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Consumers are still highly influenced by word of mouth (W-O-M) when it comes to trying out a new retailer. A full 45% of consumers say that a friend or family member had recommended the most recent retailer they had purchased from for the first time, per findings from a report from Yes Marketing.Read More
This year, mobile will surpass TV ad spending by more than $6 billion, according to our latest ad spending forecast. By 2020, the channel will represent 43% of total media ad spending in the US—a greater percentage than all traditional media combined.Read More
Compared with other ad formats sold through automation, programmatic audio has been slow to catch on. A host of factors have held back programmatic audio, some associated with audience and spending patterns, but many tied to technical issues.Read More
Most small business owners are self-taught when it comes to marketing and promoting their businesses. And while most do some form of marketing for their businesses, fewer than half consider themselves marketing savvy.Read More
With a 33.9% share of total US ad spend, mobile will pass TV as the leading advertising medium in the world’s largest ad market—and we expect that share will grow to a whopping 47.9% by 2022.Read More