A Jargon Busting Guide to B2B Programmatic Advertising

Inbox Insight

Cost Per Action (CPA) – CPA can be referenced in a few different ways. Generally it should be classified as the cost of user completing a desired action which can be summarised for digital as one of these actions (click, view, download, sign up, purchase) and is worked out using this simple sum (Action/cost) = CPA. Cost Per Click (CPC) – average cost of user click-through (when user clicks ad).

Online advertising glossary

Choozle

Cost-per-acquisition(CPA): Uses algorithms to optimize for cost per action/acquisition. Cost-per-click (CPC): Cost-per-click means advertisers pay each time a user clicks on the ad. Cost-per-impression (CPI): Cost per impression (CPI) refers to the cost of internet marketing or email advertising campaigns where advertisers pay each time an ad is displayed.