Katherine Hays

  • Facebook’s Latest Blunder and the Elephant in the Living Room

    … The Wall Street Journal reported last Friday that Facebook has been inflating a key performance metric relating to its mobile video ads. With all the chatter about how many seconds (or milliseconds) consumers actually watch Facebook video ads, aren’t the experts missing the point? The point is: Regardless of what Facebook reports, these…

    Inside Facebookin Mobile Facebook- 26 readers -
  • ‘Shared Media’ Is the Future And Will Disrupt Media Buying As We Know It

    … “Shared media” is outperforming traditional digital advertising by 10 times. So what exactly is shared media, and why is it so successful? In traditional media buying, the advertiser buys audience exposure from a publisher, broadcaster or ad network. The publisher or ad network shows the ad to its audience and is paid by the advertiser…

    AllFacebookin Social- 23 readers -
  • Does Snapchat Carry Hidden Pitfalls for Brands?

    … may be, however, Snapchat carries a number of risks for chief marketing officers interested in tapping into the power of its platform. For brands, these risks range from violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) to copyright violations to the dreaded naked Snap. Before brands jump in with both feet, they need to fully consider…

    AllFacebook- 18 readers -
  • User-Generated Content Landmines to Watch Out For (Infographic)

    … a Super Bowl-themed filter on Snapchat that garnered 160 million impressions. Based on the Vivoom numbers, that would mean 10 million were problematic or objectionable impressions. Hays noted: 94 percent of the content is great, but many brands haven’t been able to utilize it because they can’t risk the 6 percent that could be terribly off brand…

    AllTwitterin Social Content- 13 readers -
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