Real-Time Bidding

Real-time bidding (RTB) refers to the means by which ad inventory is bought and sold on a per-impression basis, via programmatic instantaneous auction, similar to financial markets. With real-time bidding, advertising buyers bid on an impression and, if the bid is won, the buyer’s ad is instantly displayed on the publisher’s site. Real-time bidding lets advertisers manage and optimize ads from multiple ad-networks by granting the user access to a multitude of different networks, allowing them to create and launch advertising campaigns, prioritize networks and allocate backfill percentages[clarify].
Posts about Real-Time Bidding
  • What is a Demand-Side Platform (DSP)?

    … While there are quite a few ad networks where advertisers can buy campaigns and manage their campaigns, demand-side platforms (DSPs) – sometimes referred to as buy-side platforms – are much more sophisticated and provide a much wider array of tools to target, place real-time bids, track, retarget, and further optimize their ad placements. Demand…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 29 readers -
  • Facebook Exchange Shutting Down

    … into programmatic, but (Facebook) hated any idea of outside bidders having access and control (of Facebook ads). Facebook always wants to have everything owned and operated. Companies including Criteo, DataXu, MediaMath and AppNexus were FBX partners, and Criteo CEO Eric Eichmann said in a statement emailed to SocialTimes: FBX has been a very successful…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Facebook- 23 readers -
  • What Did You Say Your KPI Was? Think Again

    … buying, without taking into account the rules of programmatic and real-time bidding. Do we really understand what reach means in a real-time bidding environment? Even in traditional media buying, not all impressions cost the same. The only difference in offline media is that inventory pricing is predetermined and you know what you’re getting…

    AllFacebookin Social- 18 readers -
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