Google Chrome is getting a major update next month, so we spoke with our Vice President of Engineering, James Jackson to break down the release and appropriate next steps for publishers. The update will roll out to all users on February 4th, 2020. What is the Chrome 80 release? It’s a new version of the [...]
As Freestar continues to grow in size and strength, we’ve decided to start a monthly blog series highlighting a different member of the Freestar dream team. This month, we would like to introduce an all-star member of our Publisher Operations team, Carrie Landers! Nickname? Lightning Landers! Official Title? Sr. Publisher Operations Manager What Office do [...]
Malware Has Long Been a Plague For Publishers. As Malvertising Gets More Sophisticated, How Can We Win?
As a publisher, the plague of malware in all its various forms, including bots, bugs, ransomware and worms, has always been a concern. However, one that’s particularly worrisome due to its direct link to revenue, is malvertising. Site owners are searching for an innovative solution that keeps both revenue and safety in mind. As the [...]
As Freestar continues to grow in size and strength, we've decided to start a monthly blog series highlighting a different member of the Freestar dream team. This month, we would like to introduce one of our newest additions to the family, Christina Fiasconaro. Do you have a nickname, or a name you HATE being called? [...]
Too often consumers are disrupted by slow browsing, inconvenient pop-ups, and frustrating distractions that restricts the user from enjoying the content they came to see. The Solution Last year, Google joined the Coalition for Better Ads, a group dedicated to creating global standards for online advertising that address consumer expectations and improve user experience. The [...]