to resume faster growth   Brands need to develop new targeting techniques using first-party data and customer data platforms in response to the ongoing death of the cookieUK-specific:   We forecast continued […]

How to have the most successful app store listing

How to have the most successful app store listing

Relying on reviews and going by the photo are often two fall backs to making a decision. Global App Testing have uncovered what it takes to have the most successful app in the app store with speed, visuals and reviews playing a part. There’s an app for that! Apps are at the forefront of our […]

New Research Finds Consumers Are 35x More Likely To Open Mobile Messages Than Emails

New Research Finds Consumers Are 35x More Likely To Open Mobile Messages Than Emails

Consumers welcome many types of personalized mobile messages from businesses, and they are 35x more likely to open mobile messages than emails, reports a new global study from Sinch. Despite this, businesses have been slow to provide the type of high-value, real-time messaging that consumers prefer most. The Sinch Mobile Consumer Engagement 2020 report uncovers […]

Brands need to learn how to navigate a more heavily regulated internet, claims We Are Social’s Think Forward report

Brands need to learn how to navigate a more heavily regulated internet, claims We Are Social’s Think Forward report

The internet has historically been the wild west of content and communication, exempt from many of the rules and restrictions of the physical world. But as internet users, creators, platforms and authorities alike wake up to the consequences this culture of lawlessness has created, brands must learn to operate within a range of new constraints, […]

Successful brands spend 82% of their budgets on TV and digital channels combined, says WARC

Successful brands spend 82% of their budgets on TV and digital channels combined, says WARC

WARC, the international marketing intelligence service, has released the latest Media Allocation Benchmark report, identifying where successful advertisers invest their budget. Using its database of effective advertising campaigns, WARC has analysed over 1,100 case studies between 2009 and 2018 that contain budget and media allocation information for TV, digital (including online and mobile), OOH/experiential, print, […]

52 per cent of Gen Zers would book a holiday on Instagram, according to Fresh Relevance report

52 per cent of Gen Zers would book a holiday on Instagram, according to Fresh Relevance report

Research from real-time personalisation platform Fresh Relevance has revealed the variety of channels and sources holidaymakers use to research and book their holidays, and their willingness to use social channels to do so. The “Digital Holidaymaker Trend Report,” which surveyed 2,000 UK holidaymakers in collaboration with Censuswide, indicates that 42 per cent are using review websites, such […]

Just one in four digital campaigns measured for brand impact, according to On Device Research

Just one in four digital campaigns measured for brand impact, according to On Device Research

Less than 25 percent of all digital campaigns are being measured using brand uplift studies – and questions remain as to whether the results are being applied strategically, according to new research. On Device Research, the marketing effectiveness research company, has announced the results of its first ‘State of Digital Brand Measurement’ research report, conducted […]

Q3 provides calm before the holiday storm for social, paid search and eCommerce advertisers

Q3 provides calm before the holiday storm for social, paid search and eCommerce advertisers

Kenshoo, a global leader in marketing technology, released The Kenshoo Q3 2019 Quarterly Trends Report, and accompanying infographic, detailing Q3 spending growth in social (32%), paid search (7%) and eCommerce Channel Ads (ECA) (54%) on a year-over-year (YoY) basis. As the only marketing solution that provides data-driven insights and optimisation technology to help make informed decisions and […]

The rise of big data: Human element ‘still pivotal in analytics’

The rise of big data: Human element ‘still pivotal in analytics’

Embedding data and analytics into business strategy and culture, addressing data literacy across organisations, and removing the constraints of legacy technologies are the key issues businesses face, according to a new global study. The research, from Alteryx uncovers the benefits and impact of data analytics in digitisation projects in the UK, as well as across […]