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- 19 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- 22 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- 20 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

    … with more products. Clicking again brings users to the retailers’ websites, where they can purchase the products featured in the ads. A Facebook spokesperson told Swant other brands will join the test later this month and throughout the holiday shopping season. Readers: Have any of these ads made their way into your News Feeds? …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 9 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- 16 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- 18 readers -
  • How to Boost Your Brand With Instagram for Business

    …. As Jim Squires, director of marketing operations at Instagram, told Marty Swant of SocialTimes parent Adweek: The way I envision this is that there are a lot of businesses on the platform that may be new to advertising, or not advertising yet, and this is a straightforward, easy way to start advertising on the platform. Whether you’re a novice…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook How To's- 15 readers -
  • Facebook Exchange Shutting Down

    …, and vice president of monetization product marketing Matthew Idema told Marty Swant of SocialTimes parent Adweek that the goal is to wrap up those migrations by Nov. 1. The Wall Street Journal was the first to report on the impending shutdown of FBX, saying that the company began alerting partners about the move earlier this week. Idema said…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Facebook- 14 readers -
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