The Super Bowl is a colossal platform for advertisers, which this year sees female-focused brands including Olay and Bumble make their debut, alongside the usual parade of celebrity-fuelled show-stoppers.
Internet ad spend may still be growing at the expense of newspapers and magazines, according to GroupM forecasts, but market maturity is approaching, news brands have diversified and most ‘traditional’ media will also grow next year.
As Gary Vaynerchuk continues to dominate much of the debate on marketing around the globe, our branding columnist suggests he is wrong – repeatedly – about the respective value of TV and social media.
At the end of every week we look at the key stories, offering our view on what they mean for you and the industry. From the launch of Spotify’s ‘Wrapped’ to discovering which Christmas ads topped the effectiveness rankings, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
The effectiveness expert warns marketers to stop “neglecting” price and start thinking like economists.
When marketers question their own assumptions about channels, data reveals advertising delivers more long-term ROI than previously thought, particularly from cross-channel campaigns.
A braille newspaper cover takeover, tie-up with Amazon’s Alexa and ITV partnership helped the charity reach more children with its festive message, while also exceeding donor targets by 78%.