Advertising & Marketing


Government regulation is the top obstacle threatening marketers’ data projects this year, according to a recent survey of US marketers by Winterberry Group and the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB).

Today’s B2B buyers are taking closer control of their own purchase journeys, conducting extensive research into potential vendors before engaging. But execution first demands deft use of trustworthy data. Learn about these insights and more from eMarketer and Accenture Interactive.

In the latest episode of "Behind the Numbers," eMarketer principal analyst Jillian Ryan talks about the collaboration tools companies are using to transform their business digitally and what to keep in mind when rolling them out.

In the latest episode of "Behind the Numbers," eMarketer principal analyst Debra Aho Williamson discusses where people share content and how these changes could affect marketers.

The typical native display ad is mobile, social and purchased programmatically—and that’s not expected to change over the next couple years, as the native ad market continues organic growth.

Despite OTT ad spend's surge, it’s still small compared with the $69.2 billion that US advertisers are projected to spend on linear TV. For some advertisers, measurement challenges prevent them from investing more in OTT.

Competitive video gaming is a rapidly growing, multibillion-dollar industry, presenting new opportunities for marketers to reach and engage with fans. Esports ad revenues are poised to surpass $200 million by next year, according to eMarketer’s first forecast on esports and gaming revenues.

Despite industrywide calls to combat fraud, fake followers are still a top concern among influencer marketers.

In-store charging stations offer a solutions for brick and mortars desperate to stay relevant.

Half of US internet users have concerns about facial recognition, according to data from The Brookings Institution.

More than 35 million Americans are enhancing their social media experiences with augmented reality (AR), according to our estimates. In today’s “eMarketer Daily Forecast,” forecasting analyst Showmik Podder provides a quick look at AR usage among US social network users. Tune in.

In the latest episode of "Behind the Numbers," eMarketer principal analyst Andrew Lipsman talks about the vast array of visual search tools out there, including eBay's latest entry into the emerging landscape.

The B2B purchase journey is more complex than ever. Buyers no longer limit themselves to vendor sales contacts, instead preferring to engage with B2B organizations across a variety of channels. Learn about these insights and more from eMarketer and Accenture Interactive.

Pandora may be the most popular music streaming service in the US, but it won’t retain the No. 1 spot for much longer. According to our latest forecast on digital music listeners, Spotify will surpass Pandora in terms of users by 2021—one year sooner than we predicted last year.

Hulu’s decision to reduce the price of its most affordable, ad-supported plan will help bring more users—and more ad dollars—to the popular streaming platform.

Whether you own a local business, or handle digital marketing for a brand which operates physical locations, the quality of your local business listings can either improve—or erode—your customer experience. Seventy-three-percent of high-intent consumers don’t visit a brand’s website before making a decision, according to Yext research.

Social video ad spending in the US will reach $14.89 billion in 2021, growing 44% from 2019, according to our latest forecast. It will then account for 30.4% of total video ad spending.

Brand safety is a serious concern for 60% of the ad industry professionals GumGum and Digiday surveyed in November 2018. But that’s down from 90% in 2017.

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