Menu

Tag : mobile advertising

Recap: Facebook’s Q1 2016 Earnings Call

As highlighted in our Q1 2016 Global Facebook Advertising Benchmark Report, marketers continue to invest more in video ads on Facebook—especially on mobile—to achieve their direct response performance objectives. In North America, 26% more mobile ad spend was allocated to video formats in Q1 2016 compared to Q4 2015. In the Asia-Pacific market, the quarter-over-quarter spend share increase was even higher at 45%. Overall, the share of mobile ad spend to video formats grew across all major verticals, with gaming exhibiting the largest increase. Yesterday’s […]

F8 2016: Here’s What You Missed

Facebook’s  F8 conference has become an important window into the social giant’s advertising and stack-building strategy. Last March at F8, important updates to Facebook Messenger, LiveRail, and Parse were unveiled to developers from around the world. The 2016 edition of F8 was held once again at Fort Mason in San Francisco, spanning April 12th and 13th. If you were unable to attend the two-day event, here are some on-the-scene snapshots: Tuesday Keynote New Developments Facebook Live (live video for live events) Messenger  - instant, persists […]

Featured Image - - Mobile ads and landing pages

The Key To Effective Mobile Ads and Landing Pages

Mobile optimization is no longer optional for ecommerce companies. With over half of social media time spent on mobile devices, advertisers can’t afford to skip out on mobile-friendly ads and landing pages. When it comes to running effective mobile campaigns through social platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, simplicity and respect for the user experience is the key to ROI. Want to grab a mobile viewer’s attention on a small screen and drive clicks, sales and sign-ups with your landing page? Use […]

Featured Image - Twitter Demographics

Twitter Demographics: A Guide For Direct Response Advertisers

Twitter represents a tremendous opportunity for direct response advertisers. The site is an ROI driver thanks to its ability to deliver highly relevant ads via keyword targeting. Plus, tailored audiences make it the perfect platform for boosting user acquisition, retention and sales. What do advertisers need to know about Twitter’s 320 million monthly active users? Pew Research Center recently conducted an in-depth study of Twitter’s highly engaged mobile audience. The study found that among all online adults, 23% used Twitter […]

Carousel Ads: One Product, Many Angles

Note: The brands featured herein are meant to serve as compelling examples, and are not Nanigans customers unless expressly noted. There’s a common misconception from online advertisers with only one product that the Carousel Ad unit does not make sense for them. They’re used to seeing the kind of retail ad pictured below: We’ve seen some pretty creative example, however, of advertisers leveraging the unit to feature one product, an app, or a lifestyle image as opposed to multiple products […]