Programmatic Video Ad Sales to Double This Year to $6.2B

It’s not just hype: Programmatic will see dramatic double-digit growth this year across video, display, and mobile, finds an eMarketer forecast.

Millennials Are Tuning Into Live Online Video—and Live Video Ads

Live video builds excitement and engagement, and that turns into a halo effect for brands. Yahoo releases a study on live online video ads just in time for Advertising Week.

Programmatic Trading Sees Strong Growth in Q2, Finds Oolaya

RTB programmatic sales increased by nearly 50 percent in Q2 finds the latest Global Video Index, which predicts far higher growth rates in the coming years.

Online Ad Spend Eclipsing TV By End of Year, Video Leads the Way

The mobile and online video categories are growing fast, finds eMarketer. By 2019, mobile will make up one-third of total U.S. media ad spending.

DMEXCO: Industry Forms Coalition to Create Global Ad Standards

The only way to fight the rising use of ad blockers is by understanding the root of the problem, believes the coalition which includes Google and Facebook. It will then create global online ad standards,.

Create a Video Site for Free—Yes, Free—With JW Showcase

No skills required and no money down: JW Player’s new offering lets anyone create video sites or video-heavy sections for their existing sites.

Which Ads Are Winning the Olympics? Here’s the List So Far

Olympic ads often feature the athletes themselves, as well as inspirational messages. They’re popular with viewers who enjoy the chance to see top competitors in a different setting.