Articles about advertising


Google is about to start blocking annoying ads so you don't have to

Last updated: 09/23/2018

Google's Chrome browser will automatically block certain ads starting next year. The new feature will filter out ads that have been deemed "unacceptable" by the Coalition for Bett

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People really don't like pre-roll ads, and other insights into advertising in 2017 from Mary Meeker's deck

Last updated: 09/23/2018

Web video advertising is exploding. But that doesn't mean people like all those pre-roll ads. In fact, the only thing people dislike more than pre-rolls are those universally revi

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17% of marketing and advertising agencies would go under if hit with a GDPR fine

Last updated: 09/22/2018

Almost a fifth of companies in the marketing and advertising sector would go out of business if they were to be hit by a fine for non-compliance of the new GDPR legislation. The G

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Three strategies for cracking the B2B code on Facebook

Last updated: 09/22/2018

When most people think Facebook advertising, they think B2C marketing. Many tend to assume that B2B marketing on Facebook doesn’t make sense or would not be effective – becaus

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What you need to know in advertising today

Last updated: 09/21/2018

Two stories that really caught our attention this week both involved TV. First, there was news that Facebook was looking to shell out up to $250,000 for scripted TV shows as the

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Ad Agencies Target Cannes Festival Amid Broader Cost-Cutting

Last updated: 09/20/2018

Earlier this year, an executive at advertising giant WPP WPPGY 0.47% sent an internal email asking agencies at the company to cut about 25% of their expenses for the Cannes Lions I

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A visual guide to Pinterest advertising

Last updated: 09/20/2018

Pinterest has slowly been building itself up as an advertising alternative to Google and Facebook over the past 12 months. The company’s focus has historically been on building

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WordStream Welcomes Howard Kogan Aboard as President

Last updated: 09/19/2018

Hot on the heels of our first acquisition earlier this month, I’ve got more big news – WordStream has just expanded its executive team, bringing on Howard Kogan as president!

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Facebook lands deal to stream 20 MLB games live this season — here's what we know

Last updated: 09/18/2018

Facebook just announced that it has reached a deal with Major League Baseball to broadcast 20 games live on Facebook this season, part of the tech giant's big push into premium vid

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CP&B Global CEO Lori Senecal to Leave Advertising

Last updated: 09/17/2018

CP&B Global Chief Executive Officer Lori Senecal will step down from her role at the MDC Partners shop at the end of the year and exit the ad business, Senecal and the agency said.

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