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Which Programmatic Mediums Grew the Most in 2023?

Which Programmatic Mediums Grew the Most in 2023?

Programmatic advertising has cemented itself as the premier digital marketing avenue, representing the vast majority of digital ad spend in 2023 – the exact percentage depends on who you ask, but the lowest we found was about 80%. Not only is it big, but the numbers also confirm that it’s growing. Programmatic covers a variety of mediums, all of which experienced their own ups and downs worth examining. In this week’s blog, we’re taking a look at how the mediums collectively and individually grew in the year 2023 – as well as comparing them to Genius Monkey data – so you can know the trajectory of industry moving forward.

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May 8, 2024
Press Release: The Media Agency Shift

Press Release: The Media Agency Shift

New technologies and a worldwide pandemic have encouraged the advertising industry to cut out middlemen and other costs, leading to many overworked and understaffed internal marketing teams. These teams have adapted through the implementation of fully-managed programmatic platforms, and it’s time for media agencies to make the same jump. Published on AP News and Benzinga, Genius Monkey dives into the context and benefits of adopting a fully-managed programmatic system. If your team needs better ad coverage, hands-on expertise, and simplified workflows, get in touch with the Genius Monkeys and evolve your marketing strategy to the next level!

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May 1, 2024
In an Age of SPO, the DSP is Still Essential

In an Age of SPO, the DSP is Still Essential

Supply Path Optimization (SPO) is a hot topic right now, and a natural result of digital advertising becoming more and more complex. The demand-side platform (DSP) has long been a vital step to online marketing, and remains so even in an age when DIY digital advertising is technically possible. We agree that trimming down excess fluff is vital in any business, and Genius Monkey is here to show that the DSP is anything but.

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April 16, 2024
The Price of Network Consolidation: What the New Sports Streaming Service Could Mean for Advertisers

The Price of Network Consolidation: What the New Sports Streaming Service Could Mean for Advertisers

In a stunning move, three big names in the world of live sports streaming are teaming up to build a “new and exciting platform” launching later this year. Disney, Fox, and Warner Bros. Discovery are all contributing to a new yet-to-be-named streaming entity in an unprecedented partnership that aims to streamline (or monopolize, depending on how you look at it) the sports-viewing experience. This has the potential to upset the way many marketers reach their audience through sports broadcasting and programmatic OTT, but Genius Monkey users have nothing to worry about, and can even look forward to the exciting new marketing opportunities it provides.

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April 3, 2024
2023 Programmatic Data Analysis From the Genius Monkey Platform

2023 Programmatic Data Analysis From the Genius Monkey Platform

Wow, what a year; 2023 was one for the books for digital media buyers. We saw the introduction of Netflix OTT placements, the last of lingering Cookies going away, the new growth of DOOH, and the ever expanding reach of display ads. Staying true to form, Genius Monkey is here to dive deep into platform user’s data to give you a quick overview of some interesting trends observed throughout the year.

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February 14, 2024
What to Know About Marketing to Gen Z

What to Know About Marketing to Gen Z

Gen Z is growing up; they’ve been the transition generation for some time, and now more than half of them have reached adulthood. As their purchasing potential grows, it’s time to take notice of how, on what, and where the iGen spends their money so you can know how to better speak to their wants and needs. Let’s take a look at the data so you understand the youngest generation of adults and how their buying brains think.

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January 24, 2024
The Flexibility of Modern Audio Ads

The Flexibility of Modern Audio Ads

A crucial skill in marketing is knowing what types of ads work best for each stage of the sales funnel, as well as finding and filling the gaps. Long-thought to be top-of-funnel-only, we here at Genius Monkey have found that audio ads have become extremely flexible in the modern age, and can help you propel your customers through every part of their purchase journey. Let’s take a look: Turn Up the Radio Who would’ve thought that radio would continue to be such a powerful tool in our modern-day, internet-driven world?

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August 16, 2023
CTV is Here to Stay; What Now?

CTV is Here to Stay; What Now?

The COVID pandemic was largely responsible for the explosive growth of CTV in the last few years. The lockdowns left many people looking for new entertainment, and connected TV was a simple solution. The U.S. Census Bureau reported a 35% increase in shopping for electronics during this time, suggesting an increased investment into in-home entertainment. The lockdowns are mostly lifted all over the world, and those TVs are still there and are still used.

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August 9, 2023
GA4 is Here: What You Need to Know

GA4 is Here: What You Need to Know

Pour one out, friends; Universal Analytics is no more. Unless you’re using 360, then Google Analytics 4 is now your current and only option from Google for tracking data and stats for your website. There is some good and some bad that comes along with any change, and we’re here to break down what you need to know about GA4. The Good Tracking Across Multiple Devices Universal Analytics focused on desktop interactions with your site; when a user hopped on, UA tracked the “session” as a group of user hits on your site.

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July 19, 2023
Tech Times Names Genius Monkey Best Display Advertising Software

Tech Times Names Genius Monkey Best Display Advertising Software

Tech Times is an editorial site that focuses on technology, business, and how they intersect and impact the market. In their mission to bring you the latest news in tech innovation, Tech Times recently took a look at the various players in the programmatic advertising space. In a July 4th, 2023 article, Tech Times announced their rankings for the top 5 best display advertising software, which features some heavy hitters and familiar names.

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July 6, 2023
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