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What We’re Reading This Week: Top 5 Industry Articles

What We’re Reading This Week: Top 5 Industry Articles

The Marin Marketing team stays busy not only striving to deliver compelling, educational, and relevant content—we also spend time following the most interesting industry news. In this weekly series, we list the stories that are grabbing our team’s attention. Would You Pay for an Ad-Free Facebook? Despite Facebook’s headline news and recent data privacy speed […]

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Introducing MarinOne, a Unified Digital Advertising Platform

Introducing MarinOne, a Unified Digital Advertising Platform

We’re excited to share some big news today: We’ve launched our next-generation platform, MarinOne, which unites your search, social, and eCommerce advertising. Now, you can maximize the results of your digital ad campaigns with a single view of the customer. By focusing on the customer and not the channel, MarinOne gives you a powerful new […]

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What We’re Reading This Week: Top 5 Industry Articles

What We’re Reading This Week: Top 5 Industry Articles

The Marin Marketing team stays busy not only striving to deliver compelling, educational, and relevant content—we also spend time following the most interesting industry news. In this weekly series, we list the stories that are grabbing our team’s attention. 1. Facebook’s Latest Transparency Move Is Showing You     How Much Objectionable Content It Removes Despite dramatic […]

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What We’re Reading This Week: Top 5 Industry Articles

What We’re Reading This Week: Top 5 Industry Articles

The Marin Marketing team stays busy not only striving to deliver compelling, educational, and relevant content—we also spend time following the most interesting industry news. In this new weekly series, we list the stories that are grabbing our team’s attention. 1. Stories are about to surpass feed sharing. Now what? Josh Constine of TechCrunch looks […]

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How to Create and Optimize Shopping Campaigns at Scale

How to Create and Optimize Shopping Campaigns at Scale

Most digital marketers with retail responsibilities are looking to run Shopping campaigns that consistently outperform their peers. In our Marin Software Retail Guide, we draw on our expertise managing global ad campaigns to unpack what you need to know to succeed with Shopping ads. Shopping Ads Continue to Boom Whether you’re starting out or you’re […]

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The Winds of Change Are Chilling for Some in Ad Tech

The Winds of Change Are Chilling for Some in Ad Tech

Digital marketing has always been a fast-moving industry. Recent changes by the browser players are creating tectonic shifts that every advertiser and vendor should watch closely. For example, Apple announced Intelligent Tracking Prevention in the summer of 2017 and the ripples hit some ad-tech vendors hard, impacting even large vendors like Criteo. Three key changes […]

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Shop ‘til You Click: Creating Shopping Campaigns at Scale

Shop ‘til You Click: Creating Shopping Campaigns at Scale

“With Shopping, you can’t just bump bids up. Great Shopping results begin with feed design and optimization.” — Kevin Wetherby, Google Shopping Commercial Lead According to Marin’s Q4 2017 benchmark report, Shopping ads saw 8% more clicks and 31% more click share from Q3 to Q4 2017. Given the strong adoption of Shopping campaigns by […]

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Shopping Ads, Audiences, CPMs, and More: Our Q4 2017 Digital Benchmark Report

Shopping Ads, Audiences, CPMs, and More: Our Q4 2017 Digital Benchmark Report

In our Q4 2017 benchmark report, we show that advertisers are investing heavily in Google Shopping ads, which increased 31% in click share year over year (YoY). Our data reveals that audience utilization remains low at 24%, despite the clear benefits of combining audiences with keyword targeting. Also, social CPMs increased 44% YoY, indicating that […]

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4 Important Things to Know About AdWords Parallel Tracking

4 Important Things to Know About AdWords Parallel Tracking

Since the inception of AdWords and paid media tracking, Google has quickly sent users to an interim landing page, then quickly redirected to the intended page. All this occurs very quickly and is transparent to many users. We’ll call this a linear redirect tracking pattern. With recent browser support and updates, there is now the […]

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Understanding Conversion Differences Between Google Analytics, Facebook, and AdWords

Understanding Conversion Differences Between Google Analytics, Facebook, and AdWords

This is a guest post from Ashley Aptt, Account Director at 3Q Digital. If you’re an advertiser and you’ve ever wondered why conversion metrics are different in AdWords and Facebook versus Google Analytics, you’re not alone. As a user goes through the purchase process, it’s likely that they’ll interact with the same brand numerous times […]

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