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Fake Social Followers: Marketing Fraud Investigation

Fake Followers: Marketing Fraud Investigation

The New York attorney general, Eric T. Schneiderman, opened an investigation into a company that sold millions of fake followers on social media platforms, some of them copying real users’ personal information.

via The New York Times

U.S. Marketers Still Trying to Buy Mind-Share with Ads

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Regardless of the consistently poor results, U.S. social network advertising spending will surpass $21 billion, accounting for 25.5% of all digital ad spending. By 2019, social ad spending will top $31 billion, making up 29.4% of digital ad spending.

via eMarketer

Evolution of the Digital Advertising Ecosystem

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The importance of programmatic advertising is ever increasing, expected to account for over 50% of display advertising by the end of 2017. The digital advertising ecosystem sees ad exchanges providing automated real-time bidding (RTB) services, connecting the demand (advertiser) side through demand side platforms(DSP) and the supply (inventory) side through supply side platforms (SSP).

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Enhancing Digital Advertising with Artificial Intelligence

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According to Juniper Research, digital advertising spend will grow by an 18 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) over the next five years — rising from $184 billion in 2017 to $420 billion in 2022. This include advertising spend across mobile, desktop, wearables and digital-out-of-home signage.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Digital Trends: Advertising Fraud will Reach $6.5 billion in 2017

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Advertising fraud is expected to cost marketers $6.5 billion in 2017. High-profile schemes frequently make headlines, including Methbot, a massive fraud effort that reportedly earned its criminal perpetrators $3-$5 million a day.

Source: Gartner

Advertising Fraud: Can Artificial Intelligence Reduce It?

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When implemented correctly, the potential benefits that Artificial Intelligence (AI) can bring to the digital advertising industry are significant. Enhancing a digital advertising platform’s ability to efficiently target the correct audience, while detecting fraudulent publisher activities, would be a huge advantage.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

When it Comes to Advertising Effectiveness, What is Key?

With the transformation of the advertising industry, the balance has shifted. And as a result, it’s important for advertisers to understand how the different levers of advertising affect sales so they can make better, more informed decisions about how to plan their campaigns.

Source: Nielsen