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Hot Trends, Oldies But Goodies: Top 6 Blog Posts in the First Half of 2017

Hot Trends, Oldies But Goodies: Top 6 Blog Posts in the First Half of 2017

The year is halfway over but digital advertising remains fast and furious. From what we’ve seen in our blog traffic, it’s clear that marketers want to keep on top of the latest trends and channel announcements, and are also continually looking for ways to enhance their digital ad strategies. To honor these past six months, […]

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Facebook + Google: Bridging the Search and Social Divide

Facebook + Google: Bridging the Search and Social Divide

People can’t click ads they don’t see. Audience targeting is the best way to reach the right people with relevant ads and grow revenue. And, when it’s done in an integrated way across channels, audience targeting will jump-start to your advertising efforts. Google and Facebook have particular strengths that help advertisers. Google captures data on […]

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3 Reasons to Manage Your Product Feed with Your Shopping Campaigns

3 Reasons to Manage Your Product Feed with Your Shopping Campaigns

Search advertisers are having an increasingly common conversation around the importance of product feed optimizations in the context of overall Shopping performance. Truly, you can’t maximize results of your campaigns by only managing campaign-side efforts or only tweaking the product feed. To get the most out of your Shopping endeavors, it’s important to know what’s […]

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7 Advanced Google Shopping Strategies

7 Advanced Google Shopping Strategies

With Google Shopping now dominating search ads, retail advertisers who stay ahead of the game stand to gain the most clicks and conversions. Clicteq’s Wesley Parker provides expert tips for search marketers to stand out and expand your reach.

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Things You Can Do Today to Align with Google Next

Things You Can Do Today to Align with Google Next

This year’s Google Marketing Next in San Francisco highlighted some exciting innovations coming out of Mountain View. Google’s advances with machine learning are paving the way for the next phases of search marketing. We took a look at several key messages from the Innovations Keynote, and identified things you can immediately do to enhance your […]

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SKAGs in the Time of Google Exact Match Close Variants

SKAGs in the Time of Google Exact Match Close Variants

On March 17th, Google announced its intention to expand close keyword variation matching for exact match keywords to include additional rewording and reordering. In other words, exact match keywords would be eligible to match to more search queries. Google argues that this update will assist advertisers in finding the right keywords to bid on, saving […]

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Heroes and Villains: Digital Advertising in 2017

Heroes and Villains: Digital Advertising in 2017

For digital advertisers, 2016 was a fabulous year. Global Internet usage on mobile surpassed desktop, plus significant strides were made in mobile-connected technologies. Still, marketers continue to identify winners—and losers—that can affect performance and act as barriers or opportunities for growth. In our State of Digital Advertising 2017 report, conducted in December 2016, we surveyed […]

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Cheat Sheet: Facebook and Google Ad Types Mapped to the Customer Journey

Cheat Sheet: Facebook and Google Ad Types Mapped to the Customer Journey

At Marin, we know that the most powerful marketing programs are ones that combine the best of search and social advertising. Marketers who unify their programs gain the opportunity to deliver incremental ROI. To actually accomplish this, however, digital marketing teams need to think less about the channel and more about locating where people are […]

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Your Google Analytics Data Will Never Match Your Facebook Data

Your Google Analytics Data Will Never Match Your Facebook Data

Tracking the performance of your social campaigns is one of the most important factors for success. The fact is that your Google Analytics data and your Facebook data will never match. Why is this? The only way to accurately measure your Facebook data is through Facebook reporting itself. 1. Cross Device Conversions In this day […]

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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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