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How To Use IF Functions To Speak To Different Audiences

In a previous Search Engine Land written by Joe Martinez, about business data feeds, he discussed how he used ad customizers to implement value-focused ad copy.  Now, Joe chose to show us another favorite ad customizer that he feels is underutilized.  In this case, he's talking about IF functions. According to Joe: IF functions are another way [...]

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EU: Google Shopping Search Reforms Working

Although Google's European shopping rivals are continuing to complain about how Google is working, The European Commission chief said that the changes Google has made so far seem to be working.  European Competition Commissioner Margethe Vestager is quoted by Reuters saying that rivals have a greater visibility in search results and there are more clicks that send searchers to [...]

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Bing Merchant Center Launches Google Merchant Center Import Tool

Now, it's easier to get started with Bing's Shopping campaigns.  This week, Bing Ads has launched the ability to import product feeds from Google Merchant Center into Bing Merchant Center. Beginning from the Import tab found in Bing Merchant Center (MBC), advertisers are able to sign into their Google Merchant Center accounts and pull in feeds directly [...]

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Google dropping Merchant Center feed integrations with BigCommerce, Magento, PrestaShop

Just a head of the 2016 holiday shopping season, Google enabled integrations between Google Merchant Center and three e-commerce platforms.  Those integrations will be coming to an end soon. These integrations allowed merchants using BigCommerce, Magento or PrestaShop to directly connect their product catalogs to Google Merchant Center.  Emails from Google began to circulate to customers who [...]

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Bing Expands Shopping Campaigns To Canada & India

In an announcement made by Bing Ads, Shopping Campaigns has expanded to Canada and India, beginning November 1. Now, advertisers may begin targeting Canada and India with their Shopping Campaigns.  The only exception will be Quebec, as Bing product ads are only supported in English in Canada. The reason for this is Quebec's language laws [...]

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Google Shopping Shakes Up Mobile Product Card Unit Ads With Swipeable Carousel, Filters

Google recently began testing a different variation of mobile product card units, which is the Google Shopping format of a knowledge panel. Seen by Josh Leibner, the director of paid media at Red Ventures, the store postings appear in a swipeable carousel that resembles the mobile price extension format, as well as filtering options. Seeing shopping ads looking [...]

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Purchases On Google Quietly Opens Beta For Requests In US

Google has opened the beta for its "buy button," which they are calling Purchases on Google.  Sales & Orders reported finding the option in Merchant Center Tuesday. An announcement wasn't made by Google yet, but advertisers are able to request access to the Purchases on Google beta through the Merchant Center Programs section in Google [...]

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