Tag Archives: Search Marketing: General

What your paid search KPI says about you

Every advertiser measures success based on key performance indicators (KPIs) that they deem relevant. Columnist Andy Taylor asks, What do your chosen KPIs say about your priorities? The post What your paid search KPI says about you appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Evaluating PPC talent, part 1: Where to begin

How can you hire a paid search (or social) specialist that fits your business's needs if you don't know much about the channel yourself? Columnist Brett Middleton shares some practical tips for those looking to hire strong PPC talent. The post Evaluating PPC talent, part 1: Where to begin appeared...

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Here’s a script that copies audiences to all your campaigns

Columnist Daniel Gilbert of Brainlabs shares a nifty shortcut for replicating audiences across campaigns. The post Here’s a script that copies audiences to all your campaigns appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Patent 2 of 2: How Google learns to guide purchasing decisions

In a follow-up to his last article, columnist Dave Davies explores a Google patent on guided purchasing, which describes how smartphone behaviors and user data could be used to predict and direct purchase behavior. The post Patent 2 of 2: How Google learns to guide purchasing decisions appeared...

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Listen to your mother: Win Mother’s Day with humor and timing

Advertisers, have you put together your Mother's Day strategy yet? Columnist Purna Virji from Bing has some tips for capturing searchers looking to celebrate their moms. The post Listen to your mother: Win Mother’s Day with humor and timing appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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What B2B marketing can teach you about PPC in higher education

Though universities are targeting individual consumers rather than businesses, columnist Pauline Jakober shows paid search efforts for these institutions often more closely resemble B2B than B2C. The post What B2B marketing can teach you about PPC in higher education appeared first on Search...

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Making the case for mobile site optimizations: Who doesn’t want an extra $13K?

These days, the question isn't whether we should invest in mobile but to what extent. Columnist Carrie Albright explains how marketers can make the case for greater investment in mobile optimization. The post Making the case for mobile site optimizations: Who doesn’t want an extra $13K?...

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Here’s a script to stop ads from showing next to offensive videos

Wondering how to avoid embarrassing or controversial video ad placements on YouTube? Frederick Vallaeys shares a script for that. The post Here’s a script to stop ads from showing next to offensive videos appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Patent 1 of 2: How Google learns to influence and control users

Columnist Dave Davies does a deep dive into a recently granted Google patent that describes how your data and context could be used to influence your future actions. The post Patent 1 of 2: How Google learns to influence and control users appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Strategies for capturing ‘made in the USA’ searches

Does your company or client sell American-made products? Columnist Dianna Huff kicks off her three-part series with recommendations for marketers on how to best showcase this quality in organic and paid search results. The post Strategies for capturing ‘made in the USA’ searches...

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