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Calculation of confidence intervals for ratios

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The science of campaign optimization was among the very first things I was introduced to when first coming to work in programmatic media at Bannerconnect, and it was with great interest that I learned the particular steps our campaign managers regularly take to ensure campaigns run in the most effective way for their advertiser. Statistically sound optimization From the data »

How to write a basic viewability tracker

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Although viewability is not always a guarantee for success, it's a hot topic in the land of online marketing. We do not only track viewability in our display campaigns to optimise the exposure time of our campaigns, but we also use viewability to see how visitors are using our client's website and apply personalisation based on that data. Also, the »

What is a tag manager?

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We’ve been working with tag managers for about three years now, but we still notice some unclarity about what a tag manager is amongst both colleagues and clients alike. Let’s clarify things. What are tags? First things first: what does tag in tag manager stand for? Tags are generally code snippets that you’ll want to place on »

How to start a WhatsApp conversation directly from the web

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Did you know you can send a WhatsApp message directly from a web page? You might have already seen this elsewhere because AddThis also offers it in their well-known and well-spread sharing tools. As an online marketing agency, we can also leverage the power of WhatsApp by integrating it in our campaigns. We could, for example, create a button that »

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Send Slack notifications whenever a Pokémon spawns nearby using a Pokémon GO SlackBot

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CURRENT STATUS (04/08/2016): Niantic seems to have made some big changes to the API last night, so currently all API scripts (including PoGoMap and bots) seem to be down. Feel free to share any fixes if you come across anything that could be of help. Meanwhile, I hope that the post is still a good read about how »

Connecting offline sales to online campaign sources with Google Analytics - Part 1

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Connecting offline to online is a challenge, but this week we did it. We’ve measured our first offline sales in Google Analytics, and we can directly attribute these to online campaign sources! Awesome right? In this two-part post series, we share the theory behind the system that gives us these insights, so you can setup a similar system yourself. »