• The express guide to in-image ads: Publisher edition

    … Consumers may have tuned out banner ads and 300×250 sidebar units, but they’re laser-focused on carefully curated image embeds from their favorite publishers. Editorial teams are working overtime to create and curate quality images to accompany their text posts. The problem for advertisers and editors alike? How to capture the eyes that have…

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  • Millennials Aren’t Shopping on Social Media (Infographic)

    …. An infographic from visual social intelligence and marketing firm GumGum examines how millennials use social sites. Of the millennials surveyed by GumGum, 42 percent accessed Instagram more than five times per day, and 38 percent accessed Snapchat more than five times per day. Marketers may see this as proof that they need to market on both sites…

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  • The do’s and don’ts of in-image ads

    … We live in a visual culture. From the rise of Snapchat to the ubiquity of emojis, it’s clear that words are out and images are in. With images taking center stage, publishers are turning to in-image advertising to build revenue by putting marketing messages in the places where eyes are truly focused. There’s just one problem. Like all the good…

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  • The Secret Life of Brands: What Image-Recognition Technology Reveals

    …/md2GbgV2PG — Trip Manfro (@pfac51) May 19, 2016 The bottom line is that none of these insights into real consumer use cases and attitudes toward brands is visible with traditional text-centric social listening tools. More and more consumers are talking about products, via images, without actually mentioning them. What are they saying? Image-recognition tech lets you tune in. Ben Plomion is the senior vice president of marketing for in-image advertising platform GumGum. Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

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  • Are We Really Headed Toward a World Without Ads?

    … distribution, including Contently, Percolate and Keywee, while many of the tools used by traditional media companies–including Facebook promoted posts, content discovery platforms like Outbrain and in-image ad units that promote branded content–can work for “brand publishers,” too. But the bottom line is that in the brave new world of branded content…

    AllTwitterin Social YouTube- 11 readers -
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