Although only 19% of brand tweets are published on weekends, these tweets show engagement rates that are 17% higher than weekdays, according to a June 2012 Buddy Media report.
Short-form news and entertainment videos trumped long-form movies or television shows as the most popular videos watched by tablet users.
According to a March 2012 Online Publishers Association study, accessing content & information was the top reason US tablet users reached for their devices.
Marketers Who Believe Data Access/Use Is Very Important To Ad Spending [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com A survey of US brand marketers and agencies by social marketing analytics company 33Across found that only 46% of entertainment companies and 45% of retail companies strongly agreed that data access and usage was important to their ad spending. […]
Global Entertainment & Media Spending Growth [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Global spending on entertainment and media (E&M) increased by 4.9% in 2011, slightly more rapid than 2010’s 4.5% growth, but representing a lower rate than in previous years, according to a June 2012 report from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). Internet advertising saw the fastest growth, of […]
Internet Ad Revenues By Industry, 2010 vs 2011 [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Retail advertisers represented the largest vertical in terms of internet ad spending, at 22% share, slightly up from 21% last year. Retail industry spending in 2011 stood at $7.1 billion, up 21% from $5.5 billion a year earlier. Financial services was the […]
TV Activities Of Online Americans [CHART]Rate this post via emarketer.com Viacom Media Networks surveyed US internet users in January 2012 and found that many make TV watching social through on and offline means. Of respondents, 85% watched television in the same room as another person, while 61% searched for supplemental content online, 58% watched video […]
2011 Video Ad Interaction Rates, By Site Type [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Within the different site categories measured, kids and family led with a 7.87% interaction rate, followed by B2B (6.46%), games (6.21%), and entertainment (5.34%). Automotive sites fared the worst in this metric, with an interaction rate of 2.65%. Kids and family sites […]
2011 Video Ad Completion Rates, By Industry [CHART]Rate this post via marketingcharts.com Consumer goods manufacturers had the most success among various verticals in getting their video ads viewed in 2011, finds a PointRoll study [pdf] released in May 2012. Consumer goods ads were fully completed 48% of the time, and at least halfway completed 64% […]
Defiance Will Pair TV Series With Simlutaneous Real-Time Video GameRate this post via adage.com Syfy is already pitching advertisers on integrations into “Defiance,” the coordinated TV series and multiplayer online game that it plans to introduce in April 2013. The complicated nature of the project, in which plot points will appear on the TV show […]