Women take control of their financial future with 41% surge in finance app use, says new report

Women take control of their financial future with 41% surge in finance app use, says new report

Liftoff, the leader in mobile app marketing and retargeting, released a new report in partnership with Leanplum uncovering new insights into the world of mobile finance. Specifically, it found that women are more engaged than ever with finance apps, meaning it’s prime time for marketers to double-down on investments in the traditionally underserved demographic. The report […]

Facebook launches tools to boost election engagement in India

Facebook launches tools to boost election engagement in India

Social-networking site Facebook launched two new India-specific tools — “Candidate Connect” and “Share You Voted” — to boost civic engagement on its platform during the general elections that commence in April. While “Candidate Connect” will help people learn more about candidates, the “Share You Voted” will provide people with polling information and enable them to […]

The mobile engagement market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 43.46% between 2017 and 2023

The mobile engagement market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 43.46% between 2017 and 2023

The mobile engagement market is expected to be valued at USD 4.44 billion in 2017 and is expected to reach USD 38.70 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 43.46% between 2017 and 2023. That according to a new study by award-winning market research solution firm, Reportlinker.  Major factors driving the market include increasing use of mobile device applications […]

UPI turns to Firstly Mobile’s device-based content discovery to dramatically boost engagement

UPI turns to Firstly Mobile’s device-based content discovery to dramatically boost engagement

Mobile Posse, the technology innovator that turns telecom companies into mobile media leaders, announced that United Press International (UPI) has leveraged Firstly Mobile, Mobile Posse’s next-gen content discovery platform distributed through wireless carriers and smartphone OEMs, to drive higher mobile user engagement. UPI, a leading provider of news and photos to millions of readers around […]

YouTube changes what is deemed ‘engagement’ and ‘conversion’ on TrueView for action ads

YouTube changes what is deemed ‘engagement’ and ‘conversion’ on TrueView for action ads

YouTube has made a change to its attribution model for TrueView for action ads in order to better reflect “the relationship between video ad exposure and conversions”. The Google-owned video sharing platform has adjusted its attribution window to 10 seconds, meaning YouTube will now count an ‘engagement’ whenever a user clicks or watches 10 seconds or more […]

Integral Ad Science Media Quality Report: Video ad engagement rises in the UK

Integral Ad Science Media Quality Report: Video ad engagement rises in the UK

UK desktop video ad viewability rose by 7.9 percentage points during 2017, driven by a narrowing performance gap between programmatic and publisher direct trading, according to new research. The latest Integral Ad Science Media Quality Report highlights the state of viewability, brand safety, and ad fraud within the UK digital advertising industry The H2 2017 report highlights […]

Netflix Earnings: User & Engagement Trends

Netflix Earnings: User & Engagement Trends

Verto Analytics finds out the latest contextual Netflix user trends among people over 18 years old, over the last quarter from June to September 2017:  Netflix’ US audience jumped by 7.7% / 3.7 million people – now reaching 25% of the US online population. The UK saw a huge 24.8% / 1.4 million increase to 16% reach. It saw particularly […]

Truecaller app advertising registers 300% surge; records 200 million impressions

Truecaller app advertising registers 300% surge; records 200 million impressions

Truecaller have announced that the company achieved a record 200 million impressions in a single day in India, thus registering a 300 percent growth in its in-app advertising platform in one year. Meanwhile, real estate on Truecaller appreciated to the extent that over 70 percent of existing advertisers decided to continue to invest in Truecaller’s mobile […]

Alibaba’s Mobile Engagement is Exploding Thanks to AI

Alibaba’s Mobile Engagement is Exploding Thanks to AI

Customers usually go on shopping apps to search for what they want to buy, but Alibaba also wants to tell them what they want to buy with the help of artificial intelligence (AI). The strategy seems to been working, as Alibaba has seen a surge in mobile engagement during the first quarter of 2017. The […]