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Mobile Gaming After the Holidays: New Devices, New App Downloads

Smartphones were a popular gift this holiday season, no doubt. Prominent KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo forecasts that iPhones sales will have reached 71.5 million in Q4 2014 alone. The iPhone 6 is projected to account for 60% of all iPhone sales, at just over 41 million. Flurry analyzed device activations and app installs during the week leading up to (and including) Christmas 2014. Apple products accounted for 51.3% of mobile devices that were activated, with its big screened iPhone 6 as the frontrunner. […]

Facebook Mobile and RTB: Creative Best Practices and Ad Specs

Last month we announced our partnership with MoPub, the world’s largest exchange for in-app mobile ad inventory. Mobile is a fast-growing segment of digital advertising, and staying ahead of the curve means continuous innovation — for Nanigans, and for our customers. Expanding our ad automation software beyond Facebook was pretty major news for us, and we’re extremely excited about the opportunity to offer cross-channel access to online inventory via real-time bidding (RTB). A recently released Gartner survey indicates that digital marketing […]

Top 5 Mobile Resources of 2014

This year has been quite a ride for online advertisers. Through new iPhones and operating systems to the Facebook Audience Network and the newest eCommerce ad unit, the meteoric rise in mobile device usage shows no sign of hitting a ceiling anytime soon. A large part of this popularity can be attributed to savvy app development and marketing. As you can see from the Business Insider chart below, apps are now consuming 86% of consumers’ time, with gaming and Facebook […]

Creative Best Practices: Holiday Retail [SlideShare]

As the Game of Thrones cast likes to remind us, winter is coming. While you look back at last year’s seasonal social media campaigns and explore this year’s expanded targeting options, don’t forget to add new creative to your holiday checklist. Once you’ve got the right customers in your sights, enticing copy and winter wonderland-invoking images will compel them to click (or install, or purchase, or register…. you get the idea). If you’re stuck on what to feed our Creative […]

HubSpot Inbound: Applying Content Lessons to Advertising

Within the Boston tech galaxy, HubSpot is a supernova. With plans to raise $100 million in an IPO and a 10,000-person conference under its belt, the inbound marketing company’s star continues to rise. Last week at the Inbound conference, Kiernan Flanagan, HubSpot’s Marketing Director (EMEA), gave a whirlwind presentation titled The Art & Science of Content Promotion, detailing HubSpot’s 3-step process of launching, promoting and repurposing content. While the topic may not seem immediately relevant to social media advertisers, promoting […]