This year Google has some new and somewhat shocking changes to their new partner badge requirements. Some changes are pretty much expected, like the increase managed spend from $10000 to $20000 which isn't too significant for agencies and consultants who are used to this threshold. The main concern regarding the new updates to this year's … Continue reading 2020 Google Ads Partner Badge Requirements
It is pretty obvious for anyone who has worked in the automotive industry that the guidelines for media planning and marketing in Google Ads, and Facebook etc are pretty messy and not well planned. It is common to see the OEMs, Tier 2 partners, and Tier 3 dealerships all in the same Google Ads auction. … Continue reading Auction Insights Reveal The Truth In Automotive
Clutch.co is a review platform for agencies and businesses who are seeking to do B2B. Since my agency relies heavily on B2B I thought I would share some light on why getting reviews on this platform is so important. I started my business in November 2019 and in just a couple months managed to get … Continue reading Clutch Reviews Drive Quality PPC Leads
Solving for quality score can be a widely misunderstood area for paid search specialists. Why is quality score important? Quality score is a key metric Google's auction will use to determine your position in the search results. This widely mis-understood metric is considered the "secret sauce" for the Google's Ad platform. Google Ads provides four … Continue reading Solving For Quality Score
Why You Should Care Search query mining is the leading production task for digital marketing analysts to help drive better quality traffic to a website. What is search query mining? Search query mining is a production task where you select keywords in google ads and analyze the queries those keywords show up in auction. Why … Continue reading Search Query Mining Benefits
In 2019 the new addition of a store visit as a conversion metric for retail locations has began to take over. What is a store visit? A store visit is a conversion metric when a user clicks on an ad and visits your retail location. Google has begun to aggressively capitalize on providing better attribution … Continue reading The Store Visit Revolution
It is pretty clear that the age of digital advertising is among us. The growth of the smart speaker will have a lasting impact on how we receive information and purchase products. The evolution of search engine marketing. Today, most of us go to Google to ask questions, search for products, and diagnose problems in … Continue reading Google Ads on a Smart Speaker
Google ads editor is a bulk editing tool provided by Google to be able to make updating and implementing Google Ads campaigns much easier than leveraging the interface within your browser. Once you have the ability to learn the tool, improving and editing your paid search campaigns will be a breeze! Getting started with editor … Continue reading What is Google Ads Editor?
Search Engine Marketing is the leading digital strategy to capture demand digitally through the use of a search engine. Search engine marketing includes the combination of SEO and PPC. SEO (Search Engine Optimization) - Improving how search engines index and read your website. This includes how your website will rank if Google's search results. Paid … Continue reading What is Search Engine Marketing?
In reality no one, agency, individual, or even Google can guarantee performance in paid search. However, with a proper paid search methodology there is a higher chance for success through analysis and optimization. I've been iterating on a step-by-step guide to help clients, co-workers, and teams improve their ability to understand how to effectively manage … Continue reading Best Paid Search Methodology