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The Best Native Advertising Trends and Tools: 2018 Recap

2018 has been about bridging a gap between users and online marketers. This last year has been a whirlwind. Online marketers think of ways to bridge the gap of ensuring a good online user experience while respecting users’ privacies. We want to highlight the best native advertising trends and tools from 2018 and reflect on this year’s digital happenings. From GDPR taking effect to the great content marketing shift, another year full of changes, challenges and opportunities has passed. Nonetheless, 2018 offered insightful trends and tools to ensure effective ways of communicating each marketer’s brand and message. That said, let us dive right in.

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Publishers Need to Take Back Control: Tools for Content Optimization

Calling all publishers: it is time to reclaim your power online! Nowadays, the influx of user accessibility of virtually all content leaves publishers facing the challenge of maintaining control over their content distribution. With the access of various tools, publishers can now take back their power for content optimization. In order to secure their desired reach, publishers must reconsider how to target their audiences in the most effective manner.

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Case Study: Successful Communication with Powerful Branded Content

Have you ever had the pleasure of vacationing on the most beautiful beaches of Uruguay? Uruguay may be a small country in South America, however, it should not be underestimated. This country  is a force to reckon with as it offers more than must-see attractions, an enriching culture, and top gastronomic menus. Uruguay also greatly respects nature while radiating two humbling attributes: a particularly unique spirit and harmony in its broadest and deepest sets. Do you feel like visiting now? Find out more on how you can vacation in this beautiful country on the Uruguay Tourism Board online.

If you as the reader have been enticed and stopped to read the campaign-like text above of visiting Uruguay, you have just been hooked with powerful branded content.

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Tips & Tricks: Boost Your Mobile Ad Campaigns for Better Performance

Did you know that nearly five billion people in the world use mobile devices considering that the overall population is over seven billion? That is over two thirds of the global population! On top of that, eMarketer reports that nearly three billion are smartphone users. With that said, think about all the online users’ browsing behavior. Browsing behavior leaves a large cavity of space to fill for digital advertising’s key players to display their messages to target mobile users. So, what does that matter? Online advertisers should push more mobile campaigns. This is due to the great opportunity of reaching even more target users with their brand. Advertisers should also keep in mind that how they create mobile campaigns greatly affects their resulting performance. Thus, it is time to optimize your mobile campaign recs, and today we are going to share some tips and tricks.

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DMEXCO is Here! Take C.A.R.E., and Look Out for these 5 Key Trends

It is our favorite time of year again: DMEXCO! Held annually in Cologne, this year’s conference motto is, “Take C.A.R.E. – Motto and Motivation for the Industry.” According to Christoph Salzig, C.A.R.E. stands for “Curiosity, Action, Responsibility, and Experience. This year’s motto signifies the digital economy’s awareness of users’ needs. That said, we are happy to be one of the many exhibitors participating and invite you to join us! But, before that, be sure to read on about these trends that are likely to appear at the conference, and be DMEXCO-ready!

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Case Study: Small Changes for a Greater, Monetized Outcome

Visuals make all the difference. For publisher sites, recommended ad slots placed in a certain order affects online visitors, which can yield greater, monetized outcomes. An online platform’s visual structure influences a “good” or “bad” user experience, yielding KPI success for online marketers.

Last time, we shared our case study on General Anzeiger’s widget performance increase. Today, we would like to build onto our optimization journey and share with you another publisher success. Check out our case study below.

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Personalizing and Creatively Optimizing Your Campaigns with DCO

Advertisements have a quick 50/50 chance to “pitch” itself to online users once exposed. Upon first glance, an ad’s illustration and what it promotes yields the make-it-or-break-it factor for users. Ads connecting to the user is left to either be closed and skipped, or clicked on with interest.

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Part 1 – 10 Years of Native Advertising with plista

As we all enjoy the refreshing spring season, we can’t help but anticipate the arrival of summer, which is just around the corner! This summer of 2018 is a special one. Come August, plista will be celebrating its 10th year as the global platform for data-driven native advertising! Join us for 10 years of native advertising!

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Case Study: Increased Mobile Performance KPIs through Block Widget

Recommended content is easy to go left unnoticed when it comes to user interaction and its accompanying adverts on publisher sites. However, appealing visuals, such as block widget, paired with article titles and adverts offer good online user experiences. Thus, this attracts more attention. Users are more likely to notice other recommendations that publishers and advertisers alike offer.

Publishers should consider different widgets to potentially achieve higher performance KPIs such as viewability and monetization. We previously discussed the differences of native and performance-based goals when it came to revenue, since online advertisers’ goals are what affect the results of the widgets used on the publisher site.

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5 Key Takeaways from the 2018 Online Marketing Rockstars Festival

Last week, we made it to the annual Online Marketing Rockstars Festival in Hamburg Messe, where we learned about the latest trends in digital marketing. Among the many interesting talks, master classes, expos, and more, we had a great time! Let’s have a look at some key takeaways in our recap.

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