What is Above the Fold (ATF)?

Above the Fold or ATF for short, refers to the portions of a web page that are visible to visitors without scrolling. Publishers can charge...

Whats is Browser Language?

Browser Language refers to the actual language (English, Spanish, French, Italian, etc.) that a web browser displays the HTML files or information on the...

What is Ad Retargeting?

Ad Retargeting refers to increasing the frequency of ads shown to someone who’s a part of an audience. It’s not the same as retargeting...

What is Blended CPM?

Blended CPM, aka Effective Cost-Per-Thousand Impressions or eCPM is the cost of ad impressions that were actually shown or paid despite the different pricing...

What is a Bid Response?

Bid Response is an ultra-fast real-time response or signal from a DSP with a price and possible creative specs sent to a SSPs' bid...

What is a Waterfall?

Waterfall aka Daisy Chaining, is the linking of ad networks or ad calls from highest-paid to lowest paid to deliver remnant inventory. For example, a...

What is Contextual Advertising?

Contextual Advertising, aka Contextual Targeting, is an advertising technology that works by scanning the text of the website or app for keywords and targets...

What is 50% Complete?

50% Complete, aka Midpoint, is a programmatic reporting metric showcasing the number of videos that started but only completed 50% or half way.

What is Creative Type

Creative Type refers to the format a creative is presented in; examples are PEG, PNG, Java Script, HTML5, IBV, VAST, vPAID.

How to add a Cache-Buster to a Standard GPT Passback

If you use DFP for Small Business (Google Ad Manager) for your blog, website or for your network, you are aware of the different types...

How to calculate All Time Budget

To calculate All Time Budget, you take the entire total media spend for a specific time period and you add it up. EXAMPLE: Tedy needed...

How to calculate eCPM

To calculate eCPM which is short for Effective Cost per 100 impressions or Blended CPM you take the total dollar amount spent for a...

How to calculate CPM

To calculate cot-per-thousand impressions (CPM), there are two things you need to know: Total advertising budget Total impressions Lets say you have a blog that...

How to calculate CPI

To calculate cost-per-install (CPI), you take the total dollar amount spent for a given time period and you divide by the amount of installs...

How to calculate CPA

To calculate Cost-Per-Action (CPA), you take the total campaign spend in a given period and you divide it by the total amount of actions...

How to calculate CPC

To calculate cost-per-click (CPC) you take the total dollar amount spent for a given time period and you divide by the amount of clicks...

How to calculate CTC Revenue

To calculate CTC Revenue for a CPA display campaign, you take the amount of click-through-conversions (CTC) for a specific time period and...

How to calculate CTC eCPA

To calculate CTC eCPA, you take the total media spend for a given time period divided by the click-though-conversions (CTC) for that...
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VAST Inspector

Need to test your VAST tags before deploying them into market? We got you! SpringServe VAST Tag Tester JW Player Ad Tester Google Video Suite Inspector Zedo VAST...

Ad Tag Tester

Need to test your ad tags before deploying them into market? We got you! Just copy and paste your ad code below and Voilà!  Need...

List of Demand-Side Platforms (DSP’s)

Below is a comprehensive list of Demand-Side Platforms (DSP's) broken out by channel/screen. We continually to add to this list as we hear of new platforms...

Industry Jobs

Want to work in digital marketing? Awesome! Its a hot industry and its continuing to grow exponentially with job security for up to 5+...

Industry Publications

Whether you're new to the digital advertising or a veteran, staying in the "know" is critical. Below is a list of industry websites that...

Marketing Buzzwords

Need some fancy words to put together a PowerPoint presentation, a marketing one sheet, enhance your website creative messaging or spruce up your resume? No...