Publishers are in an elusive chase for control, transparency and flexibility as they fight to reposition themselves against the encroachment of the walled-garden platforms.
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With more than 17 years of experience building a scalable and robust ad management platform, Smart allows publishers to run direct and programmatic campaigns across all digital formats and screens. Open, cutting-edge technology enables publishers to achieve holistic yield monetization through a truly unified auction, maximizing the value of every single impression.
Smart’s cross-device, cross-channel technology is 100% independent, 100% publisher-focused and easy-to-use. The native integration of our SSP into the ad server enables the highest level of transparency and control. Smart publishers build Private Gardens to thrive outside of the contraints of the walled gardens.
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Revenue optimization is a key issue for us, but our priority is to respect our commitments with our direct sales advertisers. Smart’s holistic yield is an efficient solution to reconcile these needs and permits us to fine-tune our inventory sales strategy.
Managing Director, Régie E-Commerce
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In this Exchange Wire interview, CMO Michael Nevins delves deeply into the concept behind Private Gardens, speaking directly to publishers and explaining the benefit of first party data activation and the creation of an exclusive marketplace.
This article by CMO Michael Nevins was originally published in Media Post on March 7, 2018. Learn how an activation of first party data helps publishers create their own Private Gardens.