Interview with Michael Korsunsky, Chief Marketing Officer at MGID

       by Ankush Gupta Dec 05, 2016 1. Could you tell me a little about your background and how you came to be the CMO at MGID? I’ve been working in digital since 2000, and started in a consumer-facing AV/AS space as one of founding members of CyberDefender. I then spent a number … Read more

For Publishers Looking to Regain Revenue Lost to Ad Blocking – Is Native the Answer?

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How can you as a publishers strike the balance between maintaining a revenue stream and offering free content to readers? By Michael Korsunsky Chief Marketing Officer, MGID Santa Monica, US NAI  |  Connect From The New York Times to Business Insider, to most recently, The Atlantic,publishers are sending a message to online readers. In attempts to … Read more

Ad-Blockers: Let’s Call Them What They Are!

Adotas  |  Q&A with Michael Korsunsky, Chief Marketing Officer, MGID Q: Why do you think ad blockers are so popular? A: The use of ad blocking software grew 41 percent last year, with 198 million active users worldwide, according to a study conducted by Adobe and PageFair. Frankly speaking, there is good reason for this … Read more

MGID to Present Proprietary Anti-Ad Blocking Technology at IAB Ad Blocking & User Experience Summit

A title sponsor of the summit, MGID offers real-time solutions based on the DEAL concept developed by IAB. SANTA MONICA, CA – (Jun 6, 2016) – MGID, a leading native performance advertising network, will today present its new anti-ad blocking technology at the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) Ad Blocking & User Experience Summit today in … Read more

Best practices for MGID Publishers

Best practices for MGID publishers

View as PDF Ad unit creation Give new widgets at least 30 minutes to load before placing them on the site. By default, all widgets are responsive and will fit given space entirely. “Fixed width” is not recommended. Under article placement tends to show the highest performance possible. It is recommended to keep 3-4 images … Read more

Nine Reasons to be Thankful for Native Advertising

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Native advertising went mainstream this year, and as we look back at its impact in time for this Thanksgiving, we can see there is much for which to be grateful. 1) Native ads are what the industry was anticipating. 70% of individuals want to learn about products through content rather than through traditional advertising. And … Read more

Top 7 Hardest Working Native Advertising Strategies for Publishers

“People pretend not to like grapes when the vines are too high for them to reach.” ― Marguerite de Navarre We conducted an informal survey with our native advertising clients at MGID and found that 100% of our advertisers say that “publisher’s quality” is the most important component for effective native advertising. Another study by … Read more

All you need to know about MGID

To be closer to our clients and publishers we have created a series of guides highlighting different sides of MGID brand.  It’s our pleasure to share these guides with you.  We sincerely hope that you will find all the information you were looking for below: Digital advertising platform – general overview of our company and … Read more

Minimum package and restrictions of a CPA offer

Cost Per Action or CPA (sometimes known as Pay Per Action or PPA) is an online advertising pricing model, where the advertiser pays for each specified action (a purchase, a form submission etc) linked to the advertisement. This model proved itself useful among thousands of publishers worldwide. MGID traffic which is being sold on a … Read more