Every weekday we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention and conversion analytics from more than eight million smart TVs. The ads here ran on national TV for the first time yesterday.
A few highlights: Bud Light reveals what medieval punishment results when one man asks for mead instead of its brew. Captain Morgan allows Adam Devine to join in the party as he strikes a captain's pose—with a barrel, just like the brand's label. And Nissan puts the spotlight on two new faces in its latest Heisman House spot: a mascot named Pineapple Pirate and Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield, who's shown eating cheese off a cheese puff.
Premiered on: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, USA Network
Verizon data for the last 30 days
Impressions: 3,444,815,494 (22% of industry)
Est. TV Spend: $81,513,826 (31% of industry)
Attention Score: 88.71
Attention Index: 109 (9% fewer interruptions than avg.)
Data provided by iSpot.tv, Attention and Conversion Analytics for TV Ads
TV Impressions - Total TV ad impressions delivered for the brand or spot.
Est. TV Spend - Amount spent on TV airings for the brand‚Äôs spots.
Attention Score - Measures the propensity of consumers to interrupt an ad play on TV. The higher the score, the more complete views. Actions that interrupt an ad play include changing the channel, pulling up the guide, fast-forwarding or turning off the TV.
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.