The 17 Best Keyword Research Tools for SEO and SEM
JULY 19, 2016
Despite some misleading chatter to the contrary, SEO is not dead , and keywords still matter. And of course, keyword stuffing, as an SEO tactic, is long dead. Showcase reviews: Kissmetrics, RazorSocial (World), MarketingLand, StoreYa Blog, Express Writers, Robbie Richards.
New Changes Coming to Google Adwords
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
Just as the seasons are changing, Google Adwords is changing, too. This month, Google Adwords is rolling out some new and exciting changes. Check out Search Engine Land and the Adwords Blog to learn more. © 2014, VR Marketing Blog.
14 Fortuitous SEO and SEM Stats and Facts
MARCH 1, 2016
On the paid side, more than one million businesses use Google AdWords , and Google’s content network reaches 80% of all U.S. Blogging has gone from eccentric to essential. Just 30% of startups say they use SEO for marketing. A mere 12% use PPC ads. (
17 (of the) Best AdWords and SEM Guides of 2011
MARCH 14, 2012
The best approach is to use organic SEO and paid search (e.g., Google AdWords) in conjunction to maximize first-page-of-the-search-results exposure. Understand Google AdWords quality scores? AdWords Guides, Tips & Tactics. How Does the AdWords Auction Work?
5 Ways to Use Paid Search & SEO Together
MARCH 17, 2015
Paid search and SEO work in different ways to get visitors to your website. Conversely, SEO is relatively cost free, but optimization efforts can take a long time to impact organic rankings. Since paid search and SEO are dependent on keywords, it makes sense that both disciplines should be looked at through a similar lens. Use your Adwords tools to determine if the traffic volume is worth the cost. For SEO purposes, content really is king.
What You Need to Know About Using Google AdWords Content Campaigns
AUGUST 13, 2013
Here, we discuss what they are and how to use Google AdWords Content Campaigns within your search engine marketing (SEM) strategy. If you’re interested in testing out content campaigns or just looking for more information; check out Google’s Getting Started Blog.
How to Use Google Ad Extensions to Boost Visits to Your Retail Store
MAY 19, 2015
Additionally, because you’re giving more information to searchers, they help improve click-through-rates (CTR) and bring down price-per-click (PPC) costs. Additionally, you can use it to showcase your blog or a store locator. © 2015, VerticalResponse Blog.
Google Adwords Changes You Want to Know
APRIL 8, 2013
If you’re already using Google Adwords to run your pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns, you may have noticed some changes within your Adwords campaigns recently. Let’s take a peek at these new changes and how they’ll affect your PPC campaigns.
PPC Joins SEO as a Tactic that Should Go
B2B Marketing Traction
APRIL 12, 2013
In a recent survey of 600 small and medium-sized B2B websites by Optify , 10% fewer companies used paid search such as Google Adwords (Google controls 67% of paid search, see Why Paid Search for B2B Companies is Dead (or Dying) ). Marketing Soapbox b2b content marketing plans SEO
Don’t Waste Your Dough! 5 Secrets to Maximizing Google AdWords
MAY 13, 2013
Did you know that when managing your Google Adwords pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns, it’s pretty easy to waste big bucks without even knowing it? By focusing on keywords that are too general, or broad can result in increased PPC costs. © 2013, VR Marketing Blog.
7 SEO Metrics that Reflect Revenue Growth and Prove Value
Modern B2B Marketing
MAY 8, 2017
There are an endless number of metrics that marketers—and SEOs, specifically—can track, but attempting to monitor all of those metrics would require a significant amount of effort that would likely yield a low ROI. Measuring changes in organic search traffic is basic SEO.
The Ultimate 2015 SEO Redesign Checklist
DECEMBER 2, 2014
We’ve compiled a website redesign checklist of the most important SEO tactics to consider when switching platforms, launching new content sections or completely overhauling your entire website. This is what SEO experts refer to as the “alt tag”. SEO Web Design & Development
How to Optimize a Blog Post (No SEO Wizard’s Hat Required)
MARCH 19, 2015
One of the biggest reasons companies start a business blog is to drive more search engine traffic to their site. You can pour thousands of dollars and dozens of posts into a company blog only to see it sit silent. On-page versus off-page SEO. Write for SEO or for people?
The “Marketing” Guide for Higher Education Content Marketing
SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
With blogs, websites, videos, social media and a host of other options available as promotional avenues, the prospect of beginning the actual marketing part of content marketing can seem…daunting to say the least. 2) Blogs. Check out the Harvard Student Blog for example.
7 SEO Myths Marketers Should Know
APRIL 4, 2014
Realizing the most out of your own SEO campaign requires a thorough understanding (and debunking) of myths circulating today. Don’t fall victim to these common misunderstandings in SEO. SEO is dead. SEO is not dead, but bad tactics are. On-page SEO is all that matters.
11 Expert PPC Guides, Tips and Techniques (and One Rant)
MAY 6, 2013
With all of the hype surrounding inbound and content marketing, it’s easy to underrate the continued importance of pay-per-click (PPC) advertising, a.k.a. ABC’s of PPC – A Guide for the Basics! by PPC Hero. Display Advertising: Targeting Options 101 by RKG Blog.
SMX East 2014 Preview: Competitive Research for SEO
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
In a few weeks, I’ll be heading down to NYC for SMX East where I’ll be speaking on the panel “ Competitive Research for SEO.” Competitive research is an interesting part of SEO. It can show you if your competitor is engaging in SEO, PPC, retargeting, testing, etc.,
5 Steps for Crafting an Effective B2B SEO Blogging Strategy
APRIL 4, 2011
I am going to set up PPC for three senior living communities, all. Besides Google Adwords and Bing, what other major PPC sevices are. I am doing PPC for a franchised company with several locations. I wouldnt advocate ignoring platforms at the expense of a blog.
3 Tips to Optimize Your Blog Posts for SEO
FEBRUARY 8, 2013
There are many reasons why your business should be blogging. Once you begin blogging, your goal is to drive traffic to your blog and website without spending budget on pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns. Search engine optimization (SEO). SEO is extremely dynamic.
How to Write a Winning Pay Per Click Ad
OCTOBER 9, 2013
In this post we highlight essentials for writing a winning pay per click (PPC) ad. For more advanced users of Google Adwords, Dynamic Keyword Insertion is a great tactic to help ensure the user’s query always shows up in the ad headline. © 2013, VR Marketing Blog.
Use Google Automation Tools to Make Your PPC Ads More Efficient
MARCH 26, 2014
Ever wish you could schedule your pay per click (PPC) ads early in the morning for a new promotion? We’ll be exploring some of the different things you can do with these techniques and how they can help you maximize your time and profit with Google Adwords.
Insights from Google’s BrandHealth Conference: What Mountain View Says About the State of the Healthcare Industry
FEBRUARY 22, 2016
Did you like this blog? In the meantime, check out our blog “ Fathom’s Healthcare Team Shares Healthy Resolutions for 2016 ” to see where you should be focusing your healthcare marketing efforts this year. Healthcare AdWords content Google ppc Search Engine Optimization seo Video
4 Steps to Prep Your Search Engine Marketing for the Holidays
OCTOBER 30, 2014
Additionally, make sure to use everything that Adwords and Bing Ad center have to offer. © 2014, VerticalResponse Blog. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited.
4 Content Strategies for B2B Corporate Blogging
APRIL 4, 2011
I am going to set up PPC for three senior living communities, all. Besides Google Adwords and Bing, what other major PPC sevices are. I am doing PPC for a franchised company with several locations. Are you a Search Engine Watch Member? |
8 Ways SEO Should Influence Your Marketing Copywriting
OCTOBER 16, 2012
But for content to truly be successful, marketers must think like SEO professionals to ensure that content gets found online by the proper audience. 8 Critical SEO Considerations for Marketing Copywriting. In SEO -- and all of inbound marketing for that matter -- content is king.
31 Expert Guides to Maximizing Online Brand Visibility – WPO
APRIL 29, 2014
This is not to say “SEO is dead” or that it no longer has value, only that it can no longer stand on its own. How can social, PR, SEO, and online advertising efforts be coordinated to maximize brand visibility? Add SEO to the list above and you’ve got WPO.
Are Google Ad Extensions Right for Your Business?
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
For those who are unfamiliar, ad extensions are additional links that can be displayed with your pay per click (PPC) ad if your ad shows above the search results, which generally means in position 1, 2, or 3 of the paid listings. © 2013, VR Marketing Blog.
PPC Optimization: Conversion is Only Half the Battle
Modern B2B Marketing
JANUARY 31, 2012
Ad networks like Google AdWords offer robust reporting, but they are fairly limited in evaluating the quality of a lead. If I was to manage from AdWords alone, piping more money into the Display Network is a no-brainer.
Intro to Remarketing Lists for Search Ads
SEPTEMBER 9, 2013
According to the Google Adwords Blog ,with RLSA, “you can modify your search ads, bids, and keywords based on visitors’ past activities on your website.” © 2013, VR Marketing Blog.
102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)
JANUARY 2, 2013
B2B Lead Blog ). Blogging is generally seen as most valuable for SEO, YouTube for content marketing, and social networks like Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn most helpful for branding and engagement. WordPress Hosting SEO ). WordPress Hosting SEO ). B2B Lead Blog ).
Use Mobile Ads to Bring Customers to Your Door
MAY 30, 2013
While there are many different options to advertise online, Google Adwords is probably one of the most cost efficient advertising platforms. Here, we’ll provide some tips to help you effectively advertise to mobile users using Google Adwords: Get Mobile-Friendly.
26 Content Marketing Tools to Use in 2013 | OMI Blog
JANUARY 16, 2013
OMI Blog - Internet Marketing Training Courses & Certification Programs. List.ly – List posts are great for traffic and SEO. Listly helps you curate items into lists you can then embed into a blog post. Subscribe to Our Blog. OMI Blog. Classes.
The 10 New Rules for SEO
JUNE 10, 2013
First, a quick overview: Search engine optimization (SEO) is the process of making a site and its content highly relevant for search engines and searchers. Writing for SEO. This takes us into the final factor to content creation: social media’s relationship to SEO.
Why the Blog Post Is the New Ad Unit
APRIL 3, 2013
Back at the turn of the century, blogging was in a nascent state. Over the next five years, many individuals and news organizations discovered the benefits of blogging. Social media was all the rage, and blogging was, well, old and worn out. The Blog Post as the New Ad Unit.
How to Design Content Remarketing Campaigns That Actually Work
OCTOBER 9, 2014
You know content marketing works, so you''ve been plugging away at blog posts, ebooks, and other valuable, educational content for your potential customers. Increase the effectiveness of search engine optimization (SEO) and content marketing.
The 12 Best Competitive Intelligence and Benchmarking Tools
MAY 3, 2016
” — Kissmetrics Blog. Showcase reviews: Kissmetrics Blog, StoreYa Blog. Showcase reviews: RazorSocial (Social Media Tools), Kissmetrics Blog, PR Daily, Comms Axis. Showcase reviews: Kissmetrics Blog, Comms Axis. Showcase review: Kissmetrics Blog.
9 Frequently Asked Questions About Pay-Per-Click Advertising
AUGUST 11, 2015
Pay-per-click advertising, or PPC advertising, is a specific type of search engine marketing designed to drive traffic to your website. The top four links, as well as the images inside the box, and the small text that’s underneath it are all considered PPC advertising.
Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1
NOVEMBER 28, 2011
” Or that49% of B2B journalists write blogs, and 84% are on Twiter? Get the details behind these stats and many, many more here in more than 40 of the best articles and blog posts about social media, search, budgeting and digital marketing research, facts and statistics of 2011 so far.
What Should You Know About Keywords – The Long and Short of It
JULY 12, 2013
Building off of that in combination with other keyword tools like Google Adwords Keyword Tool and WordStream you should be able to come up with a good starting list. For more information and research tips visit PPC Hero and this post from VerticalResponse. ©
Building a Brand Strategy
NOVEMBER 22, 2016
Five or six years ago, John’s company was already spending money on things like SEO/PPC/Adwords and other affiliate programs to drive people to his website. Revenue Generation Blog Brand Awareness brand strategy Branding