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.
84% of marketers believe that the level of complexity faced by marketing professionals over the next 5 years will be high or very high.
Users most felt most burdened by ads that block content, and ones that follow them on the page while they scroll.
Nearly half of US internet users polled at some point felt deceived upon realizing that an article or video was sponsored content.
The most commonly used term among ads tracked by the company was Sponsor or Sponsored, with 54% representation.
The leading reason why companies don’t invest more money in digital marketing is a generally restricted budget for all types of marketing.
Sometimes publishers realize they won’t fulfill an audience requirement and resort to purchasing traffic from third parties, also known as dark traffic.
This infographic from MediaMiser highlights what the future of public relations will look like as technology transforms the industry.