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How Ad Fraud Impacts Your Measurement, with Dr. Augustine Fou

This is part two of our interview with Dr. Augustine Fou, digital ad fraud researcher at Marketing Science Consulting Group. For the first part, click here. Ad fraudsters not only steal your ad dollars—they also mess up your marketing analytics and prevent you from truly understanding the impact your digital has on sales. Thankfully, the tools ...

How Cross-Channel Attribution Works

Attribution is the practice of tracking and valuing all marketing touch points that lead to a desired outcome. The expansion of marketing channels and tactics has left marketers asking, “what’s working and what’s not?” In our recent blog post, we analyzed the true definition of attribution and the various subcategories that relate to marketing measurement. Today, ...

Defining Attribution Measurement

Measuring cross-channel performance is difficult. In fact, according to a recent eMarketer study, 34% of marketers surveyed still rely on individual channel analysis and channel-specific metrics to measure the success of their marketing campaigns. Even more shocking, 35% admit to not using any sort of robust measurement technique. Add to the complex digital measurement ...

4 Questions You’ve Always Had about Ad Fraud, with Dr. Augustine Fou

Ad fraud is a hot topic among digital marketers right now—and for good reason. No marketer wants to serve their most compelling ads to fake viewers, wasting their budget and skewing their attribution. But what’s a digital marketer to do? We sat down with Dr. Augustine Fou, digital ad fraud researcher at Marketing Science ...

Attribute This: The True Scope of Marketing Fragmentation

Marketing is a messy business. Scott Brinker ‘s annual marketing technology landscape ‘supergraphic’ is an incredible image. It reveals the breathtaking scope of technologies, tools, platforms, and applications used by marketers today, representing some 1,876 vendors – nearly double the amount from just a year ago. That’s a whole lot of tech. And even if your marketing ...