For years — and especially over the past three years — the end of the upfront, as TV ad industry observers’ favored forecast, has been rivaled only by the divining of Netflix’s entry into advertising. Well, now that the latter has happened, surely the former isn’t far off. Erm, probably not.
Despite the financial confines of the upfront’s year-long commitments, TV ad buyers and sellers continue to seek economic comfort in the upfront model’s revenue guarantees and pricing assurance, as broken down in the video below.
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How YouTube is calculating creators’ ad-revenue shares for Shorts
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Disney plans to extend Hulu’s ad targeting options to Disney+’s ad tier
Disney ad boss Rita Ferro said the company expects to reach its goal of automating 50% of its ad sales this year.
Future of TV Briefing: TikTok’s revenue-sharing terms are turning off some creators
This week’s Future of TV Briefing looks at the language inside TikTok's revenue-sharing terms that has creators concerned.