Tag : comScore

From Cart Abandonment to Mobile Commerce: The State of Online Retail in 9 Charts

Who’s buying online, what devices are most popularly used to research and purchase goods, what is the number one reason that online shoppers abandon their carts, and what category is far and away displaying the most growth in digital retail? We’ve swept the web for useful statistics and trends to help online retailers grasp the current state of eCommerce and stay informed on what’s to come. Check out these charts from eMarketer, comScore, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Forrester Research, and more: According to […]

Facebook Leads eMarketer’s Social Commerce Roundup

In Q1, eMarketer predicted that global B2C eCommerce sales will reach $1.5 trillion by the end of 2014 (a 20.1% increase over last year) due in part to the growth of Internet availability and a mobile use base in emerging markets. This year, Asia Pacific (APAC) consumers are expected to spend the most on eCommerce purchases, surpassing North America for the first time ever. In response, many major brands are extending their reach internationally. Last month, eMarketer released its 17-page […]

comScore’s 2014 Digital Future in Focus Report: Native, Mobile, & Multi-Platform

At 7,105 words and 41 pages, comScore’s 2014 US Digital Future in Focus report is a hefty read. Luckily, it’s also chock full of interesting data and takeaways for marketers interested in multi-platform, digital media, mobile, social monetization, online video, ad performance, search engine and eCommerce trends (that should be all of us, right?). If you don’t have the time to read the whole thing, here’s a snapshot of what mobile disruption means for digital advertisers and where you should be focusing your attention. 1. […]


Back to the Basics: Facebook’s Draw for Advertisers — 955M People, 15% of Time Online

Growth of online display ad spend will outpace that of paid search ad spend this year, driven predominantly by a continued expansion of inventory and mobile. Getting back to the basics, online display advertisers have three main goals: Find audiences that generate the greatest value, Minimize the cost to reach these audiences, and Do both at scale, or high volume. Our Ad Engine software automates the labor-intensive process of maximizing return on Facebook ad spend (ROAS = (value – cost) ÷ cost), and Facebook’s […]

comScore’s Power of Like 2 Study: How Facebook Ads Drive Purchases

As a company that measures Facebook Ad spend from click all the way through the marketing funnel to performance events like registrations, viral invites and purchases, we know first hand that Facebook Ads “work” in driving revenue and business value. Campaigns run through Nanigans’ Ad Engine drive over 2 million performance events every day, a large portion of which are actual purchases. Needless to say, we were excited when comScore released The Power of Like 2: How Social Media Works report […]