Tag Archive: behavioral advertising

May 11 2016

TRUSTe-EDAA Ads Research Shortlisted for IAB Europe Research Award

The European Advertising Consumer Research Index 2015 provides a comprehensive picture of attitudes and awareness of the European Self-Regulatory Programme for Online Behavioural Advertising (OBA) across 13 European countries surveyed. The study was conducted by Ipsos MORI, on behalf of TRUSTe and the EDAA from 21 October – 13 November 2015 with over 13,000 online adults. …

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May 09 2016

Awareness of DAA AdChoices Icon Rises to 42%

New research findings published today, show consumer concern over online tracking for targeted ads has fallen from 65% to 61% over the last year and awareness of the DAA AdChoices icon, has risen to 42% – five points higher than last year (37%). These latest stats show the sustained growth and success of the DAA …

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Sep 30 2011

NYC Advertising Week, October 2-7

What better way to kick off October than to attend a week-long celebration of the advertising industry! As online advertising continues to evolve and bring new challenges such as recent behavioral targeting and data use – this year’s 2011 NYC Advertising Week promises to be an exciting one. Privacy has become and will remain a …

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Jul 01 2009

Behavioral Ad Program for Sealholders

We’re in a new era where transparency is becoming the currency of trust. From its founding, TRUSTe has consistently championed transparency to consumers regarding their privacy practices. Our trustmark is a beacon to consumers to give them confidence that their personal information is being used responsibly and to provide them with the choices and redress …

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Jun 22 2009

Building Confidence in Today’s Online Advertising

TRUSTe’s Approach to Behavioral Advertising Last week’s Commerce Committee hearings on Behavioral Advertising underscored consumer discomfort, the efforts that companies and groups are implementing to improve consumer confidence, and the gap that legislators are trying to close. As TRUSTe sealholders know, they have long been required to provide users with details of how cookies and …

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Feb 23 2009

TRUSTe applauds new FTC Behavioral Marketing Principles

This month, the Federal Trade Commission issued its highly anticipated staff report on Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising, a report that represents important guidance to the online advertising industry at a critical time. At TRUSTe, we address these principles on a daily basis when working with the sites we certify. We want to thank …

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Aug 25 2008

IE8: Browsing “InPrivate” Features Take User Privacy to Center Stage

User sensitivity to privacy on the internet has been difficult to quantify and act upon for technology providers, websites and advertisers, never mind consumers themselves. In TRUSTe research we have seen a consistent user concern about tracking and targeting; inconsistently competing with a desire for more relevant advertising and content. New features that Microsoft has …

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