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Natalie Portier, Appodeal

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November 14, 2017

Natalie Portier, Appodeal

How Mobile Advertising is Evolving

(White Nights Conference Moscow 2017)
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November 14, 2017
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  1. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Future of

    Mobile Advertisement HOW DID WE GET HERE? WHAT’S NEXT?
  2. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. MOBILE AD

    BIDDING
  3. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. MOBILE AD

    BIDDING DESKTOP AD BIDDING
  4. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. MOBILE AD

    BIDDING DESKTOP AD BIDDING
  5. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. 1st Generation THE TRADITIONAL WATERFALL 2nd

    Generation AD PLACEMENTS + FREQUENCY CAPS
  6. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Traditional Waterfall Network A Network B

    Network C Ad Fill Order First Last Ads’ eCPMs Low High
  7. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Ad Placements and Frequency Caps 1st

    Tier WATERFALL Ad Fill Order First Last Ads’ eCPMs Low High Ad Fill Order Last First Ads’ eCPMs Low High Ad Fill Order First Last Ads’ eCPMs Low High 2nd Tier WATERFALL Leftover Tier WATERFALL
  8. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Ad Mediation

    Enters the Market Optimizes & Automates Traditional Waterfalls More Convenient
  9. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Ad Mediation

    Enters the Market Inaccurate Historical Data No Breakdown of Ad Performances Higher eCPM ads may be skipped
  10. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Ad Bid

    Ad Bid Ad Bid Ad Bid Ad Bid Ad Bid INCLUDED IN AUCTION EXCLUDED FROM AUCTION All Demand Sources Must Be Included in Auctions to Win Bid
  11. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Ad Bid

    Ad Bid Ad Bid INCLUDED IN AUCTION All Demand Sources Must Be Included in Auctions to Win Bid Ad Bid Ad Bid Ad Bid
  12. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. 3rd Generation STATIC PRICE FLOORS

  13. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Ad Fill Order First Last Price

    Floor (Hard) Ads Not Considered Ads’ eCPMs Low High Static Price Floors
  14. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Soft Price Floor Ad Fill Order

    Last Ad Fill Order Ads’ eCPMs Low High Ad Fill Order Last First Ads’ eCPMs Low High Ad Fill Order Ads’ eCPMs Low High $7 eCMP $6 eCMP $3 eCMP $7.02 eCMP $6.83 eCMP $2.15 eCMP Historical Data Price Floors
  15. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Flat Waterfall Ad Fill Order First

    Last Ads’ eCPMs Low High Multiple Positions FLAT WATERFALL
  16. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Flat Waterfall: Advantages Historical data inaccuracy

    defeated Multiple positions in waterfall
  17. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Flat Waterfall: Downsides Inflating bid inefficiency

    Slow app performance
  18. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. 4th Generation DYNAMIC PRICE FLOORS

  19. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Ads’ eCPMs Low High Winner Fills

    Impression No Fill (Too Expensive) No Request No Request No Request Price Floor Entry (Not Actual Bid) Ad Fill Auction Order First Last $12 $10 $10.20 $9 $5 $11.30 Actual Bid Would’ve Entered At the $10 Price Floor Waterfall with Static Price Floors Dynamic Price Floors
  20. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Dynamic Price Floors Ads’ eCPMs Low

    High Winner Fills Impression No Request No Request No Request Ad Fill Auction Order First Last Price Floor Entry (Not Actual Bid) $10.01 $9.01 $9 $5 $11.30 $10.20 $5.01 No Request No Request Actual Bid Enters At the $10.01 Price Floor Waterfall with Dynamic Price Floors Actual Bid = $10.21 $10.21
  21. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Compete in

    One Fair Single Waterfall Ad Fill Order First Last Ads’ eCPMs Low High DP Dynamic Price Floor Beating Out Historical Data by $0.01 HD
  22. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Biased Ad

    Mediation Exists Ad Fill Order First Last Ads’ eCPMs Low High Ad Mediator’s Own Marketplace Placed First Despite Lower eCPM
  23. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. The Next Generation SOFT HEADER BIDDING

  24. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Simultaneous Ad Requests Ad Networks Ad

    Mediator Header Bidding Soft Header Bidding
  25. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Ads’ eCPMs Low High VS $10

    Price Floor $17 Soft Bid $15 Soft Bid -20% +5% Soft Header Bidding 1 2
  26. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. VS $10 Price Floor $13.60 Likely

    Actual Yield $15.75 Likely Actual Yield Ads’ eCPMs Low High -20% +5% Soft bid $15 The Next Generation: Soft Header Bidding 3 4
  27. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. No more waterfalls Efficient and fair

    bidding Fast app performance The Next Generation: Soft Header Bidding
  28. © 2017 Appodeal Inc. Learn more: bit.ly/futurebyappodeal hi@appodeal.com