5 Things I Know About Marketing – Scott McDonald, The ARFJul 19, 2017
"Marketers often live inside their own brand bubble, imagining that consumers are paying much closer attention than, in fact, they are," says ARF President Scott McDonald. "At best, people are paying partial attention. . . . This is one of the reasons why advertising needs to be sustained."
TV Viewing and Advertising TargetingMay 26, 2017 Yiting Deng and Carl F. Mela, 2017, 17-111-05
Good news for TV advertisers: set-top boxes offer micro-targeting capabilities that can lower advertising costs and raise incremental profit - even in the face of ad avoidance.
Advertising Spillovers: Evidence from Online Field ExperimentsApr 11, 2017
From Journal of Marketing Research, evidence on advertising spillovers and implications for advertising ROI
Paywalls: Monetizing Online ContentApr 10, 2017 Adithya Pattabhiramaiah, S. Sriram, and Puneet Manchanda, 2017, 17-107-04
Monetization of online content may generate new subscription revenue--but what about other effects? Study of New York Times finds that metered paywalls can suppress usage among loyal consumers; at the same time, legacy firms may see a boost in print consumption.
How, When, and Where In-app Ads Pay OffMar 08, 2017
Study points to untapped opportunities to improve targeting strategies.
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