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The Three Most Amazing Things About Clickbait

I apologize for that headline, Dear Reader, but do have one relevant factoid: Ebiquity reports that nearly 10% of U.S. programmatic ad spend goes to “made for advertising” web sites, which have high viewability but low quality, suitability, and effectiveness. In other words, clickbait. The global average is just under 8%. Also, 32% of third-party marketing cookies fire before users have a chance to consent and 93% of domains first at least one. So plenty of other people should apologize too.