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Mobile Ad Spend Stakes Place In Digital Ad Market
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Mobile Ad Spend Stakes Place In Digital Ad Market

Mobile ad spend remains the compelling force behind soaring digital investments, and the current ad market overall in Australia. A recent CEASA (Commercial Economic Advisory Service of Australia) report combined ad revenue from all major paid media channels with data sources including the IAB, from IAB Australia, ThinkTV, Outdoor Media Association, and other agency groups. Its findings revealed nearly half of all ad investments are made digitally, thanks in part to the relentless climb of mobile and what seems to be a last-minute surge in video.

Mobile Social Takes Center Stage in APAC
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Mobile Social Takes Center Stage in APAC

Social media platforms have long since staked their grounds on mobile. Although younger users tend to champion new mobile trends, social media via mobile sees all age groups. Across Asia-Pacific, mobile social has eased its way into focus for more marketers, who benefit from a better understanding of the path most mobile social users follow, and why.

Multi-Screening Habits Are Here to Stay
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Multi-Screening Habits Are Here to Stay

OzTAM and Nielsen published a 2016 Australian Multi-Screen Report that documents multi-screening habits of various age groups, and explains how growing platform, content, and screen choices gradually shift the way consumers view content across various devices. These findings prove Australians are viewing diverse types of content at a dizzying pace. This study makes sense of the changes that occurred in cross-screening trends for Q4 2016. We’ve summarised the study in the interest of mobile marketers optimising their cross-screening strategies:

Top Mobile Challenges CMOs Face With Data-Driven Marketing
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Top Mobile Challenges CMOs Face With Data-Driven Marketing

The emergence of digital combined with mobile’s upsurge have caused the Chief Marketing Officer role to evolve, and now requires they navigate through dynamic mobile challenges of today. CMOs must now act as informed dynamic power players, and cater directly to the modern consumer. Recent research from Argyle Executive Forum in partnership with Oracle Marketing Cloud surveyed top struggles in an effort to help marketers skillfully decipher the data they receive, and leverage it for better campaign outcomes.

Cross-Device Measurements Enhance Mobile Targeting
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Cross-Device Measurements Enhance Mobile Targeting

Fresh research from Criteo reveals just how critical cross-device measurements are in achieving a stronger ROI across all digital ad campaigns. It was once thought that consumers browsed for products on smartphones, but inevitably made purchases on desktop. This is no longer the case, with their new study revealing the role smartphones play in each step of the buying process, and just how important cross-device data is for marketers. Criteo’s State of Cross-Device Commerce report gathered information from over 3,300 online retail businesses globally, and examined over $720 billion in annual sales from 2016. The findings? Customers are device and user-centric – and it’s up to marketers to understand cross-device transactional data, or miss out on a substantial amount of online purchases.

Personalised Mobile Experiences Improve Customer Interactions
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Personalised Mobile Experiences Improve Customer Interactions

A fresh study for 2017 sheds light on mobile lead ad spend this year, and makes mention of the role more personalised mobile experiences play in engaging with information-savvy consumers. Starcom Media Futures issues a new survey each year in order to assess growth in both ad spend and return. This research surveyed individuals working in advertising, marketing, and brand management across industries including but not limited to retail, travel, food, real estate, finance, and more. A primary finding? Customer experience is failing the customer. Most interestingly, businesses scored themselves higher than customers scored businesses in every category. Based on the increase in mobile ad spend, and what respondents are saying regarding their plans for 2017, it’s safe to say personalisation and mobile experiences are both going to play a pretty unique part.

Mobile Ad Spending To Heat Up Singapore
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Mobile Ad Spending To Heat Up Singapore

Recent mobile ad spending research performed by the IAB reveals Singapore is among the few Southeast Asian countries with an emerging digital region. Ad Spending In Southeast Asia provides forecasts for digital growth in this region, and some that may come as a surprise for mobile marketers. Having an accurate picture of each region with compelling insights is critical to us at Snakk, and critical for marketers to make guided decisions in mobile ad spending. The IAB forecasts Singapore’s total media ad spend to reach $1.58 billion in 2017.

Millennials’ Mobile Purchasing Behaviours Explained
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Millennials’ Mobile Purchasing Behaviours Explained

Spending power, employment, and intergenerational wealth make millennials’ mobile purchasing behaviours a force to reckon with. But the biggest mistake brands make when sizing up this generation is avoiding the analytics, by not curating audience segments to take on the mobile-ready generation. Most marketers assume millennials are impulse-driven and tend to market accordingly. But new research from Telstra reveals these marketers are dead wrong about millennials, even going as far to say that this generation is the most deliberate and information-hungry group of shoppers there is. We examined the research, only to find that millennials are in fact the quickest decision makers ever, but this doesn’t mean they act on buying impulses.

State of the Industry Report: Mobile Marketing in APAC
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State of the Industry Report: Mobile Marketing in APAC

A recent Mobile Marketing in APAC study published by Mobile Marketing Association and Warc clarifies the direction of mobile spending growth, with more effective mobile marketing as its primary instigator. Warc polled 324 marketing professionals in 17 different areas across APAC, concluding mobile initiatives are becoming more effective, prompting an increase in mobile spending from last year. Marketers agree, this higher affirmation for mobile advertising is the driving factor in mobile spending growth.

Mobile Growth Doubles Year On Year
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Mobile Growth Doubles Year On Year

The latest IAB/PwC report finds yet another record high for mobile growth in the first half of 2016. As internet revenues reach $32.7 billion, mobile ad revenue skyrockets, causing many marketers to ask where they should be turning next. Growth has yet to slow up, with this most recent report proving revenue lies in all things mobile.