Media

50 per cent down – is April’s UK adspend falling off a cliff?

April is the cruellest month famously opined TS Eliot (can’t help recalling a celebrated Private Eye spoof with January, February and March crossed out by Ezra Pound – try April, he wrote.) But it’s no laughing matter for UK adland ...

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Affleck leaves Dentsu X to take top UK role at Havas Media

Havas Media Group has lured Patrick Affleck (below) from Dentsu X to be its new UK CEO. He replaces Matt Adams who left to join Brainlabs as global MD. Affleck was CEO of Dentsu X and, before that, president of ...

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Readly launches global campaign to hijack stay-at-home reading boom

People are reading more magazines and newspapers (if they can get hold of them) in the time of Covid-19 (I even read the leader in the Mail on Sunday which I never do.) Online magazine digital subscription app Readly has ...

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Facebook ad revenue hit hard even though virus numbers up

Facebook ad revenue is dropping more rapidly in the US than other Covid-19 hit markets according to new data from social media marketing company Socialbakers. Facebook is suffering an ad fall (as is Twitter) despite the rapidly growing use of ...

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