According to eMarketer’s April 2023 INSIDER report, the trend of digital advertising spending continues to show significant growth, with ad dollars gradually shifting away from traditional formats. This shift is driven by the increasing popularity and effectiveness of digital advertising channels. The following statistics highlight the projected growth in digital ad spending:
Digital ad spending growth:
- In 2019, global digital ad spending amounted to $8.63 billion.
- By 2023, it is expected to reach $17.68 billion, representing a substantial increase in just four years.
- Looking ahead to 2027, the projection indicates that digital ad spending will continue to rise, reaching $28.55 billion.
These numbers indicate a remarkable growth trajectory for digital ad spending, indicating its growing dominance in the advertising industry. Mobile Ad Spending: Consumers will spend the majority of digital media time on mobile devices
Mobile ad spending growth:
- In 2019, global mobile ad spending amounted to $5.76 billion.
- By 2023, it is projected to reach $14.42 billion, reflecting a substantial increase over a four-year period.
- Looking further ahead to 2027, the projection suggests that mobile ad spending will continue its upward trajectory, reaching $25.26 billion.
These statistics emphasize the importance of mobile advertising as an effective channel for reaching and engaging with consumers who spend a significant portion of their digital media time on mobile devices.
Latin America’s Influence: Five countries in Latin America among the top 10 for fastest digital ad spending growth worldwide
Latin America is emerging as a prominent player in the global digital advertising landscape. The eMarketer report indicates that five countries in the region will make the top 10 list for the fastest digital ad spending growth worldwide. While specific countries were not mentioned, this development showcases the region’s increasing importance and potential as a digital advertising market.
In conclusion, the trend of digital ad spending continues to gain momentum, with advertisers shifting their dollars away from traditional formats towards digital channels. The growth in both overall digital ad spending and mobile ad spending reflects the increasing consumer preference for digital media consumption, particularly on mobile devices. Additionally, Latin America’s rise as a prominent player in the digital advertising space further highlights the region’s significance in the global market.