Topic: Programmatic

Meet the Former Google Exec Responsible for Building Up PHD’s Technology Marketing

Ben Samuel is working to make the shop tech savvy

Specs Current gig Marketing technology director at PHD Previous gig Head of platform for agencies at Google Age 38 Twitter @ben_samuel77 Adweek: This is a new role for PHD. Can you tell us a bit…

Bots Will Cost Digital Advertisers $7.2 Billion in 2016, Says ANA Study

Programmatic and high-CPM buys suffer most

Online ad fraud driven by bots will cost brands $7.2 billion globally this year, according to a forecast in a new joint study by the Association of National Advertisers and…

Everything You Need to Know About the Current State of Mobile Ad Fraud

34% of programmatic traffic is bogus

Over the past few years, cyber criminals have cost advertisers billions of dollars from "non-human" traffic on digital ads. Today, Forensiq and AppLift are releasing a report suggesting that fraudsters…

Want TV-Level Ad Reach? The Solution Isn't Facebook or YouTube. It's Both

Analysis shows a holistic approach is key

The shift of ad dollars from TV to online video has been largely impeded by one factor: reach. Until now. Andreas Goeldi The coupling of YouTube's intent-driven user behavior with Facebook's…

Why Dannon Is Betting Big on Programmatic Video

Pushing content to reach 'the right consumer'

Even yogurt is going programmatic. As part of a move to take roughly 15 percent to 20 percent of its video buying programmatic in the next year, Dannon recently became…

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…

Dish Launches Programmatic Strategy to Lure Digital Advertisers to TV

It's all about making things easier

Dish is making a play for digital advertisers to come to television, by launching a programmatic strategy, which its ad sales division, Dish Media Sales, is beta testing beginning today. The…

Small or Large, Brands Are Betting Big on Programmatic Ads This Holiday Season

Automation and targeting find fans at all budget levels

Programmatic advertisers are bullish on the holiday season, as retailers and packaged-goods companies look to hypertarget audiences more than ever. And while major brands have used big data for a…

Hulu Is Open for Programmatic Advertising Starting Today

Despite ad-free option, it remains committed to ad sales

When Hulu launched an ad-free version of its streaming service last month, CEO Mike Hopkins vowed that it was "not our exit from the ad business by any stretch" and that…

Buyers Love Advanced TV, Even Though They Still Aren’t Quite Sure What It Is

New study says spending is on the rise

Long live advanced TV! Wait—what is advanced TV again? Those are the somewhat contradictory findings from a new Interactive Advertising Bureau study released today called Advanced TV: Ad Buyer Perceptions. In…