Digital Fueling Global Ad Expansion, Traditional Media Continue To Erode

Global ad spending is back on a healthy expansion track, and much of it -- not surprisingly -- is coming from the rapid consumer adoption of digital media, which will account for 28.3% of total ad spending by 2016, according to the latest quarterly forecast from Publicis' ZenithOptimedia unit. At that rate, digital -- including both mobile and desktop Internet advertising -- will increase ...


Bob Garfield: Garfield At Large
A Voyage To Uranus

We have our answer: 9 1/2 years. That is how long the entire agency business lives in denial after being informed, politely but firmly, that it is living on borrowed time. That's how long it took ...

Events & Awards

Each year, all year, MediaPost hosts more than 30 events across a range of marketing disciplines ... including our OMMA events, Insider Summits and Creative Media, OMMA and Appy Awards. Chances are some are just right for you.

One Cheer For Commercials

Like most red-blooded Americans, I have a long history of disdain for commercials. But several things happened this summer to make me question if I truly hate them deep in my heart. ...

Online Spin
CMOs Just Aren't That Social -- And Who Cares?

I wanted to react to Catharine Taylor's recent column about the lack of social media activity by CMOs. She refers to Infegy's list of the Top 50 most social CMOs in 2014, as measured by number ...

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