Ad Tech

Google and Facebook eye Christmas ads bonanza

So what has happened to the Christmas ads missing millions? Last week we noted that YouTube views seems to be down across the piece and it seems that the same has happened to Facebook shares (bigger numbers than YouTube in ...

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Tom Denford and David Indo from ID Comms: has Facebook peaked?

On this week’s #MediaSnack Tom and David look at the challenges facing Facebook and ask if the company can maintain its incredible rate of growth. This is going to be hard for a business for that relies on advertising for ...

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Gocompare and Bet365 demonstrate some old truths for new-fangled advertisers

Who says advertising doesn’t work? Price comparison site Gocompare has just rejected a £460m offer from ZPG, owner of property portal Zoopla and rival site uSwitch, saying it undervalues the company. A company built on ads created by the veteran ...

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Tom Denford and David Indo from ID Comms: China’s unique digital giants

On this week’s #MediaSnack Tom and David take a look at what it takes to market successfully in China and a landscape dominated by Tencent, Alibaba and Baidu. These three giants are frequently compared to Western platforms like Google, Facebook ...

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TV is key to successful big campaigns says WARC

Someone told me the other day that the UK’s TV market was getting crowded this year, with Unilever in particular piling in. So TV’s not dead and buried then. Which WARC, which these days purports to measure effectiveness as well ...

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