Mindshare Point of View: November is fast becoming the sales battleground of the year. In the East we have Singles Day or Double 11 – a veritable celebration of retail innovation in China. In the West we have Black Friday and Cyber Monday, which despite their names have morphed into a week-long sales festival across most countries.
Mindshare Point of View: Facebook is now fully aware of the power of ‘fake news’ and this new update is its way of tracking and regulating adverts that may be intended to sway voters. Whilst this is certainly a positive step forward regarding Facebook’s social responsibility, it does create a number of potential issues for brands.
November 1st, 2017 - Mindshare is celebrating its 20th anniversary today. We were born in Taiwan on 1 November 1997 as a start up with a desire to change the media world. Now we are a global agency with 116 offices in 86 countries.
Mindshare Point of View: Snap Inc. is launching a new digital content studio in partnership with NBC Universal to produce original content designed to be consumed through Snapchat, signing up independent filmmakers Mark and Jay Duplass as its first creative partners.
Mindshare Point of View: More details surfaced this week about a new service being developed by Google that is yet another imitation of a Snapchat originated service.Google Stamp is a Snapchat Discover lookalike that will allow users to swipe through a slideshow-style format.
Mindshare's Point of View: Advertising Week, now in five cities, continues to be a key industry event, best for those looking to network and have meaningful discussions about the current state of the industry, as well as what is coming up next.
Mindshare's Point of View: Safari third party cookie deletion will spur on innovation in digital ad tracking – the threat of losing cookies raises its head every so often and the industry will need to start heavily investing in new methods of delivering high quality user targeting without cookies.
Mindshare Point of View: DMEXCO remains a key event on the digital and advertising conference calendar. However, unlike Cannes or other events, it is uniquely “digitally-born” and thus tends to skew much more into technology and data and deeper digital issues than others.