Recently, Digiday published an article about the “winners and losers” of the new EU ePrivacy law. As suspected, behavioral targeting is a clear loser due to its reliance on cookie-based targeting. The only winners mentioned seemed to be those outside of the realm of digital advertising.
Online advertising has become a central part of our digital lives. Advertising publishers and platforms supply billions of ads every day. Ensuring that ads served are contextually accurate and brand safe for the target audience is critical to a safe and secure internet.
Jeff Finn, zvelo CEO, Discusses the Role of Content Categorization in Ensuring Brand Safety in CMO Innovation
With the digital advertising industry increasingly shaped by programmatic ad buying, brands are realizing the necessity – from a brand safety perspective – of ensuring that their ads steer clear of associations with objectionable content.
SpotX Offers Transparency and Inventory Assurance with Support for IAB’s ads.txt and zvelo for Anti-fraud Monitoring
SpotX Announces Support for IAB’s ads.txt to Verify Seller Credentials Leverages zvelo for anti-fraud monitoring as a key authentication vendor to offer transparency and inventory assurance for buyers. Video ad serving platform SpotX has been aggressively taking steps to ensure all inventory available to buyers via its platform is sourced directly from owned-and-operated publishers or…Details
Marketing Tech features “Using curated marketplaces to ensure brand safety in digital ad buys” by Jeff Finn, CEO of zvelo
Using curated marketplaces to ensure brand safety in digital ad buys by Jeff Finn, CEO of zvelo When Forrest Gump’s mother famously told him that “life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gonna get,” she just as easily could have been talking about digital ad placements purchased programmatically. *****The following…Details
zvelo's Invalid Traffic Dataset Featured as Helping Brands Better Determine the Health of the Traffic to Their Sites
Ad Roundup: Tools for traffic, ad placement. *****The following article, by Kristina Knight, appears in BizReport‘s web site in Advertising and was originally published on June 13, 2017. In today’s advertising roundup, a trio of new releases into the digital space which should help brands better detect traffic sources, get their information to customers, and optimize…
Marketing chiefs from the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) met with the heads of the trade group Trustworthy Action Group (TAG) to discuss how best to broach the matter of ad fraud, which is forecast to cost the industry in excess of $16bn this year alone, this week, amid wider efforts to meet this need…
In January, categorization and anti-malware firm Zvelo launched a free bot detection service for site publishers.
This week, the Denver area-based firm announced a complementary service, which it says is the first to detect non-human traffic on a specific page, rather than at the site level.
*****The following article, by Clint Ethington, CEO & Co-Founder of Genius Monkey and appears as an online article in the Business section (Forbes CommunityVoice) on Forbes’ web site and was originally published on April 25, 2017. Three Ways Marketers Can Prevent Today’s Ad Fraud The measurement and tracking of today’s advertising results are susceptible to…
In ExchangeWire: The Brand Safety Fix Has to Start with Brands Themselves: Q&A with Jeff Finn, CEO of zvelo
*****The following article, by Lindsay Rowntree, appears as an online article in the News section on ExchangeWire’s web site and was originally published on April 20, 2017. Much conversation over recent months has centred around brand safety, or lack thereof. How does the industry tackle brand safety and is it technically a ‘fixable’ issue? ExchangeWire speak…Details
“Brand safety needs to not be seen as an add-on, but a default to align to the expectations of advertisers,” says zvelo CEO, Jeff Finn in CMO Innovation.
*****The following article, by Winston Thomas, appears as an online article on CMO Innovation’s web site and was originally published on April 19, 2017. CMOs Need to Own Up to YouTube Ad Debacle by Winston Thomas, CMO Innovation The YouTube ad placement problem, where ads were placed along improper content, got the ad community riled up.…Details