Research Shows Millennials Want to Keep the Free Internet

A quick search in Google on the topic of ad blocking brings up all kinds of news, research, and overall controversy about the issues at hand. But one fact that stands out is recent data from YouGovUS saying, “65 percent of young people familiar with native ads approve of the practice of native advertising if … Read more

Advertising’s Walking Dead? Not Native!

Native advertising has won, according to MediaPost’s Josh Engroff, who says many brands are still attached to static banners, 30-second spots and other examples of what he calls “advertising’s walking dead.” Engroff, an op-ed contributor for the online pub, says a new marketing stack, built upon user-centric models of communication and commerce, is replacing “legacy … Read more

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

Top 31 Killer Viral Words

View as PDF WORDS HAVE INCREDIBLE POWER The key element to engaging titles is taking the reader on an emotional roller coaster. The visuals carry much more power when well-matched with the right words, tapping into one’s instinct. Toying with the reader’s emotions. Triggering responses and influencing actions – strong headline is that tool. Make … Read more

MGID Speaks Google

It’s official — MGID native advertising platform is now written in Google’s Go language…why? Basic foundation of any meaningful conversation is common language. Better yet – native language. Human languages change and evolve over time, changing the dynamic of dialect and common communication structure. Programming languages evolve as well, at a much more rapid pace. … Read more

Performance Marketing Insights: Europe 2016. MGID is going!

Performance Marketing Insights: Europe in Amsterdam is upon us! Join MGID July 4-5 at Hotel Okura for performance marketing insights, workshops and more. Enjoy world-class keynotes, in-depth breakouts and all the networking opportunities you can handle over two action-packed days in the beautiful city of Amsterdam. Running alongside Performance Marketing Insights: Europe, will be the first ever European … Read more

5 Steps to a Successful Native Ad Campaign (+Infographics)

If you wish to find success in affiliate marketing, it’s crucial for you to follow the exact process before choosing an offer, building up a native ad campaign that would ‘look like it belongs there’, and then spending money with a hope to get high clickthroughs. This is a typical way to go, but the … Read more

Hey! We’ve Got the Video of the Selective Bidding Webinar

Thank you for joining us on our free webinar, ‘Take Control of Your Ad ROI with Selective Bidding’. We hope it was informative and helpful in hitting your marketing goals. Did you miss it? No problem. The video is below. You can also download the presentation file here. Interested in what MGID is up to? … Read more

MGID at the World Famous Web Summit in Dublin Next Week

We will be experiencing Irish hospitality, green rolling hills, gorgeous historical castles and the top Internet technology leaders in the world including major international corporations and media outlets. We are looking forward to three days packed full with summits, speakers and tens of thousands of web tech headliners. Native advertising is one of the industry’s … Read more

Affiliate Marketers: Are you Coming to Vegas?

The folks at MGID will viva Las Vegas at the 2016 Affiliate Market West in January. There’s only a couple months left and we want to see you there. If you are coming, stop by meet market table #111 and booths #4010 and #5010. We’ll be there to give you some one-on-one time with native … Read more