In this edition: Sports fans are loyal viewers and eager for the return of live sports. Ad-supported OTT is gaining more viewers, with 78% of U.S. consumers willing to see ads to access free streaming content. Digital device listening crossed the 50% threshold for the first time during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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What happened to the loyal sports fans when COVID-19 caused all activities to come to a grinding halt? The cancellation of live sports was very upsetting to many fans and created a massive hole in many advertisers’ media buys. There has been so much uncertainty lately, but one thing is certain, these sports fans are loyal. Marketers have been hard pressed to find ways to fill the void of live sports on their media buys, but the wait for the original impressions draw is over.
In this edition: Our advanced analytics partner sharing its POV on measurement during the Facebook boycott, streaming media consumption continues to rise, and some sports leagues are preparing to return soon, but others will not.
In this edition: Our agency's POV on Facebook, and the ensuing boycott amongst major advertisers, the latest media consumption stats for TV and Audio, and a NewFront recap from our media team.