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Microsoft Launches A Free Search And Social Campaign Management Platform For SMBs

In a recent announcement by Microsoft, the Digital Marketing Center is moving past the pilot stage. Digital Marketing Center is designed to help both small and medium sized businesses manage digital campaign across different networks from a single interface. The platform allows small businesses to manage organic social media and paid search and social campaigns [...]

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Former Google Ad Boss Ramaswamy To Launch New Search Engine Neeva

A number of upstart search engines have made the attempt over the years to take on Google, but failed. Not including the recent crop of privacy search players led by DuckDuckGo, the time has possibly come to see a new challenger enter the ring. Sridhar Ramaswamy, who used to run Google's massive ad business has decided [...]

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YouTube Brings Products To YouTube For Action Ads

According to YouTube, the number of advertisers using TrueView for action has increased over 260% last year. The company is now bringing product selection to these ads. E-commerce advertisers can show products in their TrueView for action ads in this brand new test. When the users click on the expansion arrow in a TrueView for [...]

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Google’s Shocking Ad Ban, But It’s Clickbait

Have you ever seen ads or titles that say that "You won't believe what happens!" or "Click here to find out?" If you have, you're going to have to drop those titles like hot potato. Beginning in July, Google is introducing a Clickbait Ads policy as part of the Misrepresentation policy for advertisers. “This policy covers advertisement [...]

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The Data Problem In Google Smart Shopping Campaigns

Standard Shopping an standard campaigns give merchants various degrees of control and flexibility when advertising on Google's platform. Advertisers need to know about the limited insights inherent to Smart Shopping campaigns, and even what the metric provided convey. During the Google Shopping session of Live with Search Engine Land, Mike Ryan, product management lead at [...]

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PPC Tips: Bidding Strategies For Google Shopping Campaigns

The new organic Shopping listings on Google brought more competition into its Shopping search results. Merchants, in order to get a visibility advantage, can opt to advertise their products on the platform. The owner of ZATO Marketing, Kirk Williams, and Mike Ryan, product management lead at Smarter Ecommerce, shared some bidding strategies for new Google [...]

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Google To Prohibit Demographic, Zip Code Targeting For Housing, Employment, Credit Ads

Google's advertising polices surrounding housing, employment and credit opportunities is being updated, according to and announcement. No longer will employment, housing and credit advertisers be able to target or exculde their ads from being shown based on demographics — gender, age, parental status, marital status — or zip code. This will add to ad to [...]

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Google To Prohibit Demographic, Zip Code Targeting For Housing, Employment, Credit Ads

According to a company announcement, Google's advertising policies around housing, employment and credit opportunities is being updated. No longer will employment, housing and credit advertisers be permitted to target or exclude their ads from being shown based on demographics gender, age, parental status, marital status or zip code. religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, national origin or disability.This [...]

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Why You Should Upload Your Full Product Catalog To Google Merchant Center

“In the past, I would just suggest, ‘Hey, just upload the products you actually want to advertise, it’s easier to manage,’” Kirk Williams, owner of ZATO Marketing, said in when referencing to what he would’ve advised clients before Google opened up its Shopping results to free listings, during the Google Shopping session of Live with Search Engine [...]

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