Q3 ’11 Internet Advertising Revenues Up 22% from One Year Ago, Climbing to Nearly $7.9 Billion, According to IAB and PwC

Internet advertising revenues in the U.S. hit $7.88 billion for the third quarter of 2011, representing a 22 percent increase over the same period in 2010, according to the latest IAB Internet Advertising Revenue Report figures. This marks the 8th consecutive quarter of year-over-year growth. These figures also show a 2.7 percent uptick from the record-setting revenues of the
second quarter of 2011. Read more »

Check Out the IAB Tablet Creative Showcase—Case Studies of Creative, Energetic, and Dynamic Work

How are major brands—IBM, Lexus, Lincoln, Pepsi, Qwest, and Starwood/Westin—using tablet advertising to reach consumers? Find out now.
IAB Mobile Marketing Center of Excellence’s Tablet Creative Showcase presents industry-wide examples of creative, inspirational, and unique executions, demonstrating the potential of tablet advertising. View the Tablet Creative Showcase—and show it off to clients and partners interested in tablet advertising.

Marketers, agencies, and publishers: Submit your tablet campaigns for consideration at [email protected]

IAB Advances Data Demystification, Releases Lexicon of Universal Data Segments and Techniques

In the latest effort to alleviate confusion between media planners and publishers and data providers, the IAB released “Data Segments & Techniques Lexicon,” a new practical tool that provides media planners with a framework for clearer communication. This initiative is one of many that the IAB is undertaking in order to make buying and selling more streamlined and consistent across the digital marketing arena, enhancing the potential for further revenue growth for all stakeholders. Read more »

Read MediaPost’s Online Daily Media coverage of the IAB Data Segments & Techniques Lexicon

IAB Ad Operations Summit Highlights

Ad Ops @ an Inflection Point—the largest IAB Ad Operations Summit yet—attracted more than 400 attendees, with 20 percent of those representing advertising agencies. Gathering this diverse community is integral to the ecosystem as we work together to reach consensus on how good ad operations can become best operations and best practices. Onstage insights from industry experts—Grace Liau, Senior Vice President, VivaKi; Matt Timothy, President, VINDICO; Bill Wise, Chief Executive Officer, MediaBank; Julian Zilberbrand, Senior Vice President, Global Digital Director, Technology Activation Group, Starcom Mediavest Group; and IAB Ad Operations Council Co-Chairs Adrian D’Souza, Director, Media Revenue Operations, Google, and Dan Murphy, Senior Vice President, Interactive Research and Analytics, Univision Interactive Media; and others—fueled intense conversation and debate. Read more and watch the event highlights »

    Industry News Released at IAB Ad Operations Summit
    Other Recent Ad Ops IAB News

The IAB Ad Lab in New York City is a state-of-the-art multipurpose meeting and events center where the digital world comes together for case study presentations, networking receptions, research releases, roundtable discussions, product demonstrations, professional development classes, tech meetups, webinars, and more. Through the Ad Lab, the IAB and our partners

  • Unveil new technology and new ideas
  • Advance common interests, through thought leadership and networking
  • Encourage innovation, collaboration, and education
Get involved with the IAB Ad Lab today. Want to partner with the IAB for a tech demo, speaking engagement, case study presentation, networking event, or other events? Interested in sponsorship opportunities or renting the space for a private event? Be at the forefront of technology and help power the continued growth of the interactive advertising industry. Read more and find out what’s going on in the IAB Ad Lab next time you’re in the neighborhood »

TODAY and TOMORROW: Save 50% at APPNATION III: Show Me the Money Conference, San Francisco

It’s not too late to take part in and save big on APPNATION III—which started today, November 30. This energizing two-day event brings together the world's leading app visionaries and emerging players to discuss, debate, and define the rapidly growing market.  Use code "IAB50" to save 50% off your registration and get ready to surround yourself with the latest innovation and innovators who are driving today's burgeoning app economy.

Earlier today IAB Mobile Marketing Center of Excellence Vice President and General Manager, Anna Bager, moderated Power Session: Apps, Tablets, and the Rise of Mobile Marketing; What’s Working and What’s Next?

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