US digital ad spend increases 23% in H1 to USD 40 bln

Thursday 21 December 2017 | 13:57 CET | News
Digital advertising revenues in the US for the first half surged 23 percent to an all-time high of USD 40.1 billion, according to the latest IAB Internet Advertising Revenue Report released by the industry trade group and prepared by PwC US. Mobile captured 54 percent of total digital ad revenues, maintaining its status as the web's leading ad format. Advertisers spent USD 21.7 billion on mobile during the first six months, a 40 percent increase from USD 15.5 billion in half-year 2016 and far surpassing the USD 8.2 billion reported just two years ago in HY 2015.

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