Insights

What’s Next: Getting Started with Mobile—What Marketers Need to Know

Mobile is a new medium, and many of the measures that brand marketers use to guide their investments aren’t present or mature yet in mobile. This makes mobile a different animal altogether, which means it’s critical that marketers resist the temptation to simply measure what’s easy to measure.

The Asian Mobile Consumer Decoded

Smartphone penetration in the Asia-Pacific region is booming. In fact, penetration in a number of markets in the region is approaching saturation point, having already eclipsed penetration levels in the U.S. and many European nations. While Nielsen expects the growth in ownership of connected...

Running Digital Audiences, Walking Advertising Dollars

Established as a bastion of direct response advertising and long considered the home for niche audiences, online has lagged behind other media, namely TV, as a channel for broadly messaged, brand advertising. The emergence of far-reaching publishers like Facebook, however, means that marketers now...

The Mobile Consumer Report

Nielsen’s 2013 Mobile Consumer Report pulls together findings from surveys, custom and syndicated research conducted around the world in 2012. Data collection methodologies and geographic representations vary by country. The following pages contain a snapshot of the differences and similarities...

The Paid Social Media Advertising Report 2013

Social media has grown exponentially. One out of every seven people in the world has a Facebook page. Nearly four in five active Internet users visit social networks and blogs. Accordingly, marketers are flocking to the medium. Whereas their customers are adopting the medium with purpose, marketers...