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Search Intent Holiday Strategies and Tactics

Search Intent Holiday Strategies and Tactics

A key way to drive better performance than your competitors as you vie for consumer attention is by incorporating search intent signals. In our Marin Software Holiday Guide, we detail things you can do to create powerful cross-channel campaigns using search intent audiences—and find new growth during the holidays and beyond. Here’s a preview of […]

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How to Do You in the New AdWords UI

How to Do You in the New AdWords UI

This is a guest post from Laura Stiles, Manager of Digital Advertising at Wheelhouse DMG. Everyone’s opted into the new AdWords UI, and not everyone is excited about it. Remember when Facebook changed its UI in 2010 and people were outraged? Here are two screenshots: one of Facebook when I joined in 2007 and the […]

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All the News from SMX East

All the News from SMX East

SMX East is always packed with great speakers, events, and new ideas, and this year’s conference in NYC was no exception. Marin had an awesome time hosting visitors in booth 426, and got a chance to attend sessions detailing the latest digital marketing trends and big announcements. Search marketers to rule the martech stack Scott […]

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Why You Should Be Advertising on Bing

Why You Should Be Advertising on Bing

With Google’s dominance in the search marketplace firmly held since many of us can remember, it’s not surprising that PPC managers often neglect Bing from their digital advertising programs. And while Google’s influence still remains comfortably unchallenged (Google currently accounts for 81% of desktop searches and 96% of searches on mobile devices), there are compelling […]

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Infographic: 7 Advanced Tactics for Writing the Highest-Performing Expanded Text Ads

Infographic: 7 Advanced Tactics for Writing the Highest-Performing Expanded Text Ads

Since Google launched them as part of its extensive set of updates in July 2016, Expanded Text Ads have provided a new opportunity for advertisers to improve their search marketing performance. Clicteq’s Wesley Parker illustrates seven of the most effective tactics for writing high-performing Expanded Text Ads and dominating your competition.

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Organic Search: A Simple Strategy for You to Climb the SERP

Organic Search: A Simple Strategy for You to Climb the SERP

Many businesses vie for the coveted spots at the top of search results. Or, even better—being able to clinch the tops spots without spending a penny. Of the many different actions that businesses can take to improve organic search results, here are the most essential. Keyword Density Keyword density is a measure of how often […]

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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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Why It’s Vital to Have Strong Ad Copy

Why It’s Vital to Have Strong Ad Copy

This is a guest post from Ashley Aptt, Account Lead at 3Q Digital. Many advertisers underestimate the impact that ad copy can have on paid search performance. But ad copy is an essential element in generating traffic to your site, learning about your target audience, and improving efficiency to save money and drive stronger results. […]

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Top Five Tips for Travel Advertising on the Bing Network

Top Five Tips for Travel Advertising on the Bing Network

This is a guest post from Sarah Essa, Insights Manager at Microsoft Advertising. The digital transformation of the travel industry continues to gain huge momentum—eMarketer forecasts that digital travel researchers and bookers in the UK will reach over 30 and 27 million in 2017.[1] Because of so much forward motion, search engines have become a […]

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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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