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Presentation Jul. 11, 2016 | Share

Impressions vs. Eyeballs: What Are You Really Buying?

Impressions vs. Eyeballs: What Are You Really Buying?

When advertisers put money on campaigns, what they are looking for is audience, i.e. eyeballs. But what is bought are actually impressions, which are just ad-served onto pages and sites. Was that impression served to a real human rather than a bot? Was that ad actually in the browser-viewable window or was it below-the-fold? Or even in a tab that is... Read more

Blog Jul. 8, 2016 | Share

comScore in Journal of Advertising Research on How Marketers Can Minimize Losses Caused by Bogus Web Traffic

comScore in Journal of Advertising Research

In the following article entitled “Fraud in Digital Advertising: A Multibillion-Dollar Black Hole,” comScore Co-Founder and Chairman Emeritus Gian Fulgoni identifies a variety of creative and sophisticated ways for smart marketers, faced with the challenges of digital ad fraud, to ensure they can still reach their target segments in a cost-effective... Read more

Blog Jul. 8, 2016 | Share

The State of Mobile News Audiences in 3 Charts

If you’re between the ages of 18-34, there’s a strong chance you’re reading this on a mobile device right now. That’s because, like many other digital categories, news consumption has increasingly shifted to mobile in recent years, and Millennials (defined here as Persons 18-34) are the ones leading this trend. Below are three charts based on... Read more

Press Release Jul. 7, 2016 | Share

comScore signs Local TV Ratings Contract with Dispatch Printing Company

comScore (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced it has signed a local TV measurement agreement with the Dispatch Printing Company television stations, WTHR-TV (NBC) in Indianapolis, Indiana and WBNS-TV (CBS) in Columbus, Ohio. Read more

Data Gem Jul. 7, 2016 | Share

Mobile App vs Browser: Why Retailers Shouldn’t Ignore Their Mobile Browser Experience

Mobile App vs Mobile Browser

Mobile App vs Browser: Why Retailers Shouldn’t Ignore Their Mobile Browser Experience The majority of Europeans own a smartphone, making the platform a key consideration for any industry. How can retailers best leverage consumers’ consumption habits? An analysis of the mobile landscape taken from comScore Mobile Advisor reveals the differences in... Read more

Press Release Jul. 6, 2016 | Share

comScore Expands Relationship with Raycom TV

comScore (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced the expansion of its partnership with Raycom for comScore’s local television viewing information across five new Raycom television markets. With this agreement, comScore now has 56 TV markets under contract with Raycom. Read more

Market Ranking Jul. 4, 2016 | Share

comScore Releases Japan Desktop Online Video Rankings for April 2016

comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) today released Japan data from the comScore Video Metrix® service, showing that Google Sites, Yahoo Sites and Twitter ranked as the top three online video properties by unique viewers in April 2016. The comScore data also reveals differences in viewing preferences across age groups by showing the top 10 online video properties... Read more

Data Gem Jun. 30, 2016 | Share

Dutch Spend Half of Desktop Time Watching Videos

Dutch Spend Half of Desktop Time Watching Videos

As online video consumption continues to increase and expand onto new platforms, video plays an increasingly valuable role in the marketing mix. Desktop remains a growth platform for video, with a 16% increase in viewers from November 2015 to April 2016 meaning that 100% of the Dutch digital audience watches online videos. Understanding behaviours across... Read more

Press Release Jun. 29, 2016 | Share

Hearst Television, Inc. Signs with comScore’s Local TV Service

comScore (NASDAQ: SCOR) today announced it has entered a multi-market agreement with Hearst Television, Inc. for three of its stations – WISN-TV (ABC) Milwaukee, Wis., as well as KHBS/KHOG-TV (ABC) and KHBS/KHOG-D2 (CW) Fort Smith-Fayetteville, Ark. Read more

Blog Jun. 27, 2016 | Share

Digital Audiences Bloom in Warmer Months for Seasonal Travel Categories

Summer has officially arrived, and many consumers across the U.S. are finalizing their seasonal travel plans or have already embarked on their summer vacations. With school out of session and the weather more pleasant, summer nearly always tends to see a boost in travel activity. Interestingly, consumers’ online activity reflects this ‘real-life’... Read more