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Are your paid search campaigns learning from SEO?

Are your paid search campaigns learning from SEO?

Say what? Yes, you read that correctly. Since the start of digital advertising, there has been a thin line between organic and paid search data. There have been many tests and studies conducted on how organic data can influence paid search data and vice versa. With MarinOne, you can add a bit of control to […]

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10 Things To Know About The Google Ads API Upgrade

10 Things To Know About The Google Ads API Upgrade

Google recently announced that the current Google AdWords API will sunset on April 27, 2022. Anyone using this API will need to migrate to the Google Ads API by that date. While the new API has a lot of benefits, this upgrade requires a major overhaul for advertisers, brands and agencies using the current API. […]

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Google Defaults Responsive Search Ads

Google Defaults Responsive Search Ads

Today, Google announced that going forward, Responsive Search Ads (RSA) would be the default option for newly created ads in Google ads and Google ads editor. Here’s a breakdown of what we know about the change and what you can do to your account to make sure you’re ready. We don’t see this as a […]

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Google Is Moving on From Broad Match Modifier

Google Is Moving on From Broad Match Modifier

Over the last few years, Google has been tinkering with match types. In July 2019, Google announced that Phrase match and Broad Match Modified would start matching queries with the same meaning (rather than words) as your keywords. Then in February 2020, Exact Match and Phrase Match were expanded to cover plurals, misspellings, and abbreviations.  […]

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Your Marketing To Do List for Prime Day

Your Marketing To Do List for Prime Day

This is our final blog post on Prime Day ahead of the day itself, and here we’ll focus on the practicalities of getting the most out of the Prime Day opportunity. Learn From the Past Have you been advertising on Amazon for more than a year? Then review what worked for you before and incorporate […]

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Marin Connects the Big Four Publishers

Marin Connects the Big Four Publishers

Who Are the Big Four? The digital marketing landscape has become more and more consolidated into “The Big Four” publishers — Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google. These entities have a vested interest in keeping each other at arm’s length and they will continue to silo their data from each other. This means if you are […]

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When Smart Bidding Is Not the Smart Choice

When Smart Bidding Is Not the Smart Choice

Consumer behavior has been forced to immediately change as a result of COVID-19, and change on a massive scale. The transformation in consumer consumption is fluid, and we can expect it to continuously evolve over the coming weeks and months. For us marketing professionals, it poses the opportunity to shift and re-align to meet the […]

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Marin’s Dimensions vs. Google’s Labels

Marin’s Dimensions vs. Google’s Labels

Most search marketers are familiar with Google’s “Labels.” They’re a great visual reminder for keeping track of all sorts of things, such as your account’s keywords, ads, ad groups, and campaigns, so that you can quickly and easily filter and report on the data that is most important to you. Account organization is an extremely […]

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NEW: Google Debuts Organic Shopping Listings

NEW: Google Debuts Organic Shopping Listings

Last week, Google announced on its blog that moving forward “search results on the Google Shopping tab will consist primarily of free listings, helping merchants better connect with consumers, regardless of whether they advertise on Google.” This change is a major shift for Google as the company looks to expand its marketplace play as an […]

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Adapting to the Stay at Home Economy

Adapting to the Stay at Home Economy

We are in uncharted waters. The changes from Covid-19 are already widespread and they will be long-lasting. Like many other companies, we at Marin have been dealing with working from home, canceled travel plans and figuring out distance learning. I just got off a conference call with 30 kindergarteners and I have to admit it […]

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