Paid advertising on social media properties is delivering a solid return on investment, according to marketers.
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.
Google commands 32.9% of mobile ad revenue in the US, or nearly $10.02 billion.
Facebook advertising CPMs were highest for the telecommunications industry and lowest for the gaming vertical in Q1 2015.
Baby Boomers are projected to soon account for 70% of disposable income.
Hispanic digital shoppers were asked to identify kinds of advertising that influence their purchasing, social ads scored strongly, cited by 42%.
Globally, the number of internet users who use ad blocking software grew by 41% year-over-year in Q2 and reached 198 million in June,
Psychographics (such as interests and lifestyle) and demographics are the most important types of audience targeting for digital branding campaigns.
In December 2014, the average CTR for US retargeted display ads run on WCA was 1.25%, vs. just 0.12% for FBX.