4A’s Advertiser Protection Bureau Publishes Cross-Industry Call to Action on Brand Suitability

APB finds trusted news publishers to be brand-safe and establishes guidelines and standards for brand suitability in news   APRIL 6, 2020 —The 4A’s Advertiser Protection Bureau (APB) today released “Cross-Industry Collaboration to Redefine Brand Suitability in Trusted News Environments: A Call to Action,” a cross-industry position paper calling on all parties to restore a […]

To Fight Fraud in OTT, 4A’s Is Creating a Playbook for Media Buyers

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Emergent threat looms over popular connected TV Published in Adweek, August 7, 2019 The American Association of Advertising Agencies is poised to launch an anti-fraud playbook to help media buyers steer clear of the pitfalls associated with connected TV as its popularity grows. The guidelines are set for publication next quarter with backing from some […]

The 5 Things You Can Do Right Now to Protect Your Brand—and Your Customers

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Originally published in MediaVillage, August 5, 2019 by Louis Jones, 4A’s Burglary, phishing, identity theft: as you confront these everyday criminal activities, your safety may depend on having the full support of your community and associates. The same holds true for brand safety. Piracy, malware, and unsafe adjacencies are persistent perils for advertisers and the agencies […]

4A’s Introduces Brand Safety Playbook

The 4A’s is pleased to introduce the Brand Safety Playbook, designed to help you reduce your agency’s overall risk profile in the digital landscape, so you can focus on executional excellence, building brand equity, and performance. This is an industry-leading effort to create cohesive guidelines for brand safety across fraud, malware, and content adjacencies, giving […]