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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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Effective Publisher Video Content: What Should Be Considered?

With today’s easily accessible way of consuming content online, moving content is one of the many rising trends that increasingly improves in hooking online users. This is due to the convenience that videos bring forth toward viewers. eMarketer research states that the average time spent watching digital videos a day in the U.S. started at 61 minutes in 2015. This number is projected to go up to 81 minutes by 2019. Thus, publishers are migrating over to putting out more moving content on social media sites such as Facebook and Instagram as well as on their own sites. Moving content, or videos, on publisher sites are interesting and beneficial for many reasons. Today, we will have a look at why publishers are increasingly using video content and why you should too.

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Case Study: Revamping Ad Formats with Dynamic Creative Optimization

2018 is the year that calls for advertisers to consider revamping their ad formats. Nowadays, innovative and creative outlets go a long way in targeting markets. With more visual and optimized formats, advertisers are sure to reach their targets and offer a better, user experience. We recently discussed that advertisers have a need for innovation: creative optimization. Our expert, Stefan Klimek, Global Vice President of Finance, HR, and Commercial at plista describes that advertising formats are “becoming more dynamic, animated, and fundamentally more creative.” Today, we would like to share with you a case study of a plista e-commerce client who had a great campaign experience using our DCO technology.

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From Traditional to Innovative: What Comes Next? An Outlook of 2018

As we start a fresh year, we continue to build onto 2017’s happenings in the digital advertising industry. We recently reflected on 2017’s trends and buzzworthy topics.

Many trends have helped transform both advertisers’ and publishers’ tactics of target reach to earn more revenue. This is due to the rising demographic of mobile device users. Increased ad spending as well as data insights and personalization were also a few among these transforming trends.

The change of majority device usage from “traditional” desktop to mobile has left publishers and advertisers to consider two ways of reaching their target users: through creative and native ad formats. That said, we would like to share some projections of what 2018 will bring to the digital advertising industry.

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