Three years ago (in November 2014) our anti-fraud efforts at Zemanta flagged a set of sites with statistics that were too good to be true — lots of pageviews, lots of clicks, and low CPC. But those same sites also had low engagement after the click and virtually no...read more
Zemanta is proud to announce it is getting acquired by Outbrain. The best native DSP is joining the best discovery, to carry online advertising into a new era without interruptive ads, and a business model that works for the publishers rather than against them....read more
We recently rebuilt scheduled reports from the ground up. Previous system was limited both in terms of maximum file size and complexity of report. With the changes in place you will be able to generate much more complex reports with practically unlimited amounts of...read more
As our CTO in charge of supply, Andraz put it:
“We’ve been one of the first to utilize Outbrain API and it is great to see Outbrain creating a whole ecosystem around it. Outbrain Partner Network is a well-rounded collection of services that marketer can use to amplify their content efforts efficiently and at scale.”
Collective failure of polling industry to predict the outcome in this presidential elections is shocking. A lot of money goes into methodology of collecting data and analyzing that data to predict outcomes. This is surprisingly similar to what is going on in online advertising tech lately.read more
Some native ads are sub-par and intentionally misleading. The networks need to do a better job of not allowing these types of advertisements. Publishers are right to demand that from the networks. Agencies need to educate their clients rather than blindly chase click-through rates. But this is all a symptom of something else.read more
Our promise at Zemanta is to give brands access to the entire native landscape to promote and distribute their content. We make a point of evaluating and testing every network, and to date we’ve partnered with over 25 native, content discovery and social networks.
Today we’d like announce a very special milestone. Zemanta One is now directly integrated to the world’s largest ad exchange – Google’s DoubleClick Ad Exchange. Google recently expanded their native ad offering and we believe this will be a game changer for the development for the entire native advertising ecosystem.read more
Despite a huge surge in the adoption of native advertising many media buyers still struggle to turn native into a scalable and predictable channel. Some brand executives still view content and native advertising as “just the latest trend.” Therefore, media buyers need to understand the tactics and marketing objectives that work best for native. At Zemanta we’ve experienced it all — let us help you scale and optimize your native advertising!read more
We have some big news to share — Sovrn has purchased our Editorial Assistant and Related Post applications! Our founders, Andraz Tori and Bostjan Spetic, would like to share a few thoughts with our community.
When we first started Zemanta in 2007 the idea of a personal writing assistant fascinated us. In 2016 it’s feels even more meaningful. Applications such as Siri, Cortana and Echo are driving human-computer interaction. Technology that can understand human language and help in one way or another are here, and we can safely say that Zemanta was on the forefront of that movement!read more