Adopting blockchain in advertising: use cases are still the key

Unsure what blockchain really means to the advertising industry? According to Reevi Rajan from Digitas, it’s not your fault - the industry has just been thinking about it in the wrong way. In this thought leadership article he explains how blockchain is actually just an underlying technology and with this frame of mind, we can more easily identify how to drive adoption.

2019-11-22T14:36:59+08:00November 22nd, 2019|Analytics, IAB News, IAB Research|

Data analytics DNA: three things brands can do today to kickstart their journey to data-maturity

In this thought leadership piece, Catherine Candano and Gitali Halder deconstruct the elements needed for brands to achieve data-driven maturity.

2019-10-24T09:35:27+08:00October 21st, 2019|Analytics, IAB News, IAB Research|

The Cost of Attention

What is the ultimate cost of attention? "In the war for eyeballs, knowledge is power and knowledge in this case means data." Henry Hooper, Sales Director, RTB House, and Karen Schuster, Director of Insights & Solutions, APAC, Unruly provides an insight on the potential pitfalls and consequences of the endless thirst for data in our industry.

2019-10-01T16:58:57+08:00September 30th, 2019|Analytics, Commerce, IAB News, IAB Research|

Better decisions, faster

In this piece, Beaudon McLaren takes an in-depth look at how analytics applies to the idea that taking better decisions faster allows companies to create better outcomes. Read how data science, design thinking, and decision science all come together to help make decisions - even if it seems more tedious.

2019-09-24T16:19:13+08:00September 5th, 2019|Analytics, IAB News, IAB Research|

What does a future of integrated cross-functional data and less silos hold for the digital marketing analyst?

As more data breaks free from silos and becomes progressively integrated across functional groups, a future where data is highly democratized will change the way many of us work. Disney's Senior Manager of Digital Marketing, Haikal Mohamed, shares his view.

2019-06-11T11:28:33+08:00June 6th, 2019|Analytics, IAB News, IAB Research|

Has Analytics made marketing less effective by making it more efficient?

Has (Digital) Analytics has gotten us into this efficiency bubble? Have we focused too much on what is easy to measure - clicks - instead of what is important? And what can Analytics do to help?

2019-11-28T11:55:18+08:00May 24th, 2019|Analytics, IAB News, IAB Research|

Why last click should be your last choice – #backtothefuture

Do we truly know the true value of our ads? In the face of increasing complexity in today's digital world, marketers often fall back onto last click attribution models. The good news is that there are superior ways to understand the true value and effectiveness of ads to ensure that credit is given when it is due and ensuring a sound media strategy.

Building a Michelin-starred Data and Analytics Team

IAB SEA+India's Analytics Committee outlines some of the more common roles you will find in today’s Data & Analytics team and the special traits and skills you should be looking out for when building out your team.

2019-08-29T17:14:40+08:00January 30th, 2019|Analytics, IAB News, IAB Research|