Adobe Brings New Digital Advertising Solution to Media Agencies and Marketers
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http://pdf.reuters.com/htmlnews/8knews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20130306:nBw056833a Adobe Media Optimizer Standard Offers Rules-based Solution to Drive Performance of Search Engine Campaigns SALT LAKE CITY--(Business Wire)-- Adobe Summit, The Digital Marketing Conference- Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today unveiled a standard version of Adobe Media Optimizer, part of Adobe Marketing Cloud. Adobe Media Optimizer is a digital advertising platform for campaigns across search, display and social media. The new edition, Media Optimizer Standard, delivers a rules-based bidding solution that improves the performance of search engine marketing campaigns through seamless integration with Adobe Analytics. Media Optimizer Standard is designed for media buying agencies, search engine marketing (SEM) agencies and direct advertisers seeking more control and transparency over their campaigns at an economical price point. http://mms.businesswire.com/bwapps/mediaserver/ViewMedia?mgid=360828&vid=4 Adobe Media Optimizer Standard allows customers to easily manage search engine marketing (SEM) accounts, campaigns, enhanced campaigns, ad groups and keywords using both a flattened view across the top and a familiar hierarchy structure on the left. (Photo: Business Wire) Media Optimizer Standard offers an interactive dashboard that gives marketers the ability to tie data-driven insights to tactical changes in their ad campaigns across Google, Bing, Yahoo and other search engines. It not only provides a collection of highly interactive reports in one location, but also gives marketers the ability to efficiently manage campaigns, ad groups and keywords directly from the same interface. Additionally, updated Bid Rules functionality allows advertisers to easily set up and control how bids are executed and fully automate the bidding process across search engines. Several of the existing features in Media Optimizer Premium, the platform best suited for large agencies and enterprises, are also part of the Standard version. Since both Standard and Premium use the same foundation, clients that find the need to upgrade to Premium require no new deployment and are quickly up and running with powerful algorithmic bid optimization. Media Optimizer`s seamless integration with SiteCatalyst allows advertisers to use Web site data to optimize and better target their campaigns in real-time. All of the advanced campaign management functionalities are also included in Media Optimizer Standard. In addition, media agencies can layer their own services on top of both Media Optimizer solutions including more advanced modeling and analytics services to provide their clients with maximum ROI. Migration to Adobe Media Optimizer Adobe also announced that current Adobe SearchCenter+ customers will be transitioned to Media Optimizer Standard or Premium throughout the year. All key SearchCenter+ functionality and features such as a two-way SiteCatalyst integration were added to both versions of Media Optimizer. Adobe Media Optimizer A core component of Adobe Marketing Cloud, Adobe Media Optimizer is the industry`s first fully integrated digital advertising platform that delivers cross-channel ad management, optimization and forecast across search, display and social media campaigns for peak return on investment. The solution delivers more than 300 million monthly prospects and customers and is used by more than 400 global customers across industries. Media Optimizer manages more than $2 billion in annualized ad spend. Quote David Karnstedt, senior vice president, Media and Advertising Solutions, Adobe * "Adobe`s digital advertising solution lets marketers run cross-channel campaigns that fully maximize ROI. With the new Standard version we are bringing proven features from our Premium version to agencies and direct advertisers to help them further automate their campaigns with an intuitive and easy-to-use interface." Helpful Links * Facebook * Twitter * Adobe Digital Marketing Blog * YouTube * Adobe Marketing Cloud * Adobe Media Optimizer * Adobe AdLens * Adobe SiteCatalyst * Adobe AudienceManager About Adobe Marketing Cloud Now there`s a place that puts everything digital marketers need in one spot. It`s called Adobe Marketing Cloud. It includes a complete set of analytics, social, advertising, targeting and Web experience management solutions and a social-enabled UI that brings together everything marketers need to know about their campaigns. So marketers can get from data to insights to action, faster and smarter than ever. Visit www.marketing.adobe.com to learn more. About Adobe Systems Incorporated Adobe is changing the world through digital experiences. For more information, visit www.adobe.com. © 2013 Adobe Systems Incorporated. All rights reserved. Adobe, the Adobe logo, SiteCatalyst and AdLens are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners. 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