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Blog Mar. 31, 2016 | Share

Traditional News Publishers Take Non-Traditional Path to Digital Growth

Traditional News Publishers Take Non-Traditional Path to Digital Growth

Ever since the early days when traditional news organizations began publishing content on the web, the transition to digital hasn’t always been smooth sailing. Digital publishing presents a unique set of challenges to which traditional publishers weren’t accustomed, such as greater competition due to the lower barriers of entry, an unproven business... Read more

Blog Feb. 1, 2016 | Share

A New Model for a New Era of Cross-Platform Measurement

comScore

With the merger of comScore and Rentrak now finalized, we’d like to take the opportunity to share our excitement in introducing the new comScore! Together we are creating a new model for cross-platform measurement that is built on a precise, innovation-led understanding of audiences, brands and consumer behavior at massive scale. Both comScore and... Read more

Blog Nov. 11, 2015 | Share

Multi-Platform Media Planning in Practice

Multi-Platform Media Planning in Practice

In our previous blog post, Bringing Mobile into the Digital Media Planning Process, we examined how the shift in consumers’ digital consumption has created challenges in planning efficiently. Specifically, we delved into how planning in device silos rather than with de-duplicated audiences can lead to missed campaign objectives and wasted spend. Read more

Blog Oct. 1, 2015 | Share

The Future of TV: Audience Lift and Audience Shift

The Future of TV: Audience Lift and Audience Shift

The fact that viewing habits are driving TV to a multi-platform future is not anything new. However, when industry-leaders who remain innovative amid all of this change get together to talk about this future, I make a point to listen to their predictions. Read more

Blog Sep. 29, 2015 | Share

The Rise of the Super Viewer and Why Advertisers Should Care

The Rise of the Super Viewer and Why Advertisers Should Care

Consumers today benefit from new technologies that have dramatically changed how we watch TV ... or at this point, video in general. Yet, through the rapid adoption of new viewing options like binge-watching and time shifted viewing, a new type of consumer has risen: the Super Viewer. Instead of one platform competing with another for attention and... Read more

Blog Jul. 20, 2015 | Share

AOL Proves Audience is 3x Larger After Accounting for International and Mobile Traffic

AOL Proves Audience is 3x Larger After Accounting for International and Mobile Traffic

One of today’s biggest challenges for publishers is conveying the value of their digital audience to advertisers. While an audience’s value depends on many factors, its sheer size (measured in unique visitors) is a major component. It turns out, however, that accurately measuring an audience’s true reach is a trickier task than one might initially... Read more

Blog Jul. 14, 2015 | Share

Why Mobile-Only Audiences Are Key to Digital Publishers’ Monetization

Why Mobile-Only Audiences Are Key to Digital Publishers’ Monetization

Ever since comScore first introduced Media Metrix® Multi-Platform to the US market in early 2013, we have gotten a much clearer picture how important mobile is to digital media audiences. Before multi-platform data existed, mobile was often thought to be primarily incremental engagement from existing users of a media property – but it turns out that... Read more

Blog Jul. 2, 2015 | Share

comScore in Journal of Advertising Research on the Rise of the Digital Omnivore

Gian Fulgoni

Marketing used to be so simple. In the not-too distant past, when marketers had to decide how to best reach consumers, they were faced with just a few options. They could use one or more of the three television networks, run advertisements in newspapers and magazines, or rely on the U.S. Postal Service and direct mail. The advent of digital technologies,... Read more

Blog May. 27, 2015 | Share

comScore and Microsoft Partner to Provide Big Data Mining and Visualization Solution

comScore and Microsoft Partner to Provide Big Data Mining and Visualization Solution

comScore and Microsoft Power BI, a business analytics service, will be releasing a solution this summer that allows business users to access and understand their data in a matter of minutes. The solution will allow users to connect their comScore Digital Analytix data with pre-built Power BI dashboards and reports that are updated continuously and automatically.... Read more

Blog Apr. 28, 2015 | Share

Number of Mobile-Only Internet Users Now Exceeds Desktop-Only in the U.S.

Single Platform Users' Share of Total Digital Population

Mobile’s rise over the past few years has been well-documented as it continues to achieve major milestones illustrating its immense popularity, such as last year when app usage surpassed desktop usage and began accounting for half of all U.S. digital media consumption. But its latest milestone shows just how far this platform has come in overtaking... Read more