Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings is an exciting resource that brings a more rigorous standard to our online campaigns and consistency in measurement strategy across our portfolio of brands."
Director Media Investment, Unilever
“Video is a huge focus for AOL, and we have consistently worked with industry leaders like Nielsen to pioneer initiatives that will
Chairman and CEO, AOL
“Mobile video is cutting into TV prime time. Advertisers are clamoring for a solution that reaches across all devices, and
Chief Marketing Officer, TubeMogul
Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings provides a comprehensive, next-day view of an ad’s audience across computer, mobile and connected devices audience in a way that is comparable to Nielsen TV Ratings. Powered by the largest consumer data sets and the highest-quality panel in the world, Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings is the new industry standard for digital audience measurement.
HOW DIGITAL AD RATINGS IS EMPOWERING THE INDUSTRY
Advertisers can validate that their messages reach desired audiences and maximize return on their media investment.
Agencies can ensure that messages are reaching the right audiences with the ability to make adjustments in-flight for the most impactful results.
Publishers can demonstrate their ability to deliver advertising messages to desired audiences across digital platforms.
Platforms can more accurately deliver brand messages by validating audience targets generated for agencies and advertisers.
Features and Benefits
A Total Digital View
The first digital advertising solution that provides a true cross-platform view of digital audiences across computers, smartphones, tablets and connected devices. Nielsen Digital Ad Ratings delivers high-quality, actionable measurement, enabling transactions and optimization.
Daily Reporting AND METRICS
Next-day view of a campaign’s unique audience, reach, frequency, gross rating points (GRPs), and on-target percentage across digital platforms. Metrics are reported by demographic (age/gender) by device and platform, by publisher and placement, and by country and designated market area (DMA).
Viewability AND FRAUD
Viewability measurement, available through Nielsen’s Qualified Ad Audience solution within Digital Ad Ratings, provides duration in-view by demographic, mobile viewable demographics, sophisticated invalid traffic filtration, multiple audience qualifiers and creative type breakouts. Learn more about how we're tackling digital advertising challenges with our new Measurement Breakthroughs report.
TV + Digital
True cross-platform measurement with Nielsen Total Ad Ratings, reporting the audience for a campaign on computer, mobile, connected devices and TV.
Industry benchmarks for reach and on-target percentage, including viewable on-target percentage, allowing advertisers to evaluate campaign performance relative to broader industry norms and publishers in comparison to their peers.
AVERAGE ON-TARGET PERCENTAGES FOR DIGITAL ADS IN THE U.S.
- 60% on computer and mobile
- 54% on computer
- 66% on mobile
Source: Digital Ad Ratings U.S. Benchmarks & Findings, Q4 2014 through Q1 2018
PLAN AND SELL WITH CONFIDENCE
Digital Ad Ratings and Total Ad Ratings are part of the Nielsen Total Audience framework, helping clients across the media workflow from planning through measurement—with aligned methodologies and metrics for both content and ads.
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