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.
Details key points that brands need to know about GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and explains how it provides an opportunity for brands to address key issues with digital marketing and build consumer trust.
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.
Adrian Newby, WARC Best Practice, March 2018
Provides publishers with essential information on how to prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation, which increases compliance obligations around the collection and processing of personal data.
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.
The data that powers the smart technologies credited with improving people’s lives is also central to cybersecurity threats, privacy scandals and the sometimes questionable practices of tech giants; it’s having an impact across everything from ...
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched federal court proceedings against Google over its alleged misleading of consumers to obtain more personal information for the use in targeted advertising.
With the long-term fate of TikTok in major markets like Australia and India uncertain, while major media outlets like ABS-CBN in the Philippines shut down – the media landscape is about to enter a period of volatility that advertisers must be prepared for.
A sweeping new security law in Hong Kong has raised questions for big tech companies’ operations in the territory, with Facebook, Google and Twitter temporarily blocking authorities’ access to user data; TikTok – under pressure around the world for ...
Prof. Karen Nelson-Field and Jonathan Waite, WARC Webinars, June 2020
Professor Karen Nelson-Field, Founder and CEO, Amplified Intelligence and Jonathan Waite, Senior Director, Global Media Partnerships, Dentsu Aegis Network answer questions and help plan your attention strategy.
Businesses in the UK, already struggling financially as a result of lockdown, also fear that the progress they have made in gaining consumer trust about how their personal data is handled could be undermined by the government’s Test, Track and ...
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDRP) came into force just over two years ago, and to mark the event the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) has published the world’s first guide for brands on data ethics in advertising.
Restrictions imposed to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic has forced millions of people to work and shop from their homes, so it is concerning that a new survey has found 40% of APAC consumers have reported breaches of their personal data by someone who ...
Kate Scott-Dawkins and Mark Syal, Research on WARC, May 2020
With so little certainty around what brand marketers should expect over the coming decade, this research sets out to identify the boundaries of expectation and the areas of conventional wisdom and agreement.
Analysing the results of a global WARC survey of senior strategists, The Future of Strategy report provides both quantitative and qualitative data on the current state and future expectations of the discipline.
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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