Here is one more link to one of our other favorite stock providers and trend setters, Rocketstock.com.
What’s more is their websites are always very interesting too.
I’ve been expecting for a while now that video adverts on Face Book is a waste of money. Which is fine if you have money to burn. But the opportunity cost in lost revenue might be the greater concern if Face Book is your no. 1 strategy in online marketing.
This add was in my feed. The video looked interesting, so I clicked on it.
Why this advert appeared in my feed, in a language that I don’t speak (or understand for that matter), beats me. The Face Book tanslate function gave me a clue about the topic of the video, but it is not something I’m interested in. Sure, they got me to watch it. But why was it there? I’ve wrecked my mind to figure out how the cookie bots might have gotten the idea that I might be interested in play therapy at all? The sad thing is that Face Book was happy to charge this poor client a Dollar or two for me to watch it halfway.
This right here might be the undoing of Facebook. For two reasons. One, their way of running serving are simply crap. That is to say, deciding where to display the ads. Two, who wants to look at adverts all day?
Yes she is! Big data is walking a tightrope in dealing with all your data while as the same time looking after your privacy. Google, and Silicon Valley as a whole, are getting better at it. Youtube, being a sister company of Google are probably the best kept secret in getting best bang for your buck.
I’m not a betting man. I don’t have to be. They might have their faults, but for now my advertising buck goes to Youtube.
We were privilege to be part of the team to stream the State of the Provence address in February.