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What is Programmatic Podcast Advertising?

Everything you need to know about programmatic podcast advertising Podcast ad spend is predicted to grow from $1.75B in 2022 to $2.66B in 2024 - an increase of 52%.  While programmatic podcast advertising represents a small fraction of the overall spend against podcast advertising, programmatic podcast buying is expected to grow from $117M in 2022...

November 29th 2022

Episode 58: Best Practices Are Always the Best Process…Or Are They?

Best practices have a tendency to our rule our life, even if you don’t always notice them. There’s the best way to load the dishwasher. There’s the best way to compose an email. There’s the best way to approach an advertising campaign…

But what is what we consider to be best practices are actually hindering us? Utilizing a “one size fits all” approach puts a limit on critical thinking and creativity and when it comes to advertising and creator content, what’s good for the goose definitely isn’t always good for the gander.

In this episode of On the Mic, host Lindsay Smith is joined by Creative Director, Tony Carnevale, and Associate Account Director, Andrea Schwarzbach to discuss best practices, when they’re appropriate, and when we should toss them out the window.

November 28th 2022

Episode 56: Podcasting Insights: Where Are We Going? An Interview with Heather Osgood

In this episode of On the Mic with Ad Results Media, Lindsay and Nate sit down with True Native Media founder Heather Osgood to discuss her hot takes on programmatic buying, dynamically inserted ad reads, her newest project The Podcast Broker, and of course, the lime green elephant in the room: Spotify.

October 31st 2022

Is Podcast Advertising Effective?

Highlighting the Effectiveness of Podcast Advertisements in 2022 Weekly audio listening has hit an all-time high, with 192M* Americans tuning in every week.  Along with this increased reach, they also added an additional 1 hour of listening time. The average time spent in 2021 with online audio was 16 hours, 14 minutes, up from 15...

October 15th 2022
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We’re so into podcasts we started our own.

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Episode 54: By Any Other Name: Creators and Influencers with FleishmanHillard

What separates the content creators from the influencers? The answer might not be as simple as you think. On today's episode, Lindsay and Nate are joined by Liz Hawks, Stephanie Moore, and Allie Wimes of FleishmanHillard—a global PR and marketing agency—to discuss the differences and overlap between these two familiar styles of digital media-makers, and the different approaches brands should take when partnering with each.

October 3rd 2022

Episode 53: Beyond the Movement - A Conversation with Bryan Barletta and Andrea Schwarzbach

As podcasting continues to grow, the industry events are getting bigger and better. On today's episode, Lindsay and Nate are joined by Bryan Barletta of Sounds Profitable and ARM's own Andrea Schwarzbach to discuss their takeaways from Podcast Movement, as well as how they hope the event—and the podcast industry as a whole—continues to evolve in the years to come.

September 21st 2022

How to Advertise on Spotify

Introduction to Spotify Advertisements Spotify is the world's most popular audio streaming subscription service with 433m users, including 188m subscribers, across 183 markets.1 Spotify has a wide variety of ad formats available that have evolved significantly over time.  Currently, their most popular ad formats are Streaming, Podcasts, Homepage Takeovers (HPTO), and Custom Playlists. At Ad...

September 20th 2022

No Cookies? No Problem. Futureproof Your Brand With Creator Marketing

GDPR. CCPA. The era of third-party ad targeting is coming to an end. Digital advertising is getting a makeover and cutting out cookies is how they’re trimming the fat. The marketing industry has been figuring out ways to still target and influence consumers while implementing stringent new privacy standards both in the U.S. and abroad....

September 12th 2022

Episode 52 - When Cookies Crumble, Part 2: An Interview with Dave Coulter Of Daily Driven Exotics

Dave Coulter joins us to talk about how Daily Driven Exotics got started, the impact of brand partnerships, what he thinks about the changes coming to third-party data, and the wisdom of letting creators do the driving (literally).

September 7th 2022

Ad Results Media’s Ultimate Guide to Podcast Advertising

Table of Contents Introduction Is Podcast Advertising Effective? How Much Does Podcast Advertising Cost? Which Brands are Advertising on Podcasts? How to Advertise on Podcasts Develop a Podcast Media Buying Strategy Understand Your Audience Find the Right Podcasts Host-read Ads vs. Programmatic Determine Podcast Ad Placements Develop Podcast Advertising Creative How to Measure Podcast Advertisements...

How Programmatic Audio Delivers Transparency and Brand Safety

The digital audio market has been experiencing incredible growth, especially within podcast advertising, which surpassed $1 billion in 2021 for the first time ever. This growth represents a 74% year-over-year (YOY) increase in revenue, which is more than twice the 35% YOY increase the entire internet media category experienced.¹ As a result, we’re seeing our industry...

August 25th 2022

VidCon 2022 | Top 3 Takeaways for Brands

Last week, Ad Results Media was in full attendance to the first in-person VidCon event since 2019 with leaders from creative, audio insights, media, and business development.  The conference & convention featured high-profile creators from YouTube, TikTok and created fruitful connections, discussions, and potential branded partnerships in our clients’ and creators’ futures.  VidCon filled the...

June 30th 2022