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Archive for April 10, 2012

Local vs. National US Mobile Ad Revenues, 2011-2016 [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Locally targeted ads are forecast to account for 65% share of total US mobile ad revenues in 2016, according to details from an April 2012 BIA/Kelsey Group blog post. Specifically, local will account for $5 billion of the projected $7.7 billion in mobile ad revenues. This represents a dramatic increase from the estimated…

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Ads That Influence Purchases [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com TV ads influence a larger proportion of online consumers to purchase a product or service than a variety of other advertising media, finds ExactTarget [pdf] in an April 2012 report. 53% of respondents said a TV ad had influenced them to purchase a product or service in the past 12 months, putting TV…

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US Search Spend, Q1 2011-Q1 2012 [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com US search spend increased 16% year-over-year in Q1 2012, while ROI grew 11% year-over-year, indicating room for increased spend, per an [pdf] April 2012 report from Adobe. In fact, the report predicts that search spend in the US will increase 10-15% for the rest of 2012. Mobile had a strong showing in Q1,…

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WiFi Users By Carrier [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com iPhone users are far more likely than Android or Blackberry device users to use Wi-Fi, finds Jumptap in an April 2012 report. Looking at data from its network of more than 107 million unique visitors in March, Jumptap found that iPhone users were 66% more likely to use Wi-Fi than Android users (58%…

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More Than Three-Quarters Prefer Email For Direct Marketing [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Email is by far the most popular channel among US online consumers for receiving permission-based promotional messages, according to [pdf] ExactTarget survey results released in April 2012. 77% of respondents chose email, with direct mail (letter, catalogs, postcards, etc. – 9%), text messaging (SMS) on a cell phone (5%), Facebook (4%), and phone…

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Global Traditional Ad Spending [CHART]

via marketingcharts.com Despite a challenging global economy, worldwide advertising spend on TV, magazines, newspapers, and radio posted a 7.3% rise year-over-year in 2011 to $498 billion, according to [download page] an April 2012 report from Nielsen. Spending in Q4 was up 6.2% from a year earlier, closing at $131 billion. In the US, advertising spend…

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Email vs. Text: Global ePromotion Preferences [CHART]

via emarketer.com According to a March 2012 report from Ipsos, 75% of internet users surveyed worldwide preferred receiving retail promotions via email over text. Internet users in the UK and US were even more inclined to prefer email than the average internet user, at 87% and 86%, respectively. Internet users in the largest emerging-market countries,…

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Online Video Ad Metrics [CHART]

via emarketer.com Publishers like YouTube are already embracing this metric as a way for brands to both measure and pay for ad performance. Its TrueView product allows advertisers to pay only for video ads that consumers have viewed for at least 30 seconds or to completion, depending on the length of the ad. According to…

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Online Marketing ROI Metrics [CHART]

via emarketer.com Others are attempting to roll digital measurement into the larger branding evaluation picture by importing traditional offline count metrics like the gross rating point (GRP). A December 2011 survey from DIGIDAY and Vizu of North American marketers found this mixture was the most popular method for calculating online marketing ROI. Read the reast…

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