Blog written by MikMak
There are certain things that a brick and mortar store can take for granted. Physical storefronts have tried and true methods to bring shoppers into the store, direct them..
Our Socially Distant Media Industry's Mother's Day Roast was a success, with over $20,000 raised & 500 meals delivered to the doctors & nurses who were spending their Mother's Day on the front..
We are excited to announce the opening of Kargo Singapore - the latest addition to our continued international expansion.
No matter the application, 3D experiences enthrall us. Have you ever gone to the movie theater and chosen to see a film in 3D, rather than choosing the usual 2D experience? The movie-goers throw..
From digital billboards, to screens in elevators, exteriors of buses, and even airport jetways, we are targeted with ads in so many different ways that the vast majority of the time they go..
Apple’s ITP restrictions1, changes to Google Chrome2, in addition to Firefox’s Enhanced Tracking Protection3 (though limited in impact due to usage on mobile) while intentioned to..
At Kargo, we believe that putting art into adtech is the key to brands connecting with their audiences. So when it comes to ad innovation, our strategy is to invoke human emotion. We know that..
Update from 2017’s landmark Web vs. App report presents new opportunities on mobile for advertisers
As featured on Adweek
Maybe it’s a smell, a song, a food, a toy or even a simple logo. Whatever it is, nostalgia triggers a connection in your memory so deep and special that you are transcended..
Kargo's Curated Marketplace Boasts Less Than 0.3% of Invalid Traffic Following Implementation of White Ops' MediaGuard.
Ad Fraud has existed since the beginning of digital advertising, but with the rise of programmatic and automated ad buying, it has gained significant traction over the past few years.
Contextual Targeting, as the name suggests, is a strategy of placing an ad that's messaging is relevant to the context of the specific page of which it's served.
The Ad Network pricing model is similar to that of traditional digital advertising. Below are a few examples on how Ad Networks work with the clients with the right pricing model in order to..
Many publishers don’t have the infrastructure - be it manpower and/or technology - in place to effectively monetize all of their digital content, creating an opportunity in the marketplace for a..
As featured on The Drum
Today’s advertising models often focus on outcome-driven KPIs that help to optimize a campaign tactical effectiveness but do little to improve overall strategy.
The mobile landscape is ever-evolving, but our core best practices have remained constant for our award-winning design team at Kargo. Follow along below for our top five mobile design principles..
When I started working at Kargo three years ago, I was given one goal: to upgrade and expand the quality of our publisher inventory. The sole criteria at the time? Whether or not the title was a..
We’ve all been there. If you’re a creative like myself, I’m sure you’ve visited this place more often than you’d like to admit. Where, you ask? I’d like to welcome you to the dismal land of..
It’s definitely not an easy time to be a publisher. These days, pubs are getting hit from all angles. Google and Facebook (also known as the Walled Gardens) take 90% of all new ad dollars spent...
On February 15th, Google released a new ad blocker within Chrome designed to weed out the most annoying and intrusive digital ad formats. Who determines which ads will be blocked and which will..
Animated banners have been around for quite some time, but when it comes to the specific intentions behind each animation, there’s more here than meets the eye.
Blockchain is a new and emerging technology which claims to be the panacea for the trust issues currently plaguing the ad tech ecosystem. But can it really deliver on that promise? Before we..
There was a time in our industry when traditional platforms like TV and print were our only focus. Advertisers loved this model. It was simple; find a show with a good Nielsen rating, the right..
Kargo is proud to announce that in our continued mission to support quality journalism, we’re leading the way in implementing the industry’s ads.txt initiative.
There’s a wide pool of mobile users marketers can reach with their perfect brand message. Equipped with brilliant creative and impressive campaigns, agencies prepare to seduce an audience by..
An unfortunate reality today is that people may love certain brands, but not many are interested in their digital advertisements. They can come across as attention-hungry; a turnoff to most, so..
To put things into perspective, let’s remember that radio was the most important medium in 1951, representing a $210 million dollar business compared to mere 12.3 million for TV.
How can brands adapt to the changing media consumption habits of young people? It starts with understanding digital environments.
In the mobile ad ecosystem, there are 3 parties to satisfy: advertisers, publishers, and users. Advertisers want effective advertising. Publishers want to attract and retain users. And users want a..