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Blog Jun. 10, 2014 | Share

If a Digital Ad Falls in the Wrong Place, Does It Make an Impression?

If a Digital Ad Falls in the Wrong Place Does It Make an Impression

We’re all familiar with the philosophical question, “if a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” Striking parallels to this old adage can be drawn in our industry today, where many are asking a similar question relating to the effectiveness of ads in the digital environment. In light of concerns around ad... Read more

Blog Jun. 10, 2014 | Share

Six Questions: Gian Fulgoni, comScore

Six Questions Gian Fulgoni, comScore

For better or worse, comScore has been closely identified over the past 20 years with the measurement and verification of web traffic and audiences. As the herd moves to mobile devices and addressable TV, how much does that challenge your position? Read more

Blog Jun. 2, 2014 | Share

Keeping Ahead of Non-Human Traffic: A Q&A with Brian Pugh

The media has been abuzz lately with news stories about invalid web traffic – commonly referred to as fraud – that can wreak havoc on ad campaign delivery and diminish the value of digital as a successful advertising medium. To help speak to these concerns, we thought it would be a great time to sit down with Brian Pugh, comScore’s SVP of Audience,... Read more

Blog May. 16, 2014 | Share

Understand Campaign Delivery Beyond Demographics with vCE Behavioral Segments

Understand Campaign Delivery Beyond Demographics with vCE Behavioral Segments

While digital media – like traditional media – has historically been bought and sold based on a content property’s ability to reach a specific demographic audience, advertisers have increasingly turned to more sophisticated audience and behavioral targeting strategies. A remnant metric from TV ratings, TRPs are a necessary tool for cross-campaign... Read more

Blog May. 9, 2014 | Share

Viewability: The Evolution of Digital Advertising: From Direct Response to Branding

Digital advertising in Australia has grown at a torrid pace. When it comes to branding, advertising on the Internet is equivalent to only 24% of Australian TV spending. The problem isn’t a lack of effectiveness; the problem is the methodology being used to evaluate their effectiveness. Read more

Blog May. 7, 2014 | Share

Internal Optimization – A Solid Path to External Monetization of Mobile Operators’ Big Data

Internal Optimization – A Solid Path to External Monetization of Mobile Operators’ Big Data

Carrier’s revenue from Voice and SMS in mature wireless markets are generally in decline, while Data revenues are still steadily increasing. The main problem however, is that increases in Data revenues are not enough to negate Voice and SMS declines so, ARPU’s are relatively flat – for now. Data revenue is expected to peak in the next handful... Read more

Blog May. 5, 2014 | Share

Digital Analytix Focus: A Simplified User Interface for Actionable Business Insights

Digital Analytix Focus A Simplified User Interface for Actionable Business Insights

Available to all users of comScore’s Digital Analytix® Enterprise, this new UI provides easy access to frequently requested reports and data. Read more

Blog Apr. 29, 2014 | Share

What the comScore-Yahoo Partnership Means for vCE Clients

What the comScore-Yahoo Partnership Means for vCE Clients

Today at Yahoo’s NewFront event in New York, Yahoo Head of the Americas Ned Brody unveiled details of a comScore-Yahoo strategic partnership that will provide the industry with more robust campaign measurement for video, display, and mobile advertising on a global scale. Through this partnership, Yahoo will be integrating comScore validated Campaign... Read more

Blog Apr. 18, 2014 | Share

Putting the Cross-Media Measurement Future into Focus: A Q&A with Manish Bhatia

Putting the Cross-Media Measurement Future into Focus: A Q&A with Manish Bhatia

“Cross-media measurement.” It’s currently one of the hottest topics of discussion among digital advertisers and publishers. But what exactly is it, how is it evolving, and what issues and opportunities lie ahead? We talked with our Chief Revenue Officer, Manish Bhatia, to find out. Here’s what he had to say. Read more

Blog Apr. 7, 2014 | Share

Are Mobile Operators Asking the Right Questions of their Subscriber Big Data?

Subscriber Analytix Questions Guide

With more than 50% of all mobile service revenues driven from data services in the U.S. in 2013, the demand for mobile data is exploding faster than ever before. Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) for data services have grown by 5% quarter over quarter by the end of Q4 in 2013; however, this has come at a cost to traditional Voice and SMS revenues. Here... Read more