Google Adwords

Google Ads (a.k.a. Adwords) bid strategy question: Manual CPC vs Maximise Clicks

In a recent discussion thread, a question regarding Google Ads Search bid strategy came up. Below is a paraphrase of what was asked: “I have set my campaigns with Manual CPC and I had a call twice now from Google analyst wanting me to change to Maximise Clicks option. I asked him to explain what are …

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SEO is dying

Bing has announced it will begin removing the right-hand sidebar ads starting 26th March 2018. This follows Google’s exact same move back in 2016. What does this mean for SEO? It’s dead. Look at all the above-the-fold search results these days and they’re ALL paid ads. It’s simple, it’s a money-grab. By removing the sidebar …

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Facebook ad prices up 43%, poof go your profits

Credit to Justin Brooke for breaking this today, Facebook ad prices have gone up 43% as per Market Watch’s interview with Facebook’s CFO. As Justin’s been saying, the amount of Facebook advertisers has been growing exponentially on a daily basis. Which means, Facebook has too many advertisers and not enough ad space/new feed frequency to …

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