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23 March 2017

The Taboola creative strategy team has taken a look at landing page best practices for a Taboola user. The big news—gamification is king.

21 March 2017

Our creative strategy team tested creatives over time to determine campaign best practices—best titles, image best practices, and much more.

10 February 2017

To support your content discovery campaigns this Valentine’s Day, we’ve created a guide to finding your discovery campaign soul mate.

15 December 2016

Here are our eCommerce best practices. Taboola worked with an internal content strategy team to analyze thousands of eCommerce discovery campaigns.

16 September 2016

Taboola’s Content Strategy Team recently attended this year’s CMW to learn the latest in content strategy from the industry’s best minds.

27 January 2016

It’s not enough for marketers to merely be engaging and informative within an article. Here are our CTA tips for your content discovery campaign.

30 July 2015

What is content discovery? Content discovery is the process of finding something––be it information, entertainment, etc.––online across websites, blogs, social media, and more.  One of the biggest questions we hear at Taboola is how our platform is different from PPC on search and display networks. We’ve  found that there’s a very simple way to approach this topic: It’s all about discovery. On search, for instance, audiences are typically looking for something in particular. By advertising through Google AdWords, you’re generally positioning your company to provide a very specific answer to a question. By advertising through display, you’re likely delivering a healthy dose of product-related messaging. When it comes to Taboola, however, none of these dynamics apply. Audiences are likely in-the-moment, looking to discover great content, new topics, and sources of entertainment.  As a result, there is a strong opportunity for brands that are looking to build long-term relationships with new […]

26 May 2015

People seem to be creating more content than ever before, and the number of digital formats available can be overwhelming: text, video, slideshows, infographics, quizzes, the list goes on. Although content marketing helps cut through the clutter, the format you choose plays a big role in whether or not that piece of content actually resonates with your target audience. Taboola teamed up with ClickTale, the leading customer experience firm, to take a closer look at how people consume two of the most widely used formats: text and video. Video Creates an Empathetic Connection Studies show that watching video activates our brain’s “mirror neuron mechanism,” enabling us to experience (to a lesser degree) the behaviors and sensations of the people on-screen. This neurological activity makes the spectator much more emotionally involved in a way that text alone cannot replicate. Reading Activates Our “Inner Voice” While watching video is a passive experience, […]

21 October 2014

There are over 5M pieces of content currently promoted through our content discovery platform, and thousands of brands running content campaigns. It’s fair to say that we’ve pretty much seen it all, and on the way learned a thing or two about what makes people click and engage across our platform. Garnering clicks and engagement is not an exact science. Fads can come and go. But over time, we’ve managed to figure out specific things that work better than others. We decided to create an infographic chock full of highlights, so that if you decide to set up a sponsored content campaign, you’ll have a few simple tips in your back pocket to help put your content front and center so it gets noticed by just the right people. Click the thumbnail below to see the full infographic.

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