If you want to run an cost effective, targeted, AdWords campaign you need to be fully utilizing the targeting options that Google gives you. One of the simplest ways to keep your campaign focused on where you want it is location targeting.
AMP is a project that is intended to streamline web pages for mobile use. In practice, it means that web pages will load faster on phones and devices. Is Google taking over… yet again?
If you want to improve your organic SEO you need to have a plan to improve your ranking. Building a Keyword Map is a great way to do that. A keyword map is a document that helps you see the keywords you want to rank for next to your website. So you can see which keywords need more content and which content is not mentioning any keywords.
Online advertising is constantly evolving in an attempt to keep up with the rest of the internet. In the last few years there has been a big push to create high quality content that looks natural whatever device it is viewed on. So Google’s latest innovation, Responsive Display Ads, is a way to make sure AdWords ads look good, wherever they’re displayed.
Running an online marketing agency is great, but it does have its complexities. As with any business based on a client/ agency relationship there can always be communication issues. With many businesses not understanding how SEO, PPC and other aspects of digital marketing work, there can be an added level of difficulty.
When you’re running AdWords campaigns it’s easy to get caught up in clicks and click through rate, forgetting that getting good statistics on your AdWords dashboard isn’t the end goal. The reason you’re running PPC ads is to find more customers and to do so these clicks need to be turning into conversions.
Google’s recent decision to shift from desktop-only indexing to determine organic SERP placement to a split index that evaluates both the desktop and the mobile version of websites is the end of an era — a big opportunity for organizations who are on top of their SEO. Not only that, but Google will actually prioritize mobile search over desktop, meaning pages that were built several years ago when mobile browsing was in its early stages may be incorrectly indexed for the future. Mobile responsive themes are considered to be a minimum requirement for the future. However, there are plenty of nuances you need to keep in mind or you’ll risk losing valuable search results placements on Google.
Creating video content to promote your business was probably on your 2017 To Do list, if it wasn’t on your 2016 one. Maybe you’ve created a few, but not got many views. This isn’t what you expected though is it?
For marketers, understanding the differences in generations is a key to communicating on a real level with your audience. You need to know where to find them, what they’re interested in, how to speak their language, and how to measure your brand’s effectiveness in reaching them. There’s plenty of material out there about reaching the Baby Boomers, Generation X, and even Millennials. There is far less concrete knowledge about the newest demographic commanding attention in the marketplace.
If you use Google’s Pay Per Click platform AdWords and you’re not already familiar with their offline AdWords Editor, you should be! This hand tool makes editing your AdWords account a much simpler affair and also enables you to take the work offline, so if you’re on the move or not able to get online, you can still work on improving your account.