Google introduced new features to make it easier for advertisers to control how often an ad is displayed and measure its effectiveness.With the new tools, advertisers now can prevent an ad from being shown too frequently to each user, track how many people have seen a campaign, and measure the average number of times people have seen an ad.
Advertisers can also get statistics on "view through" conversions, or whether someone who's seen an ad visits the advertiser's Web site. Up to now, the only information available was on "click through" conversions, or the number of people who actually clicked on an ad; the new statistic gives additional information on the effectiveness of an ad.CNET
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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