Matt Kapko

Matt Kapko

Matt Kapko has been writing about mobile since 2006, before it became cool. Based in Long Beach, CA, he has covered mobile entertainment, digital media, marketing, and advertising for several business media outlets. A former editor and reporter for RCR Wireless News, paidContent, and iMedia Connection, Matt is a regular freelance reporter for ClickZ. You can follow Matt on Twitter at @MattKapko or drop him a line at

Articles by Matt Kapko

Google Brings TrueView Video Ads to Online Games


Google is bringing skippable video ads to online games. Calling TrueView ads among its most successful, Google is now supporting the in-stream ads for game publishers on the DoubleClick Ad Exchange, AdSense for games, and select publishers on AdMob.

Facebook's Mobile Surge: Ad Revenues Double


How important is mobile to Facebook? Consider this: mobile ads represented about 41 percent of the company's advertising revenue and mobile usage accounted for 71 percent of monthly active users (MAUs) during its latest quarter.

Yahoo Debuts New Ad Format in News Stream

Yahoo Stream Ads

Yahoo's front-page news stream now displays personalized ads alongside news articles and other features. Stream Ads will have a similar look and feel to the news articles that will share space with the ads on Yahoo's home page.

LinkedIn Launches Video Ads


Video ads are coming to LinkedIn. The professional-focused social networking site announced that its LinkedIn Ads platform is now capable of delivering 300x250 video ad units for advertisers. Ads can be bought as pay per view and pay per click.