Tag Archives: Viewability

Optimizing for attention: Viewability gives rise to time-in-view metrics, poses challenges

How viewability expectations are evolving and what that means for marketers. Robin Kurzer on January 9, 2019   Many marketers have bristled at the MRC standard of viewability requiring that at least 50 percent of its pixels be in view for at least one second (for video, 50 percent of a player must be in … Continue reading Optimizing for attention: Viewability gives rise to time-in-view metrics, poses challenges

Viewability is a big part of the journey, but it’s not the destination

Contributor Chris Glushko believes viewable impressions are just the beginning; marketers need cross-platform measurement solutions that will put digital media on equal footing with traditional media. Chris Glushko on October 17, 2016  Measurement, we’ve come a long way. Just 10 years ago, I was a manager in the “interactive marketing” department of a major real … Continue reading Viewability is a big part of the journey, but it’s not the destination

Faster Loads Impact Viewability, Trade Groups Shore Up Standards

by Gavin O’Malley@mp_gavin, September 29, 2016 Beyond simply improving the ad experiences for consumers, faster load times dramatically affect viewability rates, new research suggests. On average, the “lightest” ads have the highest viewability — 52% to 70% — according to fresh finding from programmatic creative platform Thunder. In ads under 50 kilobytes, there is a … Continue reading Faster Loads Impact Viewability, Trade Groups Shore Up Standards

In-Browser Viewability Can Move Advertising Away From Legacy Of Waste

by John Douglas, Op-Ed Contributor, August 17, 2016 Viewability is one of the hot-button topics that larger marketers have continued to focus on over the past few years. The increased importance has led to a rise in companies offering viewability solutions for advertisers. Each of these companies has its own technology to collect and measure … Continue reading In-Browser Viewability Can Move Advertising Away From Legacy Of Waste

Research: Five reasons why 100% viewability isn’t worth the cost (by a long shot)

Some industry experts may advise advertisers and agencies to “hold out” for 100% viewability on their media buys, but contributor Keith Pieper says it’s not worth it and proposes a different path. Keith Pieper on August 3, 2016 There’s a lot of chatter about 100-percent viewability, and even more slamming the Media Ratings Council’s 50-percent … Continue reading Research: Five reasons why 100% viewability isn’t worth the cost (by a long shot)

Banner Blindness, Viewability, Ad Blockers and Other Ad Optimization Tricks

by Paul Jacobson May 26, 2016 Follow @pauljacobsonMay 26, 2016 Publishers under fire Ad optimization is a process involving a number of factors that publishers need to pay careful attention to. One of the key challenges facing the display advertising industry is the dual threat of banner blindness and low viewability. These are distinct, although … Continue reading Banner Blindness, Viewability, Ad Blockers and Other Ad Optimization Tricks