“Fake news”, according to Wikipedia, is “written and published with the intent to mislead in order to gain financially or politically, often with sensationalist, exaggerated or patently false headlines that grab attention.”
It is hard to find a major audience measurement service that does not employ statistical wizardry of one sort or another. From simple weighting of survey results to correct for sample imbalances to modelling the audiences to hard-to-measure media, the use of statistics and algorithms is increasing. In this White Paper, Andrew Green and Mario Paic explore some of these techniques.
Online video growth has been hugely dramatic in the last few years, rising from US$ 16b in 2015 to an estimated US$ 24b in 2017. Because of this strong growth, it has been a hot topic of discussion amongst brand marketers in Taiwan, even though there seems to be a lack of deep understanding of how to truly optimise this growing touchpoint.
We all know that MENA is one of the fastest growing online markets in the world, with number of internet users almost doubling every 5 years. The marketers are taking this opportunity and constantly increasing their share of media mix on digital, some reaching close to 30% of their total spends. But the question now is “are we getting enough return on our investment?”
In a recent White Paper, programmatic demand-side platform provider, TubeMogul, referred to ‘the unstoppable shift to audience-based buying’ in the US television market, arguing that inefficiencies in the way TV advertising has traditionally been bought and sold, as well as advances in the way people receive their TV content, will lead inevitably to a time when more and more of it will be traded programmatically.
February is a prime month for American brands looking to capitalise on two of the largest television audiences of the year – the Super Bowl and the Academy Awards. Unfortunately for the teams behind Best Picture winner Moonlight, and the incorrectly announced Best Picture winner La La Land, Price Waterhouse Coopers’ mishandling of the Best Picture Award winner envelope has overshadowed most all of the stories to emerge from the evening’s events.
The classic gaming demographic of a man, in his 20s, using a games console or computer, is still a key component of the market and shows no sign of losing interest in the medium.
Ipsos and Nielsen recently released their official results for Television Audience Measurement (TAM) for 2016 in Lebanon.
Nobody notices the oil in their car engines. Until it runs dry or gets dirty. Then the car will stop, often with considerable damage to the engine.
[WEBINAR] US Affluents & Financial Services: Examining the Wallets & Investment Accounts of Affluent Americans
Hear Ipsos’ Dr. Steve Kraus discuss in detail the emerging trends and key opportunities related to Affluents and financial services.