Online Ad Blockers adoption on the rapid rise in The Middle East

Middle East internet consumers are increasingly choosing to strip out the advertising from content they consume online. Online Ad Blockers adoption is increasing like Global Warming which everyone is aware about but and no one seems to be worried about it. 

Below Google Trends chart clearly shows a massive rise in searches on Google for keyword “ad blocker” from primary markets like UAE, KSA and Qatar. Notice the huge interest for Ad Blockers in Qatar.

Average Monthly Search volumes for same keyword have gone up double-fold in last year itself within GCC (Source: Google AdWords Keyword Planner Tool). [Read more…]

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Measure Your Online Display Advertising Beyond Basics

Research says that investments from brands in Digital marketing are growing exponentially in the Middle East and it will triple in few years. A major component of this digital marketing investment is spent on “Display” advertising which is considered as an influential channel to introduce new products & services to target audiences by a large number of brands here in this region. [Read more…]