Can programmatic and high quality media co-exist?
Programmatic media is often touted as the fastest growing phenomenon in the global advertising industry. A recent IAB UK report found that UK digital ad spend grew 16.4% in 2015 to over £8.6bn, with the share traded programmatically rising from 47% in 2014 to 60% in 2015. Programmatic spend reached £1.6bn. This brave new world of programmatic may bring a whole host of benefits in targeting, time-saving and revenues, but on the flip-side this can create a whole list of complications for marketers wanting to ensure high quality in their media buying.