The Company that Killed the Cookie

via GIPHY By Aaron Peabody In this post we’ll elaborate on targeting via internet cookies versus 1-to-1 IP targeting--the El Toro way, and why one is immeasurably more sound and accurate than the other. A Brief History on Cookies When we say “cookie” we’re not referencing the dough creations one bakes in their oven. We are referring to the bite-sized pieces of data passed from a web server to a web browser when you visit...

Paying for “Viewability” is a Scam

By Estefan Albeiro In online advertising, there is a supposed metric called “viewability.” Of course, businesses who advertise want 100% viewability. The higher the viewability rate, the higher the CPM. Viewability should measure how effective ads campaigns are, right? Wrong. El Toro is out to prove that “viewability” is nothing more than a way to trick marketing directors into rationalizing wasted dollars. Viewability should NEVER impact CPM, because it is not an accurate metric. If...

Click Through Rates—Are You Getting All You Can?

Nothing says they like you like a click. Learn more.  Buy today. Vote for us. Tell us now. A click is instant gratification and attribution that your online efforts are working. Isn’t it? My answer to that would be yes, and in some cases, no. Like most things in life, your click through rate (CTR) is only as good as the planning and product that you put into it—and the end results, your sales conversions,...