TV and Connected TV Ad Spending Forecasts H2 2023

Digital Growth Makes Up for Erosion on the Traditional Side

The gap between traditional and digital TV advertising is closing. As linear TV ad spending continues to dwindle, connected TV (CTV) is more than filling the void. The net result is healthy growth when we look at the combined TV and CTV market.

Key Question: How are TV and CTV ad spending performing, and what do those trends mean for ad buyers and sellers?

Key Stat: Combined spending on TV and CTV will grow by over $12 billion between 2023 and 2027. All the growth will come from the digital side as linear TV continues to spiral.

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Table of Contents

  1. Executive Summary
  2. Despite a reduction in ad inventory, the market for TV and CTV ad spending will grow by billions
  1. Spending forecasts highlight the diverging fortunes of linear and CTV
  2. What does this mean for marketers, media companies, and distributors?
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First Published on Dec 6, 2023


Paul Verna


Ross Benes
Senior Analyst
Vivian Dong
Associate Forecasting Analyst
Evelyn Mitchell-Wolf
Senior Analyst, Digital Advertising & Media

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