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3 Gift-Worthy Search Advertising Tips for <br>Mother’s Day

3 Gift-Worthy Search Advertising Tips for
Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. As children, husbands, significant others, friends, and even extended family search for the perfect gift to shower the moms in their lives, this celebratory holiday presents an opportunity for advertisers to generate incremental sales via paid search. While some shoppers already know what to get mom for Mother’s […]

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Google Exact Match ‘Close Variants’: a Big Win for Search Marketing

Google Exact Match ‘Close Variants’: a Big Win for Search Marketing

Search marketing is not unlike fishing. If keywords are the bait, then match types are the technique. Google, then, is the world’s largest ocean. Millions of marketers trust it to provide lots of customers, at cost low enough to turn a profit. So, any change to this ecosystem is heavily scrutinized, and sometimes criticized, when […]

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Your Content Knows Best: the Case for Dynamic Search Ads

Your Content Knows Best: the Case for Dynamic Search Ads

This is a guest post from Jacob Ehrnstein, Search Account Manager at 3Q Digital. One of the search marketer’s best weapons is a Dynamic Search campaign. As you may or may not know, Dynamic Search campaigns rely not on keywords for targeting, but instead use your site’s content to create and target your ads based […]

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Advanced PPC with Transparent Automated Bidding

Advanced PPC with Transparent Automated Bidding

In PPC, there are two main approaches when it comes to bidding workflow—manual and automated. Over the years, there’s been debate among search marketers on the pros and cons of each approach. Search marketers have differing opinions on which yields the best outcomes. The Great Manual Versus Automated Debate One of the main arguments in […]

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Far Away, So Close: Current Insights into Travel Search Advertising

Far Away, So Close: Current Insights into Travel Search Advertising

With school out and warm weather in, we traditionally think of the summer months as the best time to take a vacation. However, is it actually prime time for search advertisers to ramp up their ad campaigns? To answer this question and others, we took a look at travel advertisers on Google and Bing. We […]

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Bidding Optimization with Marin and Google Analytics

Bidding Optimization with Marin and Google Analytics

This is a guest post from Dionte Pounds, Account Manager at 3Q Digital. One of the reasons advertisers choose the Marin platform is for the flexibility it provides. It grants advertisers the ability to track conversions through the standard publishers (Google, Bing, Gemini), via Marin’s own platform tracking, or by importing conversion goals from Google […]

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4 Stress-Free Tips for Manual Keyword Bidding

4 Stress-Free Tips for Manual Keyword Bidding

This is a guest post from Dionte Pounds, Account Manager at 3Q Digital. Digital marketers love automation. No secret there. With as many different target markets and key metrics as we have to monitor, any rules or reports that we can automate to save a few minutes here and there add up over time and […]

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Top 6 Items to Check Off Your Back To School List

Top 6 Items to Check Off Your Back To School List

What’s the saying? There is no rest for the weary? Just when it feels like summer’s just begun, it’s already time to switch up your marketing campaigns for back-to-school shoppers. According to Google Trends, interest in “Back to school” is on the rise since early June. But summer isn’t over yet, which makes this the […]

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Get Your Creative Ready for Google’s Expanded Text Ads

Get Your Creative Ready for Google’s Expanded Text Ads

This is a guest post from Sarah Burns, Content Manager at Boost Media. By now, you’ve heard about Google’s Expanded Text Ads. This is big news for search engine marketers. Initial Google reports cite click-through rate increases of up to 20% for some advertisers. With more than nine billion ads impacted by Google’s change, a […]

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Google’s Expanded Text Ads – Things to Know and What to Do Now

Google’s Expanded Text Ads – Things to Know and What to Do Now

Google has made a historic change to its creative format with the introduction of a mobile optimized format called “Expanded Text Ads” (ETA). In this post, we provide information to help you understand what’s changing, why it’s a positive thing, and how to automatically make your existing ads ETA-compatible. (Pro tip: Skip to the end […]

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