Insights

Just Do It? Consumer Trust in Advertising and Willingness to Take Action

While trust in advertising can lend itself favorably to consumers’ goodwill toward a company, consumer willingness to take action as a result of exposure to a specific message is good proxy for how effective the advertising is. And, according to Nielsen’s Trust In Advertising report, trust and...

Under the Influence: Consumer Trust In Advertising

Whether it’s advertising via old standbys like TV, newspapers and radio or newer media like mobile and online, earning consumer trust is the holy grail of a successful campaign, according to Nielsen’s latest Trust In Advertising report. The good news for advertisers is that consumers around the...

Global Trust in Advertising and Brand Messages

Whether it’s advertising via old standbys like TV, newspapers and radio or newer media like mobile and online, earning consumer trust is the holy grail of a successful campaign. The good news for advertisers is that consumers around the globe are more trusting now than they were several years ago.

Global AdView Pulse Lite – Q4 2012

2012 closed out on a positive note for the ad industry: globally, ad spend increased 3.2 percent year-over-year to $557 billion. A strong third quarter, which saw growth of 4.3 percent, helped drive the annual uptick. Ad spend growth then receded to a more modest 2.5 percent in the fourth quarter....

Marketers: Forget the Spending Plan, Focus on Your Consumer

By Taddy Hall, Project Director, The Cambridge Group Much has been discussed about the short tenure of CMOs. The primary reason for the brevity, however, is a frequent misgiving that successful marketing begins with allocation and ends with execution and measurement. Their dedication to an...

U.S. Ad Spend Increased 2% in 2012 On Strong 3Q

Hampered by an historic hurricane and the looming fiscal cliff but buoyed by a presidential election and the summer Olympics, advertisers managed a 2 percent jump on ad spend in 2012 over 2011, according to Nielsen. On a year-over-year basis, advertising expenditures increased 1 percent in the...