Posts Tagged: Paid Search

Should I Focus More on PPC or SEO?

When it comes to online marketing, there are just so many different ways to go. You can invest in social media marketing, content marketing, email marketing, mobile marketing, search engine optimization, paid search, and more. If you have the budget to pursue of these strategies, go for it! After all, each of these options will…

I Have a Website. Now What?

Building a cool website for your company is often the easy part of online marketing. The more difficult task is finding ways to drive traffic to your website. You may have the best website in the whole world and even the coolest product ever, but if you can’t get Internet searchers to easily find your…

Display Network: Friend or Foe?

If used incorrectly, Google’s display network can be a huge headache to any pay-per-click search campaign. However, it also provides a vast market that compliments a search based marketing campaign. From the available features and tools currently used or beta, small business owners should be utilizing what it has to offer.

Marketing for the Holidays

For those of you that missed it, our Marketing for the Holidays workshop was a big hit and we had a lot of great feedback. Here we present the workshop in it’s entirety, enjoy! The first minute or so the speaker is off camera, sorry about that. If you have any questions please feel free…

Facebook Pay-Per-Click

I have been a Facebook user for a few years, along with over 300 million other people. From a marketer’s point of view I really like the idea of such a captive audience. Currently, PPC on Facebook is not scalable but they are working pretty quickly to make it that way for professionals or agencies….

Six Local PPC Marketing Tips

Using PPC to turn a local online shopper into a customer can be daunting to a local business owner. Thankfully search engines have made competing locally much easier in the past few years. They’ve added several targeting options that help ensure only local audiences see the ads.Targeting locally can be done on a smaller budget…

Mobile Search On The Right Device

The internet marketing business changes very quickly and Google has been saying for quite some time that “the Internet is going mobile.” So, you may think you have to hurry to AdWords and create some WAP mobile ads to take advantage of this space right? Not necessarily.

Click-to-call Mobile Ads From Google

Google is constantly working on ways to improve local and mobile search. In January Google introduced a new way for local businesses to be reached specifically by mobile devices: click-to-call phone numbers right in the ad. This service is free, easy to implement, and super targeted. Since I am a pretty heavy mobile web user,…

PPC vs. SEO: Apply the mantra!

Short post from me today, and many of you will be very tired of reading about this subject. If that’s you, feel free to move on to other posts. You won’t hurt my feelings. However, there is still a large number of small business owners and marketing folks who persist in the notion that if…