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Grocery delivery app takes the fast lane to profitability by partnering with Topsort and betting on native advertising

5 min read

Aiming to reach 10% of the total value of the company’s transactions, grocery delivery app JOKR doubles down on retail media as a new means of monetization.

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October 27, 2022

3 min read

From a Flawed Business to Explosive Success: Search Ads in Apple App Store

Apple explored the power, upside, and profitability of "sponsored search"

October 20, 2022

4 min read

As Recession Looms, Monetization Tech is More Relevant than Ever for Marketplaces

Key to breaking through marketplace monetization in uncertain times ahead

August 24, 2022

4 min read

Top 5 Ways to be a Retail Media Winner

As a retailer, are you doing everything you can to take a slice of the retail media pie?

August 3, 2022

4 min read

The Rise of Sponsored Listings in Delivery Apps

Delivery apps are beginning to explore an incredibly lucrative monetization opportunity: advertising using sponsored listings!

Jun 8, 2022

3 min read

What is Retail Media?

2022 is the year of retail media... but what is it?

May 12, 2022

2 min read

Starting early with native advertising, but not "too early"

When is it too soon for you to roll out native advertising?

May 12, 2022

3 min read

Retail Media: Recipe for a cookie-less world

Take your last few bites now, 2023 will mark the new phase of a cookieless internet.

May 12, 2022

2 min read

What Instacart's recent change of CEO means for its Ad Business

Instacart’s ad revenue reportedly accounted for $300 million last year and is on track to reach $1 billion in 2022. Is this the future of delivery apps?

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See how the biggest marketplaces, delivery apps, and retailers launched their monetization journeys with Topsort’s APIs
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Wondering how the real-time auctions work? Read articles about the auctions, sponsored listings, and common features of auction-based advertising

Quality scores in online
advertising auctions

A revenue-optimal ranking rule that takesinto account effects on advertiser satisfaction and user experience

Optimal reserve prices
in online advertising auctions

Results of a large field experiment on setting reserve prices in auctions for online advertisements.

The effect of the “sponsored” label on user engagement, and the informative role of advertising

Does advertising serve as a signal? Evidence from a field experiment in mobile search

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For those who really want to get in the world of auctions and game theory! We curated scientific papers and researches that shaped real-time auctions!

Optimized Cost per Click in Taobao Display Advertising

A bid optimizing strategy which automatically adjusts the bid to achieve finer matching of bid and traffic quality of page view request granularity