Exam AD0-E458

Certification journey for Adobe Audience Manager Business Practitioner Professional

Learn how to become certified as an Audience Manager Business Practitioner Professional.

Minimum experience

You should have a basic understanding of data flows, business objectives and KPIs, with some experience around data analytics and strategies

Intended audience:

  • Digital Marketing Specialist
  • Marketing Technology Consultant
  • Audience Strategist
  • Behavioral Consultant
  • Digital Marketing Analyst
  • Marketing Data Analyst
  • Data Platforms Manager

Exam details:

  • Level: Professional (0-12 months’ experience)
  • Passing Score: 31/50
  • Time: 100 mins
  • Delivery: Online proctored (requires camera access)
  • Available languages: English
  • Cost: $125 (global) / $95 (India)
  • Exam ID: AD0-E458

Exam objectives and scope

Section 1: Segment Creation and Syndication (32%)

  • Identify ways to utilize first-, second-, and third-party data for targeting and analytical purposes
  • Describe the basic process for the activation of business or campaign goals
  • Differentiate the methods for segment activation
  • Identify the different types of destinations
  • Identify the different types of sources

Section 2: Trait Creation (16%)

  • Given a scenario, identify signals, traits, segments, and audiences
  • Identify the uses of different types of traits

Section 3: Reporting and Measurements (16%)

  • Given a scenario, generate reports to measure activation or campaign goals
  • Given a scenario, compare audiences on the basis of match rates

Section 4: Troubleshooting (10%)

  • Given a scenario, troubleshoot inbound data from different sources and source types
  • Validate format for inbound data files

Section 5: Taxonomy (12%)

  • Determine the appropriate structure to create traits and segments that utilize a clear and consistent nomenclature
  • Determine the correct technique to maintain an organized platform using a clear folder structure

Section 6: Profile Merge, ID Sync, and Audience Marketplace

  • Organize user traits into a single unified profile to create household- or device-based audiences

  • Identify activation using Audience Marketplace

You are not required to complete training before taking the exam, and training alone will not provide you with the knowledge and skills required to pass the exam. A combination of training and successful, on-the-job experience are critical to providing you with the repository needed to pass the exam.

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Sample questions

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Section 1: Segment creation and syndication

Section 2: Trait creation

Section 3: Reporting and measurements

Section 4: Troubleshooting

Section 5: Taxonomy

Section 6: Profile merge, ID sync, and Audience marketplace


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