It is always better to keep old customers happy rather than win new ones? Richard Foster, Chief Commercial Officer, Intelligent Optimisation calls for a climate change in digital advertising –urging marketers to drive growth by focusing on new customer acquisition, rather than continuously retargeting existing prospects.
BrightRoll has added a new custom dashboard for giving advertisers a “health scorecard” aimed at programmatic video campaigns, as the Yahoo-owned platform looks boost relevance for brands.
Creating ‘viral content’ has to be about more than just putting up stuff that people want to share but injecting the data back into the system as part of a feedback loop to improve content. Carla Faria, Director of Solutions (UK & Canada) at Say Media looks at the opportunities of harnessing the power of … [Read more…]
Are we allowing Big Data to get too big? Is it in fact just a euphemism for ‘lost in data’? With 90% of all the world’s recorded information created in the last 2 years, Nicky McShane, European Managing Director of WPP Digital’s Media Innovation Group, looks at how brands make use of this rich source … [Read more…]
The Obama 2012 presidential campaign produced one of the most sophisticated direct marketing systems ever seen, pinpointing potential voters with the right messages delivered in the right format at crucial moments (helping to win the US election as a result). At last month’s DMA Technololgy Summit in London, Harper Reed, the campaign’s chief architect, revealed … [Read more…]