The latest programmatic advertising best practice, trends, case studies, training and more


Optimising Programmatic Campaigns

This report provides guidance on setting up and running a highly effective programmatic marketing campaign, serving as an informational tool for advertisers who run their ads programmatically, an audit guide for agencies that deliver the programmatic activity and a best practice manual for the trader.

Paid Social Media Advertising

Social Media Advertising

1. Introduction This guide has been written to complement Econsultancy’s Social Media Strategy Best Practice Guide, Social Media Platforms Overview, B2B Social Media Best Practice Guide and Paid Search Best Practice Guide. The purpose of this guide is to provide an overview of the opportunities, risks and the required investment of time, effort and budget […]


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Hivestack’s CMO on the benefits of digital out-of-home

Nikki Hawke is the Chief Marketing Officer of Hivestack – a global ad tech leader in programmatic digital out of home (DOOH) advertising. We caught up with Hawke to find out more about her role, the benefits of programmatic DOOH, and why she believes it should be a key part of a wider omni-channel strategy. […]

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Why now is the time to invest in programmatic OOH

Out of home (OOH) advertising has been one of the hardest-hit channels during the pandemic – but significant recovery is forecast for next year. Jean-Christophe Conti, CEO of VIOOH, a global marketplace for out of home, explains why he believes programmatic OOH will be key to this recovery and to the future of the medium.

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A day in the life of… John Gillan, MD Northern Europe at Criteo

Criteo styles itself as the ‘leading advertising platform for the open internet’ – it chiefly works with retailers, brands and publishers to target audiences and increase visitors and conversions across mobile and web. John Gillan is the Managing Director of Northern Europe, and he’s our latest interviewee. Here’s what he had to say about his […]

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Case Study: New York Bakery Company’s programmatic strategy increases engagement by 82%

With New York Bakery Company facing increased category competition, the company wanted to bring the brand to life online and attract more customers, by driving penetration of the range and integrating with existing media campaigns. This case study looks into how they achieved this using programmatic.

Programmatic essentials

Understand what programmatic means and the key terminology for marketers.

Targeting in display

How sophisticated tracking techniques are giving marketers better ways to target consumers.

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