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The history and future of ad viewability tech

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Viewability and its companion exposure time are becoming more and more default metrics and measurements for online media campaigns. But ever since, I've heard quite some times that the measurement of viewability is a real pain in the ass, and a pain in the ass for multiple reasons. Sometimes it was about the high CPM - 12c CPM is no »

Pause your Adwords campaigns automatically when a site is down with an Adwords script

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When working in the field of SEA, one of your main goals is to get people to click on your ads. But what if the website is down, or not working properly because of a technical issue? That's a waste of that CPC, right? At Greenhouse Group we monitor all our clients' websites with uptime monitoring tools, like Uptime Robot »

Pragmatic approach to get Disqus comment notifications in Slack

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We use the awesome Disqus platform to enable comments on the posts on The Marketing Technologist. The only downside is that - because I've created the Disqus account with my email address - the only one getting notifications when someone writes a comment on an article, is me. Until recently, I forwarded the emails to the author of the post »

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 »

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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Passing data to and from a nested component in Angular 2

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Angular decided to drop the '@', '&' and '=' in version 2.0. If you don't know what they do: good for you! To me, the @&= concept was among Angular 1's worst choices. Luckily, in Angular 2 the communication between components is a lot more explicit and easier to understand. In this post I'd like »