More than 40% of SMBs in the US rely on social media ads for brand awareness as well as revenue generation.
Interesting that both Gen Xers and the youngest generation hate mobile pop-up ads. The newest generation also has little tolerance for auto-play formats, which will hopefully server to kill off one of the most obnoxious forms of online ads.
The dislike of cinema advertising by Gen Xers may be explained by the fact that they grew up watching movies before the introduction of cinema advertising.
American adults are almost twice as likely to dislike (61%) as to like (34%) advertising.
Sometimes publishers realize they won’t fulfill an audience requirement and resort to purchasing traffic from third parties, also known as dark traffic.
Business leaders are once again confident in the general direction of their marketing budgets this year, as 56% of respondents expect to increase their budgets.
This infographic from SSLs.com highlights some of the milestones of internet history, from the first email to the first eCommerce transaction to the first tweet.
Advertiser spending on the media platforms tracked by Kantar Media declined by 3.9% in Q3, the same rate of decline as seen in Q2.
Millennials report the highest levels of trust in advertising almost all of the 19 formats listed.
Among paid media channels, traditional media outperform online and mobile ads in trust.