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3 Ideas for Making Playable Ads a Boon for Retailers Too

In August Facebook debuted Playable ads, allowing gaming companies running app-install campaigns to let users play a game within an ad before downloading it. A fun Playable ad with clear instructions can lure in gamers and improve app installs as a result. Gaming company Rovio saw a 34% lower cost per install when utilizing Facebook Playable ads for Angry Birds Blast, as compared to traditional video ads for the same title. Related post: What Ecommerce and Gaming Advertisers Can Learn […]

Facebook Playable Ads

Nanigans and Rovio Join Forces to Score with Facebook Playable Ads

Back in April, Finnish gaming company Rovio decided to beta-test Facebook’s new Playables digital ad format to see if Playables could deliver more Angry Birds Blast installs than traditional video ads. With Facebook Playable ads — now available globally in the Facebook News Feed — potential players can demo a mobile game right inside the ad. The point of these ads is to allow users to get a feel for the game and thus be more likely to install the […]

Online Retailers Turn to Video, Mobile Ads to Grow Sales on Facebook in Q1 2018 [Report]

In the first quarter of 2018, Facebook remained a vital platform for advertising. The latest trends show how marketers are capitalizing on opportunities to grow revenue across Facebook’s global network of users. Nanigans’ new Global Facebook Advertising Benchmark Report, released today, highlights one of the big themes of Q1 2018: increased use of video and mobile ads among online retailers. New Nanigans data underscores how online retailers are investing heavily in video and mobile ads to target more shoppers. These […]

Ecommerce marketing

What Ecommerce All Stars Have in Common

It’s not an easy time to be in retail. Everyone must now compete with Amazon, and big box retailers are struggling to connect with consumers who have hundreds of digital options at their fingertips. Despite challenges, certain retailers are weathering the storm through smart investments in content, mobile, video and emerging technologies such as augmented reality (AR). Below, we highlight some of the best digital strategies from ecommerce retailers. They Bridge In-Store and Digital The customer journey is no longer […]

Facebook Video and Dynamic Ads Power Strong Q4 2017 for Ecommerce, Game Marketers [Report]

The fourth quarter of 2017 proved once again how much Facebook has become a vital platform for advertising. The latest trends show how marketers are capitalizing on every opportunity to drive revenue growth across Facebook’s global network of users. Nanigans’ new Global Facebook Advertising Benchmark Report, released today, highlights the two big themes of Q4 2017: video and dynamic ads. New Nanigans data underscores how online retailers, in particular, are investing heavily in dynamic ads to target more shoppers with more […]