Google Offers Native Gmail Ads To All AdWords Advertisers

Google announced that native Gmail ads are now available to all advertisers in AdWords. Advertisers can manage the ads by setting up a Display Network campaign and creating a Gmail format in the Ad Gallery. The ads have two main…

Kim Kardashian Forced to Post a ‘Corrective Ad’ After FDA Called Previous One Misleading

Future first lady and Instagram queen Kim Kardashian has been forced to post a #CorrectiveAd on Instagram after she and a drugmaker ran afoul of the Food and Drug Administration over a deceptive ad. In now-deleted Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook…

Google Is Implementing A Major Change On Tuesday

Google is continuing its efforts of driving nails into Flash’s coffin. In June, the company announced it would start automatically pausing Flash in Chrome in an effort to save the battery life of users’ computers and improve performance. The company…

Here’s Your Guide To Getting More Out Of LinkedIn Ads

LinkedIn’s Sponsored Updates have been available to all advertisers for two years now. As more and more online marketers look to the professional social network to expand their reach, these are likely to become a bigger part of the marketing…

Instagram Releases Mini-Documentary About Its Carousel Ads

There are a lot of people taking a look at advertising on Instagram now that the company announced its expansion to businesses of all sizes. The company launched the carousel ad unit earlier this year enabling users to swipe through…

Flipboard Gets New Video Ads

Flipboard is reportedly expanding its advertising offerings with new video ads. These include short (3 to 8 second) segments aimed at getting users to watch the rest of the video. The segments are referred to as “Cinema Loops”. The news…

Amazon Puts An End To Flash Ads

Flash-related news isn’t usually good news for Flash these days. The most recent bit comes from Amazon, which announced that it is about to stop accepting Flash ads. The company had this to say on its Technical Guidelines page for…

Looks Like Instagram Is Going to Be A Pretty Good Advertising Option

Salesforce is sharing data around early performance and cost numbers related to Instagram advertising campaigns over the past month. The companies partner via Salesforce Marketing Cloud products like social,com, Active Audiences, and Social Studio. Do you expect Instagram to be…

Twitter Publisher Network Becomes Twitter Audience Platform

Twitter announced on Thursday that it is changing the name of the Twitter Publisher Network to the Twitter Audience Platform. It was launched last year to help advertisers reach users outside of Twitter on thousands of mobile apps while utilizing…

Google Launches Automated Extension For Shopping Ads

Google announced the launch of new automated extensions for shopping ads (PLAs). This is in reaction to advertisers promoting text to highlight special offers and free shipping. The extensions automatically show up with the ads without any extra cost to…