Tag Archives: Search Marketing

Early performance results from Google’s update to close variants

What impact has Google's latest update to close variants had on paid search performance? Columnist Andy Taylor reviews the data. The post Early performance results from Google’s update to close variants appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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How SEO can create budget efficiencies in paid search campaigns

Columnist Thomas Stern provides data showing that when used together, SEO and PPC can better achieve desired marketing outcomes such as more qualified traffic and budgetary efficiency. The post How SEO can create budget efficiencies in paid search campaigns appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Advanced testing: What 4,000 A/B tests can teach you

Contributor Jason Puckett summarizes a presentation from SMX Advanced 2017 on lessons learned from 11 years of conversion optimization. In it, speaker Ayat Shukairy explains what's critical for the success of any A/B testing program. The post Advanced testing: What 4,000 A/B tests can teach you...

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SEO: The missing piece in brand protection

Columnist Bobby Lyons outlines the ways in which search engine optimization (SEO) is critical in building and defending your brand's reputation online. The post SEO: The missing piece in brand protection appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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PPC strategy: Planning beyond the click

Your paid search campaign may be getting a lot of clicks, but are you really making the most of them? Columnist Amanda Evans discusses how to succeed by focusing on the post-click experience. The post PPC strategy: Planning beyond the click appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Why ‘good’ isn’t good enough in Google Shopping

Have you experienced high growth from your Google Shopping ads? You're not the only one. Columnist Andreas Reiffen looks at growth data for product listing ads and explains why even an 89% growth in revenue year over year may not be enough to outpace your competitors. The post Why...

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How to check if you’ve screwed up your AdWords account, v.2

Columnist Daniel Gilbert shares an updated version of an AdWords script that scans your account to identify some of the most common issues, including misspellings and outdated seasonal ads. The post How to check if you’ve screwed up your AdWords account, v.2 appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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The role of traditional public relations in SEO

Modern link building relies on a traditional public relations approach. Columnist Jeremy Knauff and PR expert Cheryl Snapp Conner share insight on how to achieve success in this critical area. The post The role of traditional public relations in SEO appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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4 reasons your PPC programs can fail

Are you your own greatest obstacle to paid search success? Columnist Pauline Jakober explains four ways you may be inadvertently setting your PPC campaigns up for failure. The post 4 reasons your PPC programs can fail appeared first on Search Engine Land.

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Learn 3 proven methods for winning additional PPC budget from your clients

Looking to grow your PPC accounts? Columnist Jeff Baum explains that doing so means selling clients on the notion that your approach is the best way forward -- and that more budget is required to execute the plan. The post Learn 3 proven methods for winning additional PPC budget from your clients...

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