As the line between editorial and advertorial continues to blur, so does the public's confidence in content from publications versus brands, as evidenced by new industry research that explores this topic-with some unexpected results. A new study by Vibrant shows that only two% more of consumers trust content from publications (35%) than from brands (33%); and yet, there are more consumers who distrust content from publications (18%) than there are who distrust content from brands (15.5%). Additionally, the number of consumers that distrust content from media titles they know (12%) is double the number who distrust content from brands that they know (6%).
Jul 26, 2012
Every week, EContentmag.com highlights hot stories and links on digital content and digital media. Here are the latest links for the week of July 23, 2012, with stories on VidCaster, GoGo Cast acquiring Dingo Mobile, V&A Publishing selecting CoreSource Platform, and more.
Final Call: Social Madness
V&A Publishing Selects Ingram's CoreSource Platform
Proto.io Launches ‘Freebies' for UI and UX Professionals
GoGo Cast Acquires Dingo Mobile giving Advertisers the Opportunity to...
Conversation's White Paper Provides Emerging Ad Industry Insights
fishbat Discusses the Relationship Between Tout and WWE
VidCaster Boosts Revenue for Video Publishers with Cross-Platform Paywall