Insights

Case study: Quantifying the impact of TikTok advertising

With its immersive full-screen, sound-on formats and diverse video content, TikTok has struck a chord with creators and viewers in Middle East, North Africa (MENA). It has seen tremendous growth in audiences for engaging entertainment and inspirational content.

Agility is key for marketers amid the convergence of brand and acquisition

In concert with the launch of Nielsen’s 2022 Annual Marketing Report, we spoke to Jamie Moldafsky, Nielsen’s chief marketing and communications officer, about the importance of brand, the intersection of brand and acquisition, understanding full consumer journeys and the value of scalable data...

Fans are changing the game

This report examines the global consumer shifts over the last two years and their impact on sports sponsorship models and content distribution.

The not so hidden problem with big data sets

Big data sets don’t have rich details about actual people—from age, to income, to race and ethnicity—the way you do with a robust panel. These data sets, because they’re created by machine-to-machine transfers, also increase the possibility of waste and fraud.

Navigating the path toward successful in-house analytics

Given the environment, it’s not surprising that many brands are exploring the prospect of bringing their marketing analytics in-house. In the face of all that’s happening in the world, it’s not an irrational notion. But it needs to be executed in the right way.