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What is geofencing? How to Use Geofencing vs Geo-Targeting?

Location data is a powerful instrument for increasing the efficiency of an advertising campaign. Services that allow advertisers to get closer to customers in a specified location can significantly change the engagement. This article highlights two location-based services: geofencing and geo-targeting, and answers the main ...

User Identification (User ID)

Unidentified users have very limited access to anything around the web. User identification is an essential step to providing a safe and secure web environment. But what is the User ID, and is safety the only thing it ensures? What does it have to do ...

Exploring the Market of CTV Monetization: Key Webinar Takeaways

CTV is experiencing explosive growth in viewership and, at the same time, rising levels of fraud, an enormous share of misrepresented inventory, and grey media trading. To navigate these lucrative and yet treacherous waters, Admixer has gathered the most accomplished experts in CTV: Kumaran Sambandam, ...

Identity Graph: What Is in It for Marketing?

Marketers are facing an identity crisis propelled by cookies turning obsolete and Apple’s ATT coming into force. In light of the fading addressability, the identity graph provides time-honored stability as well as new exciting opportunities.  With the rise of people-oriented marketing, identity graphs have become ...

7 User Identity Alternatives to 3rd-Party Cookies

The biggest challenge for advertisers and publishers in the coming year will be establishing user identity. With the elimination of the 3rd-party cookies, the addressability across web channels will be fading out. Together with 3rd-party cookies, other IDs and technical parameters may turn obsolete as ...

9 Digital Advertising Trends That Will Shape 2021

The end of the year is in sight, and it is crucial to review the key milestones and strategize for the next year. However, predicting the future after the rough ride we just had feels incredibly daunting.  On top of challenges created by the pandemic, ...

Prebid: The Technology Behind Header Bidding

Header bidding made a revolution in the advertising market and permitted media owners to boost their revenues by diversifying demand. However, during the early stages of adoption, header bidding was plagued with low standards, fragmented solutions, and almost no collaboration between providers.  Everything changed with the launch ...

The Best Video Ad Networks and Where to Find Them

Advertising priorities are constantly changing, and in 2020 they gravitate more and more towards video ads network. 30 years ago, TV was paramount to reach and engagement, then the web arrived and display ads captivated the audience for decades. Finally, digital video content came to ...

Programmatic Business Model: Ad Network vs. Ad Exchange

A network and ad exchange are two crucial components of the programmatic marketplace. In large part, they share a similar objective,  gathering publishers’ inventory to sell it programmatically to advertisers. Those two terms are frequently used interchangeably, which confuse their distinct roles in media buying.  ...

What Is an Ad Network? Past, Present, and Future

When publishers started moving their media assets online, they initially adopted print media practices for monetizing their ad space. They struck direct deals with advertisers for blocks of ads. However, they soon acknowledged that the existing model couldn’t scale, and a lot of inventory remained ...

Ad Serving 101: Where Advertisers Meet Publishers

Ad serving is a combination of technology and services that place ads on the website, mobile app, CTV or any other digital platform. It includes the range of functions from delivering ads and targeting users to ad performance reporting and optimizing campaigns based on the ...