The Media Trust

  • Switching gears: How Autotrader UK finished the race to GDPR ahead of the pack

    … It’s rare these days to find a publisher steering confidently toward the European Union’s new General Data Protection Regulation, a set of rules that curtails their ability to collect data on EU audiences and threatens heavy fines for infractions. But Craig Newsome, head of ad ops and client services at Autotrader.co.uk is just such a rare make…

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  • How new ad formats are opening the door to new threats

    … The nemesis of the office IT professional is no longer spam email. Today, it’s advertising. How did digital ads become the next biggest threat to web security? New formats like video and native pull together a ton of different assets to create a single user’s experience. Hitching a ride on any one of those assets is a simple feat for malicious…

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  • HTML5 isn’t perfect: Why creatives need to put UX first

    … The Flash-pocalypse has come and gone. With Google and Adobe officially withdrawing support for Flash, this once-ubiquitous developer tool has drawn its last breath. So now it’s game time: digital creatives must enter the brave new world of HTML5, a supposedly more secure and flexible advertising format. HTML5 has clear benefits over flash…

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