The evolution of A.I.

Artificial intelligence is more than a buzzword: how to spot the fakes

Marketing and market research share common ground: both are obsessed with using terminology that outsiders find difficult to understand. Is it any wonder, when their definitions are so widely misrepresented? Are buzzwords for the unimaginative? You might have heard of...

/ December 15, 2017

Top Market Research Events to Add to Your 2018 Calendar

In 2016, the market research industry generated approximately 44.51 billion U.S. dollars in revenue worldwide. The industry has grown by 41 percent since 2010. With this, the number of market research events has ballooned. Given the number of market research...

/ December 12, 2017
What's a prediction market?

What happens when traditional survey methodology doesn’t work?

Prediction market tools are more efficient, more flexible, and they provide better insights. So why aren’t you using one? At Zappi, we understand that choice is helpful, but we also know it can be overwhelming. All of our tools are...

/ December 8, 2017
Brainstorming market research options

The marketer’s guide to DIY market research templates

6 market research templates for when you don’t have the budget or time for market research. In a world where marketers are frequently tasked with proving ROI, you can’t afford to make big mistakes or spend extra dollars. Knowing if...

/ December 7, 2017
Digital advertising on commute

Is digital ad testing really that different from TV?

As digital budgets grow, marketers are facing increasing pressure to prove ROI. This raises the question: how can marketers afford not to test their digital advertising? When the primary focus for marketers was on TV advertising, ad testing was baked...

/ November 28, 2017
YouTube billboard

Video advertising: get the length just right

People aren’t as receptive to digital advertising, so shouldn’t we just make it shorter and cleverer? You may have seen that P&G – the company behind Pampers, Gillette and Crest – announced plans to start using two-second digital ads. This...

/ November 22, 2017
Gen Z skip ads

Can advertisers hope to do better than engage people for two seconds?

Nigel Hollis, Executive Vice President and Chief Global Analyst at Kantar Millward Brown, thinks consumers should be in it for the long haul… A few weeks ago, Kantar Millward Brown hosted a webinar titled ‘Create digital ads that drive brand growth’....

/ November 7, 2017
Pop up ads

How to be seen: ads with strong branding stand out in the competitive digital arena

56.1%* of internet ads are never seen by humans Ads compete for our attention on a daily basis; yesterday’s shopping spree haunts our Facebook feeds, Instagram shows ads among friends and family, and pop-ups distract us from reading the news....

/ October 26, 2017
LinkNow for Digital

Top tips for effective digital advertising… this time with feeling!

Kantar Millward Brown shared seven tips for digital advertising and discussed them in a webinar with Zappi Executive Vice President and Chief Global Analyst Nigel Hollis had this to say… During a recent webinar exploring seven tips distilled from 20...

/ October 17, 2017