MOBILE ADVERTISING, AD NETWORKS, ADVERTISER CAMPAIGN MANAGEMENT
FreeWheel | January 04, 2023
Ad-tech company Blockboard has announced a partnership with Comcast-owned FreeWheel, a global technology platform for television advertising. As a result of the collaboration, FreeWheel's premium CTV (connected TV) inventory will be made available to all of Blockboard's advertising clients. The collaboration is expected to open up unprecedented opportunities for advertisers, allowing them to access the most sought-after CTV inventory on FreeWheel’s platform.
“The partnership comes as interest and spending in the CTV ad sector are projected to grow significantly, with the IAB forecasting YOY growth of 14.4% in 2023.”
CTV has become more appealing to brands and marketers who want to reach a large number of viewers in a cost-effective way because they can target specific audiences.
Through the integration with FreeWheel, Blockboard has gained access to the most optimized supply path for high-quality CTV inventory, providing more premium advertising opportunities for its demand-side clients. Blockboard, an independent programmatic demand-side platform (DSP) for over-the-top (OTT) and connected television (CTV), and FreeWheel, Comcast's leading video monetization technology platform, have announced that they will work together.
The partnership aims to connect buyers and sellers across the TV ecosystem, simplifying and enhancing the overall ad-buying experience. With the partnership, advertisers are now able to access a larger inventory of high-quality CTV advertising opportunities, allowing them to target their desired audience with ease.
FreeWheel is a technology platform for television advertising that aims to provide solutions for all segments of the TV industry. The company offers technology, data enablement, and convergent marketplaces to facilitate transactions between buyers and sellers across all screens, data types, and sales channels. FreeWheel is based in multiple locations worldwide, including New York, San Francisco, Chicago, London, Paris, and Beijing. As a Comcast company, FreeWheel also advocates for the premium video industry through the FreeWheel Council.
MOBILE ADVERTISING, RETARGETING
Teads | December 30, 2022
Teads, a global media platform, has announced a partnership with Integral Ad Science (IAS), a global leader in digital media quality. Through this collaboration, Teads and IAS will enhance the quality of digital advertising for both publishers and advertisers.
The partnership will allow Teads to integrate IAS's Context Control solution, which uses natural language processing to determine the sentiment and emotion of content, in order to provide advertisers with a more precise classification of brand suitability and avoid content deemed unsuitable for their brand. With this integration, Teads will be able to give its clients more control over where their digital ads show up. This will make sure that their brand is shown in a way that fits the criteria set by the advertisers.
"About 78.8% of European marketers say they are concerned or very concerned about brand safety when buying digital advertising."
The collaboration will allow Teads to maximize the reach of advertising campaigns while also supporting quality journalism. The integration will also allow advertisers to have greater control over content adjacencies and avoid impressions on certain topics, including those deemed risky or harmful by a brand. By increasing the control advertisers have over their digital ad placement, Teads is able to reduce the amount of wasted budget spent on ads that don't meet their criteria and ensure that every ad dollar is well-spent.
with this partnership, brands will know that their ads are being shown in safe and appropriate environments, both in display and video formats. This increased control over digital ad placement will not only help brands protect their reputation and ensure that their campaigns are viewed in the right context, but it will also reduce the overall cost of advertising by eliminating wasted budget on ads that don't meet brand criteria.
Teads operates a leading cloud-based omnichannel platform that enables programmatic digital advertising globally. Teads' modular platform offers an end-to-end solution for buy-side, sell-side, creative, data, and AI optimization.
Advertisers and their agencies can use Teads to buy inventory from the world's best publishers and content providers. Teads enables advertisers and agencies to reach billions of unique monthly users in brand-safe, responsible advertising environments while improving digital ad transactions.
Teads' 1,200+ employees in 50 offices across 30 countries work with top marketers, agencies, and publishers.
IAS is a leader in digital media quality. IAS ensures that ads are viewed by real people in safe and appropriate environments by using contextual targeting and supply-path optimization. Our mission is to be the global standard for digital media quality, trust, and transparency for the world's leading brands, publishers, and platforms. Data-driven technologies provide actionable, real-time signals and insights. IAS works with thousands of top advertisers and publishers worldwide.
AD TECH AND MARTECH
MonetizeMore | March 06, 2023
MonetizeMore, a company that partners with web publishers and app developers for ad monetization, has acquired Advanced Ads, an ad tech platform. Advanced Ads is a popular WordPress plugin for ad management with over 1,300 votes on WordPress.org and a 4.9-star rating. MonetizeMore's acquisition of Advanced Ads comes after being listed for three consecutive years on The Globe and Mail's ranking of Canada's Top Growing Companies.
MonetizeMore can enhance its ad optimization solutions by acquiring Advanced Ads features, including flexible ad injection and user/page content-based targeting. Incorporating these features will bolster MonetizeMore's existing publisher offering without the need for coding skills.
The acquisition will be implemented immediately, and the two platforms will be integrated shortly. In addition, the company plans to provide continued support to the existing clients of Advanced Ads while introducing them to MonetizeMore's platform, PubGuru, powered by artificial intelligence and other tools.
MonetizeMore is a technology company that specializes in programmatic advertising. It offers various services, including ad optimization, ad inventory management, and ad revenue maximization, which help publishers generate more revenue from their online advertising efforts. MonetizeMore leverages advanced technologies like machine learning and artificial intelligence to provide its clients with personalized solutions tailored to their unique needs. In addition, their team of experts works closely with publishers to analyze their ad performance data and identify areas for improvement. MonetizeMore's goal is to help publishers increase their ad revenue and achieve long-term success in the ever-changing world of online advertising.