hexagon background motif image
hexagon background motif image

Bots

4 min read

Rewriting Taylor’s Lyrics, “[Ticket Bots Are] Why We Can’t Have Nice Things”

When there are only 2.4 million winners—a.k.a., Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour ticket buyers—who actually got tickets after a grueling buying process, there's still nearly 10 million more fans not getting to see a show. The ticket buying process was a bit...

Read More

5 min read

How to Protect Yourself on Programmatic Mobile Ad Platforms

Programmatic mobile ad platforms are an incredibly pervasive tool for modern marketers. They allow companies to cost-effectively target specific groups of customers at scale. With programmatic ads, marketers can limit their audience to the most...

Read More

4 min read

With Bots Taking Over LinkedIn, Can You Trust the Most Trusted Social Network?

Bots and social media seem to go hand-in-hand, and no one made this more public than Elon Musk when he declared war on bots as part of his plans for Twitter, then cited the excess of spam accounts as his primary reason for trying to get out of the...

Read More

4 min read

Learn about TCPA Compliance, Consent, and Ad Fraud at Leadscon!

Next week, from Tuesday, October 25 to Wednesday, October 26, Anura is participating in Leadscon’s Consent Summit. As a sponsor to the event, we hope to help attendees not only make connections within the lead generation community, but to learn...

Read More

4 min read

Here’s What You Missed about Ad Fraud at PACE ACX in Nashville!

PACE ACX 2022 is over, but it’s never too late to learn more about consumer consent, how to deal with ad fraud, and other important consumer engagement topics for contact/call centers. At the event, the Anura team was the top sponsor and we shared a...

Read More

5 min read

How Can Social Media Bots Influence Public Opinion?

The “court of public opinion” isn’t just a popular colloquialism for how people perceive a given topic—it’s an existential threat to celebrities, businesses, and any individual who finds themselves thrust into the limelight for any reason. Part of...

Read More

5 min read

How to Spot a Poll Bot and Stop Poll Bot Fraud

For any organization that wants to collect accurate data that reflects the real priorities and attitudes of their target audience, polls can be an indispensable tool. A well-conducted poll can give insight into public sentiment on nearly any given...

Read More

7 min read

What Is Survey Bot Fraud and How Does It Affect Businesses?

Every day, businesses, political organizations, educational institutions, and news outlets put out surveys to collect various kinds of data. The uses for this survey data vary depending on the entity behind it, but every organization wants data that...

Read More

5 min read

Where Does IVT Come From?

Online marketing is a critical part of business operations. Maintaining a strong online presence helps companies get their products and services in front of new customers—or keep their brand “top of mind” for existing customers.

Read More

9 min read

Bot Detection 101: What Every Marketer Should Know

For any organization running any kind of online advertising campaign, invalid traffic (IVT) from bots is an enormous issue. To put a dent in the ad fraud caused by bots, bot detection is vital. After all, how can you put a stop to bots if you can’t...

Read More