Summarises the insights from a series of key papers addressing data protection and privacy and the regulations concerning the use of consumer data, particularly the impending EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and ePrivacy Regulation.
Aggregates the current thinking and writing on Big Data in a marketing context, including the insights that can be drawn from data sets that are so large, or complex, that traditional data processing applications are inadequate.
Michael Plimsoll, WARC Best Practice, July 2017
This article provides a best practice guide to setting up and getting the best from aData Management Platform (DMP), which allows businesses to collect, integrate, manage, segment and activate large volumes of customer data across marketing channels.
Marie Stafford, WARC Best Practice, April 2017
This article explores the ever more important topic of data governance; a simple reading of the demands on data managers would reveal many pitfalls, but the author disagrees: a responsible approach to data can be a source of much-needed consumer trust.
Privacy regulation and cookie deprecation are a positive for the future health and next stage of growth for the advertising and marketing industry, as well as for the long-term developments of the digital marketing ecosystem.
Henrik Nordmark, WARC Exclusive, October, 2020
Henrik Nordmark, Head of Data Science at data science company Profusion, explains why algorithms are biased, and why mishandling algorithms leads to outcomes such as the UK’s recent exam results fiasco.
Geoffrey Precourt, Event Reports, Advertising Week, October 2020
Raja Rajamannar, the chief marketing officer of payments company Mastercard, has outlined various requirements that the next generation of marketers will need to fulfil in order to thrive in their roles.
With the launch of Amazon’s Halo, a health-focussed wearable, the first-party-data-fuelled company is setting up to disrupt healthcare – but the early steps it is taking with its new product reveal key lessons about the company.
Just Eat, a food delivery app, is one of the UK’s fastest growing brands. Matt Bushby, Just Eat’s UK Marketing Director, speaks to WARC’s Anna Hamill about working with new social media platforms such as Twitch and TikTok, the at-home opportunity, and the future of data-driven marketing.
The use of blockchain technology in qualifying impressions in digital advertising can increase return on ad spend by as much as 14%, according to research from the Trustworthy Accountability Group (TAG).
Building direct relationships with customers gives brands valuable first-party data that can be used to make retailers more confident in carrying the brand’s products, a new WARC Best Practice guide to both brands and retailers benefitting from ...
VOZ, Australia’s database that brings together viewing data for both linear TV and BVOD to provide all-screen, cross-platform planning and reporting for the television industry, is set to be a game changer and Nine is keen to lead the way.
A majority of respondents to the WFA’s Programmatic, Data & Technology Global Survey 2020 said first-party data was now business critical for audience targeting, reflecting the importance of privacy to marketers.
This article argues that data will become the primary currency of future marketing strategy and that marketers should deploy data to create seamless brand experiences that function across all delivery channels.
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