Interviews

An Interview with Ben Kaplan, VP of Digital Ad Product Marketing at Meredith Corp

  Ben Kaplan has worked across publishers, brands, as well as agencies, enabling them to achieve additional reach, engagement and data-driven insights. Ben currently leads all of Meredith Digital’s ad product marketing and strategy. In addition, Ben also oversees custom ad product design as well as native, video, social and influencer operations.   In this […] Read More

by , September 20, 2018

This Week in Native Ads

This Week in Native Ads 4/20

  It’s Friday!   Hello from the Southern Hemisphere, I’m presently editing on my Friday night, this week's edition is less campaigns and more deeper reads.   BTW, we continuously update all campaigns of the week here, the same with datapoints of note -> and if you’d like to submit your work, Gustaf has tee’d […] Read More

by , April 20, 2018

Insights

On Earth Day, Consumers Spend 89% Longer on Articles

  Earth Day is the world’s largest environmental movement and brands have been showing their support over the past few years.   In this piece, we look at some of our favorite environment-based campaigns.   We also share insights, backed by Nudge data, on the best performing content formats, which distribution channels to back, and […] Read More

by , April 18, 2018

This Week in Native Ads

This Week in Native Ads 10/6

  BuzzFeed's new Twitter show AM to DM announced 1m viewers this week – but unclear as to how ‘long’ people were watching. Even they don’t know! This is the problem of our times. My take -> that’s probably 1million appearances in the stream, which based on Facebook's CPM would only yield BuzzFeed $150 in […] Read More

by , October 6, 2017

Nudge, Product Releases

Nudge integrates artificial intelligence into its native content platform

  Nudge integrates artificial intelligence into its native content platform   Technology provides predictive intelligence of content performance and audience interaction for native content campaigns.   NEW YORK, NEW YORK, – SEPTEMBER 2017   Nudge, a New York-based technology platform, provides reporting and analytics for modern content marketing and native advertising campaigns. Today, it announced […] Read More

by , September 27, 2017

Product Releases

Introducing Nudge 3.0

  Introducing the next exciting phase of Nudge with its newly built AI intelligence layer, features, updates, and Nudge Spectrum.   Get in touch with your account manager today, to talk about the latest features.   Content prediction ‘Predict how well your content will do before it goes live’   Through Nudge’s latest artificial intelligence […] Read More

by , September 27, 2017

This Week in Native Ads

This Week in Native Ads 05/06

Campaign of the Week: 14 Avocado Snacks You Should Make For Cinco De Mayo…And For…Ever Source: Buzzfeed Why we like it: They’ve done it again! Avocados from Mexico make sure that they are the one to count on when celebrating this annual food fest that is Cinco de Mayo. A sponsored list in Buzzfeed that pretty much […] Read More

by , May 5, 2016

This Week in Native Ads

This Week in Native Ads 02/26

Campaign of the Week: Dinner Time – 50 Years of Food of Thought Source: TIME Why we like it: This paid post by in TIME, presented by Netflix, features their new series Cooked by digging up some old food stories in the TIME’s archive. Netflix keeps setting a good example of how to work with the […] Read More

by , February 25, 2016

Strategy & Tactics

103 Native Advertising Tools to Explore in 2018

We’ve compiled a comprehensive list of all the native advertising tools out there. This list is useful for agencies, brands and publishers. We’ve broken them down in to four categories. Content – Content Creation – Content Recommendation – Content Marketing & Amplification Platforms – Native Ad Platforms – Mobile Native Advertising – Native Ops – […] Read More

by , January 28, 2016

Strategy & Tactics

South Park reflects on the digital generation to date – what is really happening in the world of sponsored content?

You might not know this, but a few months ago South Park decided to release a couple of episodes about the digital era of marketing, including pop-ups ads, sponsored content and native ads. The episodes got a lot of exposure and publishers such as Business Insider, Adweek and Techtimes wrote about it on their sites. Maybe, […] Read More

by , January 28, 2016