Category Archives: Advertising

  1. What really drove the sale? When metrics lie

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    June 21, 2017 by Paul Dughi

    Let me take you back a few years, then we’ll jump ahead to the digital advertising world we live in now.  Several years ago, I was talking to the owner of a small business one day about what drove customers to their store.  She told me it was simple:  the phone book.  I took the […]

  2. Is the advertiser boycott of YouTube over?

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    June 20, 2017 by Paul Dughi

    Money talks.  Most of the advertisers boycotting YouTube are back in the advertising tent, according to Digiday.  MediaRadar said General …
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  3. Despite a year warning, publishers and ad creators aren’t ready for Flash ad end dates

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    June 6, 2017 by Paul Dughi

    The Interactive Advertising Bureau advocated for an end to Flash video ads by July 2017.  Instead, it wants advertisers to …
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  4. Game Changer:  Google confirms built-in ad blocker coming to its Chrome browser

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    June 2, 2017 by Paul Dughi

    It’s been rumored for a while, but now Google confirms it will update its Chrome browser to include an ad …
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  5. Disconnect between what ad agencies think and what real people do

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    May 31, 2017 by Paul Dughi

    What percentage of average people in the U.S. watch video content on their TV set (versus other devices)?   250 …
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  6. When the majority of people tell me that doing something will negatively impact my brand, I take it seriously

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    May 21, 2017 by Paul Dughi

    When my son was very young, he was watching television one day and noticed one of the characters was drinking …
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  7. It’s over: Mobile has won

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    May 18, 2017 by Paul Dughi

    We passed the tipping point in 2014.  Since then, the use of mobile has exploded.  If you’re still focusing on …
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