Ramadan and World Cup spots featured prominently in June's most-watched YouTube ads list.
The move appears to acknowledge that YouTube's brand-safety measures throttled revenue sources for many YouTube creators, who turned to Patreon and TeeSpring for alternate streams.
Two of the top three ads in May's YouTube leaderboard, by Ramayana Department Store and Teman Murni, celebrate Ramadan.
Creative and analytical tools allow advertisers and agencies to test ads before a formal launch.
The European media company hopes to help emerging Asian brands make sense of western markets.
Google says it has nearly perfected the ability to transcribe audio into text, which has potential to impact voice search, retail environments and even creative teams.
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