As US online ad spending closes in this year on $40 billion, the bulk of that spending will go toward just a few formats: search, banners and video advertising.

Doug Brooks
Global Executive Vice President
Marketing Management Analytics (MMA)

360i launched a series of reports exploring the role social media plays in the lives of Hispanics living in the United States. Reaching and engaging this population has become increasingly important to marketers over the past decade. The growth of this population presents both the promise of reaching a dynamic and engaged audience – armed with ever-increasing purchasing power – and the challenge of understanding the cultural nuances of a demographic with unique digital behaviors. DOWNLOAD Report Here.

Denny's, America's iconic family diner, announced the launch of its first national online marketing campaign targeting the Hispanic consumer. The Funny Or Die spoof video, titled "Skillet Whisperer," features famed dog behavioralist and TV personality, Cesar Millan, Star of National Geographic WILD's 'Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan,' taming an unruly Denny's Sizzlin' Skillet. The video is produced in both Spanish and English to effectively reach a diverse audience.

Nobox just launched the Facebook application, SuperViajeros – Nuevos Destinos (SuperTravelers – New Destinations), an online interactive adventure for its client, Copa Airlines.

Telemundo Media is fully engaging its strategic digital unit [email protected], in launching an innovative social media strategy for the network’s latest original novela, “Relaciones Peligrosas,” starring Sandra Echeverria.

Digital privacy involves three main stakeholders: consumers, the government and the advertising industry. Consumers are increasingly concerned about their privacy.

The Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA), a coalition of the nation's leading media and marketing trade associations, today announced the launch of the 'Your AdChoices' public education campaign designed to inform consumers about interest-based advertising and how to take greater control of their online privacy.

Fewer than half of Puerto Rico residents have access to the Internet, according to this week’s CARIBBEAN BUSINESS/WOSO Radio/Gaither International poll. Survey results are an excerpt of Gaither International’s newest syndicated study, the MBP (Media Brand Profiles).

Univision Interactive Media announced the official launch of two new sites for Univision’s new cable networks, Telehit and Bandamax.
 

Comcast launched its Hispanic Facebook page XFINITY Latino targeting Spanish speakers and bilinguals alike.

Continuing to demystify the myriad of digital data now available to marketers and online publishers, the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) teamed with strategic consulting firm Winterberry Group to create a new study titled “From Information to Audiences: The Emerging Marketing Data Use Cases.” DOWNLOAD report Here,

Women's digital media habits outpaced men's in 2011, according to international research firm Parks Associates, which reports that women share more content online and download more movies and music than men.

impreMedia announced the relaunch of its websites with improved content, navigation and multimedia features.

The modern version of the family hearth, the TV, has been replaced by the PC and the tablet. A Microsoft “Family Technology Survey,” which asked parents which technology devices they used most to connect with immediate family members, found that 43% said a computer or tablet drew family members together. Only 21% of respondents said they gather around the TV for quality family time.

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