In this edition, we are focusing on emerging players in the digital video ecosystem, the continuation of favorable marketplace conditions for advertisers, and how brands are making a shift to empathetic and/or informative messaging in response to COVID-19 and can now target specific audience affected by the pandemic.
Insights & Updates
Your media planning strategies from February may or may not tell you much in April or May. Two months ago, you understood the marketplace and your business, competitors, media costs, results and even the season. But with the world upended by the COVID-19 pandemic, the only information you can use right now comes from yesterday.
AI will certainly disrupt advertising, but it has almost nothing to do with chatbots. Where Siri or Alexa’s natural language processing enables human-machine interactions, AI in advertising media management will enable interactions between a machine and a marketplace.
The home-cycling brand has raised almost $450 million and revamped its marketing ahead as it looks to sustain growth.