MTV reality competition The Challenge: Double Agents nabs the Promo Mojo lead in the week ending Dec. 13 with nearly 262 million TV ad impressions. The ViacomCBS-owned cable network also grabs third for Deliciousness.
Last week’s chart-topper, Freeform’s promo for its continuing 25 Days of Christmas movie marathon, slips to second, while HGTV gives some love to Celebrity IOU in fourth. Closing out the chart: Fox, the sole traditional broadcaster in the mix, hypes college football.
HGTV has the ranker’s highest iSpot Attention Index (116) this week, meaning viewers were on average highly likely to watch it all the way through (vs. interrupting it by changing the channel, pulling up the guide, fast-forwarding or turning off the TV).
Brief by Promax has partnered with Broadcasting & Cable and always-on TV ad measurement and attribution company iSpot.tv on weekly chart Promo Mojo, offering data revealing the week’s top-five TV promos ranked by TV ad impressions. This is the programming networks have been promoting most heavily to drive tune-in. This week’s data covers the seven-day period through Dec. 13.
1) The Challenge: Double Agents, MTV
Interruption Rate: 3.44%
Attention Index: 99 (1% more interruptions than avg.)
Imp. Types: National 85%, Local 14%, VOD/OTT 1%
In-network Value: $1,654,790
Out-of-network Est. Spend: $364,346
2) 25 Days of Christmas, Freeform
Interruption Rate: 2.02%
Attention Index: 112 (12% fewer interruptions than avg.)
Imp. Types: National 95%, Local 3%, VOD/OTT 2%
In-network Value: $2,483,902
Out-of-network Est. Spend: $4,821
3) Deliciousness, MTV
Interruption Rate: 2.85%
Attention Index: 114 (14% fewer interruptions than avg.)
Imp. Types: National 88%, Local 11%, VOD/OTT 1%
In-network Value: $1,278,522
Out-of-network Est. Spend: $83,722
4) Celebrity IOU, HGTV
Interruption Rate: 1.32%
Attention Index: 116 (16% fewer interruptions than avg.)
Imp. Types: National 91%, Local 8%, VOD/OTT 1%
In-network Value: $873,515
Out-of-network Est. Spend: $137,032
5) College Football, Fox
Interruption Rate: 1.66%
Attention Index: 75 (25% more interruptions than avg.)
Imp. Types: National 98%, Local 1%, VOD/OTT 1%
In-network Value: $4,808,375
Out-of-network Est. Spend: $137,032
Data provided by iSpot.tv, The New Standard for TV Ad Measurement
Impressions - The total impressions within all US households including National Linear (Live & Time-shifted), VOD+OTT, and Local.
Interruption Rate - The rate at which the audience present at the beginning of your ad disengages with it before it ends.
Attention Index - Represents the Attention of a specific creative or program placement vs the average. The average is represented by a score of 100, and the total index range is from 0 through 200. For example, an attention index of 125 means that there are 25% fewer interrupted ad plays compared to the average.
Imp. Types - Impression types tracked include National (Live + Time-shifted), Local, VOD & OTT. See below for further details.
In-network Value - Estimated media value of in-network promos.
Out-of-network Spend - The estimated amount spent on TV airing time for this promo’s spots during a given date range.
National: Live - A national promo which was viewed during live linear television broadcast or same day, via DVR or on-demand.
Local - A promo that was aired during a local ad break slot.
VOD - This includes promos that run in on-demand content past three days (i.e. do not contain the linear promo load)
OTT - On-demand streaming content (i.e. Hulu, Roku, Fire TV Stick, Chromecast).