INSIGHTS FROM THE ANA MASTERS OF MARKETING

On a scale of one to ten, how well do you know your most valuable consumer? Collective recently sponsored the Audience Insight of the Day at the ANA Masters of Marketing and asked attendees this question. You may be surprised to see their responses:

THE FLAW OF AVERAGES & RISKS OF NON-TRANSPARENCY

AdExchanger recently published an article discussing the risks of averages and non-transparency within our space. The article uncovers the flaws of complacency within campaign results, where the average KPI of all tactics falls within goal, and yet individual tactics are outside the desired range of performance. The article also lends great advice for Media Planners […]

COLLECTIVE TAKES ON TV 2.0

Listen in as Collective’s Chief Product Officer Eoin Townsend discusses how using digital will help drive linear television buying. Full video here.

BACK TO THE PRESENT, A BIT OF THE PAST, MAYBE OUR FUTURE WITH JOE APPRENDI

Via MediaPost Yeah, I know what you’re thinking — enough with the temporal metaphors already. Especially today. But if anyone has a right to exploit it, someone writing for something called “RTBlog” in a publication called Real-Time Daily should be forgiven. We did it in our past. We’ll do it in our future. Heck, we’re doing it […]

COLLECTIVE CELEBRATES A DECADE OF DIGITAL ADVERTISING EVOLUTION

Collective, the ad tech leader and programmatic pioneer, today celebrates a decade of innovation and achievements in the online advertising ecosystem, including: development of the industry’s first marketing cloud, patented TV Accelerator technology, debut of VISTO™ transparent reporting, dozens of strategic data and technology partnerships and accolades from within the industry.

AD BLOCKING: WHY MARKETERS SHOULDN’T HIT THE PANIC SWITCH

Though ad blocking has existed for years, it’s recently become a major concern in the ad tech world. The use of ad blocking increased 48% in the United States over the past year and has been further amplified by Apple’s support of ad-blocking apps in IOS9 and by the likes of Howard Stern and The […]

THE TRUE COST OF PROGRAMMATIC

Advertising Age recently published an article about the “Hidden Costs of Programmatic,” addressing an issue that has become common in the industry. The advent of programmatic advertising was revolutionary for marketers. The data-driven, automated approach enabled them to accurately target audiences at scale and serve ads across screens and formats in mere milliseconds. Programmatic inventory […]

COLLECTIVE, 4A’S FOUNDATION ANNOUNCE BILL CASPARE SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Via MediaPost Remembering someone special through a memorial fund pays it forward through a tribute. What’s “it”? Whatever expertise and kindness the person gave to the community. In this case, Bill Caspare gave much of his time to developing a budding online advertising industry. Caspare, both a founding member and strategic visionary, stood behind several […]