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Microsoft Advertising blocks 1.6 billion ads while dealing with the pandemic, says annual ad quality review

Microsoft called 2020 a “challenging and disruptive year” for many of us and Microsoft said its goal was to ensure its platform “delivers accurate and relevant information to our customers while protecting them from low-quality or harmful experiences.” With that, Microsoft published its ad quality in review for 2020 and here are some of the […]

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Microsoft Advertising now offers Filter Link Extensions

Microsoft Advertising announced an addition to their ad extension offerings today: Filter Link Extensions. According to the announcement, filter link extensions mean “Advertisers can present many different features under categorized headers so that users can quickly navigate to their key products and offerings.” With Filter Link Extensions, your ads will include one header with between […]

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Microsoft Advertising adds brand safety with IAS partnership

Microsoft Advertising announced Monday that it has partnered with Integral Ad Science (IAS) to provide brand safety verification for the native ads that run on the Microsoft Audience Network. The Microsoft Audience Network encompasses ad inventory on Microsoft-owned and operated sites such as MSN, Outlook.com, and Microsoft Edge browser as well as partner properties. Advertisers […]

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Microsoft Advertising Editor gets updated with recommendations and campaign-level targeting

Microsoft Advertising Editor users now have access to AI-powered recommendations and campaign-level associations, the company announced Wednesday. The new features are designed to help advertisers optimize campaign performance and make bulk campaign management easier. Recommendations as they appear in Microsoft Advertising Editor. Source: Microsoft. AI-powered recommendations. Recommendations, which were released as a closed beta in […]

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Microsoft Advertising offers free stock images for Audience ads

Microsoft Advertising advertisers can access Shutterstock’s stock photo library of more than 320 million images for their search campaigns. Announced Tuesday, the new partnership makes stock images available for free within the Micorosft Advertising web interface. Shutterstock library access is rolling out first in the U.S. and UK for advertisers participating in the Microsoft Audience […]