Gorge

Blog

Tag Archives creatives

Programmatic Ads

Programmatic Ads are in the news...

Of late, programmatic ads have been a lot in the news. Unfortunately, not for the good reasons. After Google’s YouTube fiasco in the automated ad placement of programmatic ads, major advertisers have pulled off their ads from Google and YouTube.

While programmatic technology enables advertisers to specifically target their users based on their interests and demographics, it can’t pinpoint towards the exact site or content that’s being viewed by those users. The current noise is an outcome of such loopholes in the programmatic model.

At a time when users are made to watch an ad every time before they actually watch a YouTube video or read any news content, mobile advertising is unfortunately turning out to be a forceful experience in a way. Maybe that’s why pre-installed ad-blockers and apps are becoming quite popular nowadays. Obviously, users don’t like ads that hinder their experience…

 Promoting your Game App? Play it right!

The popularity of game apps isn’t exactly a new phenomenon. But looking at the rapid growth track of the international games market, the statement that ‘The game app industry is the next big thing’ stands valid even today. Going by numbers, eMarketer estimates that mobile games will account for 30.9% of the US mobile content market in 2015 and the US mobile game revenues (including both downloads and in-app purchases) will hit $3.04 billion.

Game Apps Blog

The mobile advertising sector in India has seen massive growth in the past year. With this growth comes change. While we earlier had great creative freedom with regard to campaigns and branding, we have noticed that lately large corporations have started to include mobile advertising formats in their overall creative and branding strategy.

^49EB8DA5B0671228703971AD487B6DF42A84F43EE886BFEFB9^pimgpsh_fullsize_distr

This makes their entire carousel appear more homogeneous, which is great, but it also means that some brands have started to treat mobile as an extension of print media, which isn't.

In our last blog, we had talked about some key strategies for greater user engagement in mobile apps. While addressing the issue of reaching out to inactive users, I made a brief mention about the effectiveness of Retargeting Ads, which have become a core part of mobile marketing. In this post, let’s take a quick look at some handy points…

Close