8 Common LinkedIn Advertising Mistakes

The Point

In a remarkably short time, LinkedIn has grown to become a major player in B2B advertising (at about 20% of total industry spend, according to industry watchers ), quickly rivaling search advertising on Google. At our demand generation agency , LinkedIn advertising is a staple of most client campaigns, and yet when we propose LinkedIn to clients, we often hear comments to the effect of: “We tried and couldn’t make it work.”

Why Target Impression Share in Search Engine Marketing?

QuanticMind

Advertisers have always prioritized position bidding over targeting impression share. Recently, though, Google Ads introduced a number of new metrics to help advertisers better understand… PPC automated bidding Digital Marketing PPC Performance QuanticMind target impression share

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Ecommerce Advertising Strategy: How We Doubled PPC Sales for ThinSlim Foods (w/ a 3X ROAS)

Single Grain

When Single Grain started working with them, they were a pretty healthy account doing around $70K-$80K a month across all accounts on paid advertising spend. This increased the client’s impression share from 40% to 95%.

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Broad Match is Not Your Friend: Using Match Types to Get More from Your PPC Campaign

The Point

Unfortunately, many less experienced advertisers tend to over-use the default setting, broad match, for their campaigns, based on the faulty logic that it will generate the highest volume of impressions and therefore the greatest number of leads. Conversely, the more specific your match types and keywords, the more qualified the resulting traffic, and the less money you’ll waste on people whom you never intended to see your PPC ad in the first place.

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What is pay-per-click, or PPC?

Choozle

a system used to set prices for online advertisements on a search engine or other website, by which the advertiser pays a small fee to the website publisher each time a user clicks on the advertisement. Search advertising, most prominently Google Ads, quickly became the preferred strategy. Pay-per-click (PPC advertising) is a form of paid digital marketing where advertisers pay a fee each time their ad is clicked. I always get PPC and CPC confused.

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Social PPC: 17 Tips for Successful Ads on Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook

The Point

It seems only yesterday that “PPC advertising” was synonymous with Google AdWords. Google still dominates search advertising – at last count, it handles roughly two-thirds of all Web search queries , a market share that won’t be decreasing any time soon. Its top 25 US-based search advertisers alone spent more than $1.3 Ready to take the plunge into Social PPC? The bigger challenge for B2B advertisers on Facebook is generating conversions and high-quality leads.

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10 PPC Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2020

Single Grain

Google released 18 updates in Google Ads in the last quarter of 2019 alone, while Bing made four changes in Microsoft Advertising in the whole year. As for Microsoft, they've been testing AI-powered recommendations in their Advertising Editor. 10 PPC Trends You Can't Ignore in 2020.

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Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising Part 1 ? Intro & the Why, Where and How

Go Beyond SEO

Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising. Fundamentally speaking, PPC advertising is a form of online advertising where an advertiser is charged when their ad receives a click after appearing in search engine results pages, rather than paying for an ad impression, or when the ad is shown or seen. Cost per click (CPC) refers to the amount, or cost, an advertiser pays each time their ad is clicked on. Why do PPC Advertising? PPC: Where?

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Are You Making These PPC Mistakes? 10+ Bizible PPC Fails… And How We Fixed Them

bizible

We recently went through and audited our paid media (mostly PPC) and found that there were many ways in which we could improve. By switching to exact, phrase, and broad match modifier match types only, we’re able to ensure that more of our impressions and clicks are from people that we actually want. AdWords snippets offer advertisers more real estate, and that’s rarely a bad thing. adwords ppc paid media sem

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10 PPC Best Practices to Get the Most out of Your Marketing Budget

Optinmonster

What is the future of PPC? In this article, we share 10 PPC best practices to keep you ahead of the changes and get the most out of your marketing budget. Before we get into the PPC best practices, let’s take a look at some of the most commonly asked questions about PPC.

How To Optimize Your Landing Page For Better PPC

Unbounce

As you may have heard, Pay-Per-Click (PPC) is a competitive game. PPC is a method of digital advertising in which you aim to get your ads to rank as the highest result displayed for user searches, and you, as the advertiser, pay a fee each time it’s clicked.

Top 13 Ways to Improve Your PPC Advertising ROI

QuanticMind

PPC advertising, when managed well, can be one of the most cost-effective tools for reaching your audience. However, with all of the advantages PPC advertising provides, it is easy to allow budgets to bloat out of control. And often, PPC advertisers worry about whether they are getting enough for their money. By either not targeting, or leaving every campaign wide open, you’ll likely be left with a lot of wasted impressions and clicks.

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Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising Part 1 ? Intro & the Why, Where and How

Go Beyond SEO

Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising. Fundamentally speaking, PPC advertising is a form of online advertising where an advertiser is charged when their ad receives a click after appearing in search engine results pages, rather than paying for an ad impression, or when the ad is shown or seen. Cost per click (CPC) refers to the amount, or cost, an advertiser pays each time their ad is clicked on. Why do PPC Advertising? PPC: Where?

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Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising Part 3 – Everything Else You Need to Know

Go Beyond SEO

If you’ve made it through Parts 1 and 2 of this series and you’re here, chances are you’re definitely convinced how PPC can be a valuable marketing tool for your business. Below is an example of a PPC account structure and its content. The Search Campaign Structure is one of the most important elements to the success of a PPC campaign. PPC Keywords: Research & Match Types. PPC Description: The description can be up to 80 characters long. PPC Bid simulators.

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The Ultimate Guide to PPC

Hubspot

On a scale of 1-10, how much do you really understand the world of paid advertising? As a marketer, PPC is a skill that you should have in your toolbelt — or at least have a basic understanding of. To start, we’ll begin with the benefits of paid advertising and then get into some key definitions that you’ll need to know. When done right, PPC can earn you quality leads. Benefits of PPC. In other words, PPC is your shortcut to getting to the top within your niche.

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The Ultimate Guide to Accurate PPC Forecasting

QuanticMind

But what they might not realize is how much PPC budget they need to succeed, or the value of their ad spend. Whether you’re an independent marketing agency pitching to clients or an in-house SEM manager, you need accurate PPC forecasting to succeed in your role. It’s impossible to build a solid PPC strategy without buy-in from your leadership team. PPC forecasting gives you hard numbers to prove the value of ad spend to those controlling the finances.

Facts Every Advertiser Should Know About PPC Advertising

Advertise.com

Pay-per-click (PPC) is a form of digital advertising that focuses on driving traffic to web pages through advertisement. PPC advertisers are charged a fee that is calculated based on the number of clicks on their ads. The advertiser is then paid out according to user impression rate, click-through rate, or offer completion. This blog uncovers more facts about PPC advertising that every advertiser should know.

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100 Important PPC Statistics That Will Impact Your Search Ads

Atomic Reach

But, one thing almost all of them agree on is that even though pay-per-click (PPC) ads have been around for some time, they are still one of the most effective forms of advertising. With popular platforms such as Google Ads and Facebook offering incredible targeting for specific consumers and their budget-friendly pricing, it's no wonder that 74% of businesses are investing in PPC. Why Your Business Needs To Be Using PPC. PPC resellers). SEO vs PPC.

8 Strategies to Optimize Holiday PPC campaigns

QuanticMind

Paid search advertising offers huge opportunities to gain exposure and drive revenue during the holiday season, but competition is higher now than ever before. Google has made some key changes to the search algorithm that will impact how your ads will be displayed when someone is searching for your target keywords, most notably with impression share bidding and query level targeting. Most advertisers don’t bother creating campaigns to target holiday-specific keywords every year.

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Why Aren’t My PPC Leads Converting & How Do I Fix It?

SmartBug Media

So you just launched a new pay-per-click (PPC) campaign and you’re not getting any leads or conversions. Instead, allow your campaigns to run until you have a solid dataset to inform how you fix PPC conversions. Ads Are Getting Impressions, but Nobody’s Clicking.

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Back to Basics: PPC 101

EMagine B2B Blog

To that end, we’d like to take a moment to provide a PPC 101 and get down to basics. Whether you’re brand new to digital marketing or just want to make sure your foundation doesn’t have any gaps, this article will help bring you the knowledge that will solidify your understanding of PPC advertising. We’ll review what PPC is, why you should use it, and how PPC ad bidding and placement work. What is PPC? Why Should I Use PPC Advertising?

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PPC FAQs: Our Most Commonly Received PPC Questions

EMagine B2B Blog

Our Digital Marketing Services team has many years of experience helping businesses embrace digital advertising. As a result of this ongoing client interaction, we’ve compiled the list of the most common PPC questions we’ve received over the years. The PPC FAQs below are available to help you get started on your journey to what has now become the most popular advertising method. Why is PPC important? PPC offers quantifiable results.

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Amazon Advertising or Google Ads: What’s Right for Your PPC Strategy?

QuanticMind

For years, when it came to PPC, Google was effectively the only game in town. Amazon is a relative newcomer to the PPC advertising arena, but the company has made huge advances quite quickly. Last year, the Amazon advertising business passed the $1 billion mark between Seller Central Ads and Amazon Marketing Services (AMS). As an advertiser, which of these options is now the better choice for your PPC marketing budget? Winner: Amazon advertising.

Travel and Tourism PPC Tactics | The Ultimate Guide

QuanticMind

Today, PPC advertising is the best way for travel marketers to reach and convert new target audiences. Investing smartly in effective travel and tourism PPC tactics can help an array of businesses earn their share of digital travel revenue this year and beyond.

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What Is Pay Per Click (PPC)?

ClearVoice

What is pay per click (PPC)? Pay per click is mixing advertising with digital marketing. If you’ve ever used Google , you’ve seen PPC. You may have also noticed PPC ads on social media platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn. A few PPC examples.

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Think Beyond PPC, Invest in Revenue-Per-Click Advertising

QuanticMind

Traditional approaches to determining success have often been focused on so-called vanity metrics that include page impressions, clicks, click-through rates, and conversion rates. Consider impressions and click-through rates. Impressions offer marketers insights into how frequently a display or paid ad is viewed. Armed with these insights, you can bid with unerring confidence and ensure you’re anticipating and executing the best advertising investments.

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Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising Part 2 – Before You Begin: Measurement, Tracking and Setting Up Your Account

Go Beyond SEO

Although PPC has been a very successful and profitable means of online marketing for a wide range of industries and business sizes, it can also be very costly and have zero results. Prior to beginning your first PPC campaign, here are a few things to help with your preparation: PPC Campaign Goals. All marketing efforts begin with some type of goal in mind and PPC is no different. Whatever your goals are, be sure to define them first before beginning your PPC Campaign.

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Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising Part 3 – Everything Else You Need to Know

Go Beyond SEO

If you’ve made it through Parts 1 and 2 of this series and you’re here, chances are you’re definitely convinced how PPC can be a valuable marketing tool for your business. Below is an example of a PPC account structure and its content. The Search Campaign Structure is one of the most important elements to the success of a PPC campaign. PPC Keywords: Research & Match Types. PPC Description: The description can be up to 80 characters long. PPC Bid simulators.

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Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising Part 3 – Everything Else You Need to Know

Go Beyond SEO

If you’ve made it through Parts 1 and 2 of this series and you’re here, chances are you’re definitely convinced how PPC can be a valuable marketing tool for your business. Below is an example of a PPC account structure and its content. The Search Campaign Structure is one of the most important elements to the success of a PPC campaign. PPC Keywords: Research & Match Types. PPC Description: The description can be up to 80 characters long. PPC Bid simulators.

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Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Advertising Part 2 – Before You Begin: Measurement, Tracking and Setting Up Your Account

Go Beyond SEO

Although PPC has been a very successful and profitable means of online marketing for a wide range of industries and business sizes, it can also be very costly and have zero results. Prior to beginning your first PPC campaign, here are a few things to help with your preparation: PPC Campaign Goals. All marketing efforts begin with some type of goal in mind and PPC is no different. Whatever your goals are, be sure to define them first before beginning your PPC Campaign.

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Share of voice: Measuring it for social media, PPC, SEO and PR

Sprout Social

It now encompasses various elements of digital marketing and advertising. You also get a breakdown of the data based on engagements, impressions, unique authors and sentiment. PPC share of voice. You can then choose the impression share columns you want to track.

How to Audit a PPC Account

Fathom

You may be performing a pay-per-click (PPC) account audit on behalf of a prospect in hopes of winning the business. Whichever the case may be, account audits are vital to showcase your PPC skills and win over the prospect or client. Below are eight tips to provide you with the necessary ammunition to learn how to audit a PPC account. Tip #1: Block off a set amount of time in your day so you can focus exclusively on being the PPC ninja that you are without any distractions.

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The Plain-English Guide to Local PPC

Hubspot

That's why local pay-per-click (PPC) can be a great option for local businesses. Even when budgets are tight, a local PPC campaign can improve the efficiency of your local marketing as it allows you to get in front of the right audience. Benefits of Local PPC. Local PPC Strategy.

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Google PPC Ads in A Nutshell

BOP Design

Google makes most of its revenue off advertising and most advertising is pay-per-click advertising, also known as PPC. The beauty of Google Ads is that you only pay for advertising when or if a searcher clicks on your ad. Gone are the days of paying for impressions or ad space, with no clue if anyone really engaged with your brand. The post Google PPC Ads in A Nutshell appeared first on Bop Design.

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10 Tips To Improve PPC Performance

Fathom

For experienced PPC marketers, creating a new account in AdWords, Bing, or Yahoo is an art form. Digital advertising is an ever-evolving puzzle, especially in the world of PPC, and the competition is constantly working to outrank and outperform our accounts. These 10 tips will help give your account a refresh: PPC Tip #1 – Evaluate Keyword Lists. Ultimately, using the right keywords is the most crucial element to any PPC campaign.

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Why PPC Automation Technology is the Future of Paid Search

QuanticMind

As Google introduces new tools and features, advertisers must change their PPC strategies and adapt. One big shift has been an increased interest in PPC automation technology. But PPC automation tools aren’t just the latest trend. They’re a solution that can help advertisers follow the future of paid search without having to reinvent their strategy time after time. More businesses are investing in PPC automation technology than ever before.

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Display Advertising Stats 2019: SEMrush Study

SEMrush

SEMrush has conducted the first display advertising study for ecommerce businesses on the market. Research is based on over 40 million impressions from the top Google Display Network (GDN) ecommerce advertisers, and 23 million impressions from the top GDN ecommerce publishers. PPC Display Advertising