Adweek

  • Snapchat Offers Advertisers ‘Sequenced Messaging’ of Multiple Video Ads

    … Snapchat is encouraging its advertisers to bundle their video ads. Sources told Lauren Johnson of SocialTimes parent Adweek that the messaging application is pitching the new ad packages as “sequenced messaging,” allowing advertisers to run consecutive video ads with different creative within its Discover section, in order to tell one story…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 20 readers -
  • Facebook Extends Dynamic Ads Targeting to Users’ Web Activity

    … Facebook extended the targeting capabilities of its dynamic ads to users’ web activity. Director of product marketing Maz Sharafi spoke with Lauren Johnson of SocialTimes parent Adweek about the new targeting option, saying that advertisers previously were only able to target users who specifically viewed products on their websites or mobile…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 27 readers -
  • Snapchat Testing Deep Linking, Web Auto-Fill for Ads

    … and tap a link, which will bring them to a specific place within another application, such as a playlist in a music app or a product page in an e-commerce app. And web auto-fill enables users to complete lead-generation forms and opt to automatically use the personal information contained within when that information is required to sign up…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 22 readers -
  • Snapchat Inks Mitú for Discover Channel

    … Snapchat is following up last week’s partnership expansion with Turner with an announcement this week of a Discover channel for Mitú. Christopher Heine of SocialTimes parent Adweek reported on the addition of Mitú, which focuses on Hispanic-American youths with English-language content. Heine reported that Mitú averages 160 million viewers per…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 10 readers -
  • Facebook Testing New Multiproduct News Feed Ads

    … Facebook is testing a new type of multiproduct News Feed ad with advertisers including Michael Kors and Lowe’s. Marty Swant of SocialTimes parent Adweek reported that the new ad units work as follows: A main image or video is featured, with related product images underneath, and when users click on the ad, they are directed to a second page…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 9 readers -
  • Where are Retailers Spending Their Advertising Dollars?

    … It appears that some dramatic shifts are taking place on the retail front as it pertains to advertising. Digital technologies are offering measurable opportunities that are driving greater results – and retailers are taking note. I would not misinterpret these results as thinking it’s traditional versus digital marketing. It’s a matter…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin EMail- 16 readers -
  • Snapchat Ads API Goes Live (Report)

    … The ads application-programming interface Snapchat announced in June became a reality last weekend. Kurt Wagner of Re/code reported that the Snapchat ads API rolled out over this past weekend, enabling Snapchat Ads Partners to sell ad inventory via automated bidding platforms and algorithms. Snapchat had not yet responded to a request…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 17 readers -
  • LinkedIn Adds Conversion Tracking

    … LinkedIn Thursday introduced conversion tracking for advertisers, eliminating the need for them to turn to third-party services in order to monitor their campaigns on the professional network. LinkedIn Marketing Solutions head of product Russell Glass spoke with Lauren Johnson of SocialTimes parent Adweek, saying that brands on LinkedIn can…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 21 readers -
  • How to Boost Your Brand With Instagram for Business

    … Instagram has done it again. Earlier this year, it launched an algorithm that (somewhat controversially) placed the most individually relevant content at the beginning of each user’s feed. Now, Instagram has introduced a suite of business services to further solidify its standing as a legitimate and in-demand advertising business platform…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook How To's- 15 readers -
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