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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 […]

How the Duration of Your Video Ad Impacts Performance [Study]

Note: A version of this article was originally posted on Marketing Land. Video advertising creative is perhaps the most painstaking for advertisers to deal with during the planning and production stages. While there’s no magic formula to creating the “best” video ad, direct response-focused advertisers are inherently test-oriented, and will eventually find creative that works well within their target audiences against their larger objective. One thing we can learn from looking at aggregate advertiser data is that the best performing video ads […]

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Facebook Video Ad Budgets Rise 119% Year-Over-Year [Study]

One of the biggest tropes coming out of Facebook’s most recent earnings call was the rising prominence of video. In the call, Mark Zuckerberg noted that video is becoming one of the most active areas of advertising growth. He also said that the company has big plans for distributing short-form video content in a manner outside of the traditional newsfeed. The Nanigans Q4 2016 Facebook Benchmark Report highlights the quarter-over-quarter growth of mobile video in the Americas. Facebook’s latest announcement […]

Facebook Video Advertising Rewind: Benchmarks and Trends from 2016 [slideshare]

Facebook Video Advertising Rewind: Benchmarks and Trends from 2016 [SlideShare]

Direct response advertisers in all industries are harnessing the power of video ads to drive meaningful actions. Whether they aim to increase purchases, app downloads, or lead form submissions, marketers benefiting by increasing their video ad spend on Facebook, Audience Network and Instagram. As CMOs scale investment in video advertising, it’s important to understand how the market is trending. The SlideShare below features data and insights from our recent report of 2016 video advertising benchmarks in order to provide you […]

Facebook Video Advertising Rewind: Benchmarks and Trends from 2016 [Report]

Advertisers are flocking to video ads faster than ever on Facebook. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sees “a world that is video-first with video at the heart of all of our apps and services.” The reality among advertisers supports that vision, as marketers using Nanigans significantly accelerated their adoption of Facebook video ads throughout 2016. Video ad formats offer brand marketers a powerful storytelling tool for increasing awareness. However, 2016 proved they also provide direct response advertisers a compelling way to drive […]