Digital Advertising’S Perverse Incentives

Choosing the wrong metrics can lead to the opposite of the intended outcome — a phenomenon known as “perverse incentives.” 衡量指標的選擇非常重要,它決定了我們將要如何實現目標,錯誤的衡量指標可能會導致與預期相反的結果,這種現象稱為不當誘因。

Dead Trees and the Death Narrative (Ipsos Connect)

Publishers are good at creating printed newspapers. They’re not quite so successful online. Should their digital focus be at the expense of what they do well? Read the latest blog by Andrew Green, Global Head of Audience at Ipsos Connect.

Ipsos Hong Kong: Dead Trees and the Death Narrative (Ipsos Connect)

Publishers are good at creating printed newspapers. They’re not quite so successful online. Should their digital focus be at the expense of what they do well? Read the latest blog by Andrew Green, Global Head of Audience at Ipsos Connect.

The Top 10 Issues for Marketing in Connected Life

No matter how early in your day that you read this, you’ve added to your digital shadow. To say that our modern lives are defined by the interconnectedness of data and people is like saying we’re all connected by the air that we breathe.

M&A’s in the Digital Media Sector: Good or Bad News for Clients?

M&A’s probably doesn’t sound like the typical catchphrase for the advertising industry. In matured markets such as the US, the advertising industry has made leaps and bounds in progress through M&As during different stages of development.

Faster, brighter, smarter – and we still want more

Almost unnoticed, those of us fortunate enough to reside in Thomas Friedman’s “flat world” have undergone a remarkable technological evolution in our day-to-day activities. Imperceptibly, we’ve digitized our daily lives and now expect continuous connectivity.

Since the world of market research is all about how to effectively and efficiently access consumers, this has introduced both challenges of lower response rates and consumers who are both more difficult to find and more challenging to engage.

Leveraging the social media paradox

It’s essential to maintain critical thinking and to consider contrary viewpoints when we use statistics, especially to understand social media. Numerous studies have tried to identify the “value of a Facebook fan” or the ROI of social media campaigns, but most studies measure ROI as the difference in consumption between fans and non-fans.

Ipsos ASI Creates a ‘Smart’ New Research App to Measure Brand Touchpoints in Real-Time

London, UK – Ipsos ASI is putting brand research right into the hands of consumers. The company’s team of advertising research specialists has launched Brand Shout, a new smartphone app that allows brands to better understand real-time reactions to their advertising and brand experiences.

The Brave New World of Digital Healthcare

Success in the increasingly digital world for pharmaceutical companies means not only significantly increasing their investment in digital marketing strategies (including websites, e-marketing, social media and healthcare digital applications and services) but also adopting a different orientation to engage and interact with patients on an unprecedented scale.

Physicians & Consumers Online Behaviour Survey

As the digital age has been radically changing the access to information and behaviours of people around the world, Ipsos Healthcare and Ruder Finn Asia Health & Wellness jointly conducted a survey in the last quarter of 2012 to examine how physicians’ online behaviour in the use of digital and social media channels has been transformed.