Digital Marketing

Class materials: July 2 – July 6


Mobile as a marketing channel



Pew Internet: Mobile – frequently updated research page

IAB Center of Excellence: Mobile

Johan Johansson How To Make Your Websites Faster On Mobile Devices (Smashing Magazine)

Mobile Marketing Association

Beyond the Buzz: Three steps to help marketers realize the promise of iBeacons (Tobias Dengel, Media Post, July 2014)

Facebook battles Snapchat over future of the camera (Matthew Ingram, Fortune. April 2017)

When Mobile Becomes The New Face Of Social (Thomas Husson. Forrester Research, July 2014)

How “Pokemon Go” Took Augmented Reality Mainstream (Knowledge@Wharton, July 2016)

The future of news is humans talking to machines (Trushar Barot. Nieman Lab, Sept 2017)

Is the term “mobile first” becoming outmoded? (Mark Lowenstein. Recode, March 2016)

Facebook’s CEO talks about a virtual and augmented future (Jonathan Vanian. Fortune, April 2016)

The Hype around Virtual Reality is Fading (Parmy Olson. Forbes, March 2017)

Why Build Progressive Web Apps (Google Chrome Developers. April 2017)



Display advertising
Paid media on social

LECTURE NOTES – WEEK 2 THURSDAY Display advertising, paid media on social (PDF)

IN-CLASS EXERCISE – Paid Media on Social


The New Algorithm of Web Marketing(Tanzina Vega, New York Times, November 15 2012)

Social media advertising: the complete guide (Hootsuite, 2016)

98 personal data points that Facebook uses to target ads to you (Caitlin Dewey. Washington Post, August 2016)

Everything you need to know about the hidden ways Facebook ads target you (Vice, April 2018)

Programmatic Ad Buying (Suzanne Vranika. Wall Street Journal, September 2014)

Use remarketing to reach past website visitors and app users (Google)

AdFraud (Adweek’s collection of articles relating to fraud in online advertising)

Google’s been running a secret test to detect bogus ads — and its findings should make the industry nervous (Mike Shields. Business Insider, July 2017)

With Technology, Avoiding Both Ads and the Blockers (Sydney Ember. New York Times. September 2015)

Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) –Glossary of Interative Advertising Terms v. 2.0

IAB – Ad Standards and Best Practices

Doubleclick: a selection of research reports relating to online advertising effectiveness

Facebook Pixel Tutorial and Walkthrough (Tod Maffin, 2015)