Advertisers have struggled with two ratings systems for the Internet and TV—making it difficult to judge whether their TV and Web ads work together—but a new product launched by Nielsen and GroupM overlays the two using a standardized measurement system.
“Cross-platform metrics are essential to both buyers and sellers of advertising,” Steve Hasker, Nielsen’s president of media products and advertiser solutions, said in a statement.
Measurement company Nielsen has long offered the industry standard for TV ratings, but can it do the same for the Web? Later this month, Nielsen will release a new service that measures online ad campaigns in a way that’s similar to... Read Post
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