Tuesday, 28 April 2009
BBC Worldwide uses behavioural targeting across non-UK sites
New Media Age report that the BBC, one of the largest sites to embrace the technology, with 26m users outside the UK, is working with behavioural targeting specialist Audience Science to collect and analyse data on users visiting its sites to serve them more relevant advertising. More here.
- Andrew McStay
- I am director of the Media and Persuasive Communication (MPC) network at Bangor University where I also lecture on political-economy of the media. I am currently working on a book provisionally titled Deconstructing Privacy for Peter Lang and leading two empirical projects in connection with privacy perception and the use of new media for smoking cessation. I am author of Creativity and Advertising: Affect, Events and Process (Routledge, 2013); The Mood of Information: A Critique of Behavioural Advertising (Continuum, 2011); and Digital Advertising (Palgrave-MacMillan, 2009). Please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in Ph.D supervision or consultancy services.