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Acquire High-Quality Leads with Open-Source Assets | Interview with James Avery from Kevel

Pathmonk Presents Podcast

Perhaps some of us find adverts infuriating, as they pop up on our YouTube videos, in our post boxes, and on our televisions.  However, there is a reason they have existed for so long; they work. Advertising influences decisions, strengthens brands, and builds trust. As the digital world continues to expand, there are infamous tools to create your online advertising. Yet, they may not allow for the most control or flexibility in their design. Kevel provides an open tool with ad-serving APIs, perfect for building a unique and customizable ad-platform. James Avery, the founder, is proud to offer open-source technology and resources, to not only his customers but to his potential leads. With such resources available and pre-qualification, Kevel’s sales team is able to prioritize and acquire high-quality leads, as their prospects are well-educated by the information Kevel has made dispensable. As they work to continuously educate and expand the knowledge, James hopes to focus on video content creation, to share and explain their concepts further. This approach to education will surely acquire more high-quality leads for Kevel, as they champion flexibility in a highly competitive digital advertising world.

20mins

22 Mar 2021

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Episode 188 – Designing for Scale with James Avery

The 6 Figure Developer Podcast

James is the Founder and CEO of Kevel, previously known as Adzerk. Kevel is the next generation of publisher ad serving; offering the infrastructure APIs needed to quickly build custom ad platforms for sponsored listings, internal promotions, native ads, and more. It’s built to be faster, easier to use, and more comprehensive than anything on the market today. Links http://jamesavery.io/ https://twitter.com/averyj https://www.linkedin.com/in/averyj/ https://www.kevel.co/ “Tempting Time” by Animals As Leaders used with permissions – All Rights Reserved × Subscribe now! Never miss a post, subscribe to The 6 Figure Developer Podcast! Are you interested in being a guest on The 6 Figure Developer Podcast? Click here to check availability!

33mins

22 Mar 2021

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The Road Home from Wrestling

Its the master of the tag rope himself, James Avery! Follow us on twitter twitter.com/theroadhomefw Merchandise available here: https://teespring.com/stores/the-road-home-from-wrestling Our email address is theroadhomefw@gmail.com

1hr 10mins

8 Mar 2021

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James Avery on Optimizing the Engineering Team Structure - Episode 126

Azure DevOps Podcast

Joining the podcast once again is return guest, James Avery! James is the Founder and CEO of Kevel, previously known as Adzerk. Kevel is the next generation of publisher ad serving; offering the infrastructure APIs needed to quickly build custom ad platforms for sponsored listings, internal promotions, native ads, and more. It's built to be faster, easier to use, and more comprehensive than anything on the market today. James originally started Kevel back in 2010, FTPing files up to an IaaS VM, and now he has a whole team and receives 3 billion requests per day! In this episode, he shares the story of Kevel, his unique take on how to structure a software engineering organization, how to align the dev organization with the architecture, and how to scale a custom index with a large number of ads. Topics of Discussion: [:38] Be sure to visit AzureDevOps.Show for past episodes and show notes. [1:00] About The Azure DevOps Podcast, Clear Measure, and Jeffrey’s offer to speak at virtual user groups. [1:20] Clear Measure is hiring! Be sure to check out the link in the show notes. [1:30] About Jeffrey’s newest podcast, Architect Tips! [1:59] About today’s episode with return guest, James Avery! [2:30] Jeffrey welcomes James back on to the podcast. [2:42] James shares the story of his company, Kevel, and what they do. [5:21] Do they source the ads themselves at Kevel? What does the customer do on their own? [6:33] Micro-blogging (such as Twitter) killed long-form blogging. Does James think long-form blogging may make a comeback? [8:00] Jeffrey and James talk censorship. [10:35] Discussing different analogies for architecture. [13:17] James gives an overview of the technology stack that’s under the covers in Kevel. [14:42] In AWS, how does James reason around regions, disaster recovery, etc? [15:54] James touches on AWS’ past and current reliability. [17:29] How many running processes makes the whole system of Kevel work? [18:40] How many engineers are part of the Kevel team? [19:02] A word from Azure DevOps Podcast’s sponsor: Clear Measure. [19:35] James shares his unique take and philosophy on how to structure a software engineering organization. [26:48] James shares what the approach has been to test at various levels. [29:59] James shares some key lessons they learned from working in a high-scalability environment. [31:39] Kevel has a massive amount of data and has tons of indexing. How much is in memory versus them utilizing storage providers? [35:29] Jeffrey thanks James for joining the podcast. Mentioned in this Episode: Architect Tips — New video podcast! Azure DevOps Clear Measure (Sponsor) .NET DevOps for Azure: A Developer's Guide to DevOps Architecture the Right Way, by Jeffrey Palermo — Available on Amazon! bit.ly/dotnetdevopsebook — Click here to download the .NET DevOps for Azure ebook! Jeffrey Palermo’s Youtube Jeffrey Palermo’s Twitter — Follow to stay informed about future events! The Azure DevOps Podcast’s Twitter: @AzureDevOpsShow James Avery The Azure DevOps Podcast Ep. 51: “James Avery on Scaling to 3 Billion Requests Per Day” The Azure DevOps Podcast Ep. 124: “Charles Flatt on Learning as a Developer” INSPIRED: How to Create Tech Products Customers Love, by Marty Cagan Want to Learn More? Visit AzureDevOps.Show for show notes and additional episodes.

36mins

1 Feb 2021

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Ep.44: Personas que fueron enterradas vivas, Las hadas de Cottingley, El Pirata James Avery.

Noctámbulos

La catalepsia es un trastorno que puede bajar tus signos vitales al mínimo¿Imaginas despertar y descubrir que has sido enterrado vivo? Aquí te contaremos algunos casos de personas que sufrieron este terrible destino. Cambien te contaremos la historia de unas niñas que a principios del siglo XX Hicieron creer a todo un país en la existencia de las hadas y finalmente daremos un recorrido por la vida y las hazañas del pirata mas prolífico y temerario de la historia.See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

2hr 6mins

23 Aug 2020

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331. James Avery - Medal of Honor Recipient

Tales of Honor Podcast

On episode three hundred and thirty-one, the story of James Avery is told. All stories in July and August will be recipients from the American Civil War Be sure to visit our website for more information as the show goes on at: www.talesofhonorpodcast.com. Thanks for listening and be sure to share with friends and family!

3mins

9 Aug 2020

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Episode 022: Recovering in a Downturn with James Avery

The SaaS CX Show

Recovering from economic challenges during a downturn and Adzerk with James Avery 

30mins

15 Apr 2020

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MAR 29 2020 : Pastor James Avery : Many Seeds

Bethel Lutheran Church (Sherwood Park) Sermons and Study

This week's Sermon from Pastor James : Many Seeds and SPECIAL EDITION PHONE interview with Pastor Matt.

42mins

29 Mar 2020

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James Avery of Adzerk - The future of advertising

The Hot Mic @ Arch DevOps

Holy moly I had no idea that advertising, 3rd party cookies and a bunch of other things are going to drastically change over the next couple years. Originally I had some questions for James Avery, Founder of Adzerk, but that got thrown out the window in like the first couple minutes. If you're curious what the future of advertising looks like, and what it means for you, you gotta listen to this episode.  Check out Adzerk at adzerk.com--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/appSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/archdevops/support

24mins

3 Mar 2020

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A Better Way to Do Online Advertising, with James Avery, the CEO of Adzerk

Marketing Trends

When you think of online advertisements, what comes to mind? Pop up ads? Pre-roll ads that run before your Youtube videos? Maybe a huge banner ad that runs across your favorite website? These are the typical, easy, go-to ads many companies are leaning toward. But according to James Avery, the CEO of Adzerk, there’s a better way — one that will lead to more return on investment and will be important in a third-party-cookieless world. He explains it all on this episode of Marketing Trends.  3 Takeaways: Marketing to developers and engineers is all about authenticity APIs and first-party advertising provide the opportunity to generate more ROI than traditional banner-ad marketing The removal of third-party cookies will create a higher premium on first-party publisher data --- Marketing Trends podcast is brought to you by Salesforce. Discover marketing built on the world’s number one CRM: Salesforce. Put your customer at the center of every interaction. Automate engagement with each customer. And build your marketing strategy around the entire customer journey. Salesforce. We bring marketing and engagement together. Learn more at salesforce.com/marketing.  To learn more or subscribe to our weekly newsletter, visit MarketingTrends.com.

38mins

28 Feb 2020

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