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Topic: Nielsen

Nielsen Will Add Facebook to Its Social Ratings to Measure Conversation Around TV

Instagram next for expanded service

For nearly three years, Nielsen has been measuring the social conversation around TV shows—but only on Twitter. Now, as it faces increased scrutiny over its ability to accurately measure how many…

With So Many Americans Dropping Cable, Will Cord Cutting Doom TV as We Know It?

Observers argue the pace of change is greatly exaggerated

Cord cutting is happening; that much is not up for debate. Some 300,000 Americans dropped cable service last quarter, and analysts are calling it good news for providers because the…

In the Age of Cord Cutting, Nielsen Plots Its Overhaul of TV’s Outdated Ad Metrics

Wants updated ratings criteria by next upfront

It's been nine years since networks and advertisers agreed on the eligibility criteria for C3 and C7 TV ratings, but given the seismic shifts in the industry since then, it…

Q&A: Videology's Managing Director Is Making Programmatic Ad Buying More Exact

Tim Castree has the results to prove it

Specs Current gig Managing director, North America, Videology Previous gig COO, MediaVest U.S. Age 44 Twitter @castree Adweek: Why did you leave the agency world for Videology? Tim Castree: There were two decisions in that…

How Nielsen’s Total Audience Measurement Will Give Ad Buyers a Programmatic Boost

Multiplatform data should optimize media plans

Nielsen's upcoming total audience measurement tool—which the company shared exclusively with Adweek on Tuesday—will finally show networks and advertisers how their content is viewed across all platforms. But as the…

How Nielsen Is Selling Its Game-Changing New Service to Ad Buyers

Is the industry ready for total audience measurement?

Nielsen has spent two years putting together its new total audience measurement tool, but as the company prepares to cross the finish line, it still has a major hurdle to…

Here Are the Answers to All Your Questions About Nielsen's Total Audience Measurement

Yes, some Netflix shows will be included

Now that Nielsen has unveiled total audience measurement details, what does it all mean, and more importantly, when will you be able to get your hands on it? Here are…

A First Look at Nielsen’s Total Audience Measurement and How It Will Change the Industry

Rollout begins in December

It's been two years since Nielsen first began developing a tool to measure viewers across all platforms—not just TV watchers as it has for the last 65 years. Since then,…

As Live TV Viewing Declines, How Can Networks Fully Monetize Their Viewers?

New, multiplatform tools could help

For years, NBCUniversal's ratings guru Alan Wurtzel has been criticizing the deficiencies of Nielsen's current ratings system—he says as much as 35 percent of NBC's audience for an average episode…

Nielsen Strikes a Digital Ratings Deal With CBS to Better Measure Viewership

Competition with comScore already heating up

On the heels of Tuesday's announcement that comScore will acquire rival Rentrak in a stock-for-stock merger so the combined company can take on Nielsen, Nielsen returned fire today with some…

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