Tag Archives: ad blocking

Ad Blocking can save digital advertising from itself

The first ever banner appeared on HotWired in 1994. It was the only ad on the page & reported that 44% of people who saw it; clicked. From that moment on display advertising has been in freefall. Brands, Agencies & publishers … Continue reading

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Ad blocking is the industry’s fault

The IAB ad blocking study is interesting but not surprising. Hopefully it will be a catalyst for more digital advertisers to do better work. In a nutshell, 15% of the online population actively uses ad blocking software. They do it to block all … Continue reading

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Mobile Ad Blocking

Ad blocking is big news at the moment. According to Business Insider 5% of the total online population employs one and usage grew by 69% YoY in Q2 2014 to 144 million people. A report in the FT a couple … Continue reading

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