The 17 Best Keyword Research Tools for SEO and SEM
JULY 19, 2016
That’s where keyword research comes in. So once you or your team have developed topic ideas, planned content , and researched those subjects, it’s time to use keyword research tools to find the best phrases to match up searcher intent with your approach to each topic.
Drive More Revenue With AdWords: Everything B2B Marketers Need To Know
OCTOBER 29, 2015
(Finally, a past-due update for our AdWords For Lead Gen guide -- everything you need to know about AdWords to successfully generate leads AND drive more revenue.). In addition to identifying a high quality audience through retargeting, AdWords now also offers Customer Match.
7 AdWords Features You Didn't Know Existed
JULY 28, 2016
Over the years Google AdWords has evolved into a marketing tool that helps businesses drive leads and outrank their competitors. But what if I told you that the majority of business owners, marketers, and strategists weren’t taking full advantage of all AdWords has to offer?
10 secrets to research the best SEO keywords
MAY 16, 2016
Researching the best SEO keywords is an essential part of your online strategy, that is, if you want to be seen. Before slapping content up on a website, be sure you’ve done your keyword research. Confirm with Adwords First. SEO is a puzzle to some.
Baidu PPC Versus Google AdWords: 8 Key Differences
MAY 11, 2017
B2B marketers familiar with search engine advertising on Google AdWords will likely find it easier to understand Baidu PPC. However there are key differences between Baidu PPC and Google AdWords as well. In this post, I’ll first outline the eight ways Baidu PPC differs from AdWords from an account and settings perspective. AdWords provides a range of paid advertising products, such as display, text, search, shopping, video, and app ads.
17 (of the) Best AdWords and SEM Guides of 2011
MARCH 14, 2012
Consider just one category of searches: students conducting research projects. Google AdWords) in conjunction to maximize first-page-of-the-search-results exposure. Understand Google AdWords quality scores? AdWords Guides, Tips & Tactics.
A CMO’s Guide to Conversion Metrics with Google Adwords
MAY 16, 2016
Google AdWords continues to expand and improve conversion tracking metrics, and without a full understanding of the data provided, your firm may not be optimized with regard to generating efficient quality leads and sales. Bear in mind calls from ads are purely AdWords conversions.
How to Upgrade Your B2B Marketing Strategy with AdWords
MAY 13, 2016
Smart marketers know Google AdWords is an essential part of a strong B2B marketing strategy. AdWords offers many ways to beef up your search ads with extensions, and you should use as many as possible. The biggest downside of AdWords is the character limit.
10 Valuable SEO Resources: Keyword Research, Tools, and Local SEO
APRIL 14, 2015
Which keyword research and other SEO tools are most effective? 70+ Keyword Research Tool Alternatives to Google Keyword Planner by Small Business Ideas Blog. 10 Great Alternatives to the Google Keyword Research Tool by Pamorama.
Best Google AdWords Tips and Tactics of 2010
JANUARY 28, 2011
According to recent research from eConsultancy, “Paid search consumes the largest portion of online lead generation budgets, accounting for 28% of spending (in 2010), up from 22% in 2009. Google Instant) and changes within AdWords itself. When should you use the AdWords Editor?
An Overview of the Google Adwords Recent Changes & New Features
MAY 3, 2012
Pity those poor writers who’ve written books on Paid search and Google Adwords. With the Traffic estimator, performance estimates can now be graphed; ad groups drafted, and added to Adwords accounts. The Good: Adds more functionality to keyword and traffic research. Adwords Labels. Google Adwords for Video. What do you think of all the recent Google Adwords changes?
Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1
NOVEMBER 28, 2011
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. Large Enterprise Social Media Research, Facts and Statistics Inc.
5 Tips for Maximizing Your Marketing with Google AdWords
APRIL 1, 2014
The question: “Should my company use Google AdWords?”. As the interweb’s dominant pay-per-click platform, AdWords is Google’s pretty baby: It’s self-absorbed, incredibly time-consuming, demands constant attention, and costs money … yet most still say it’s worth it. AdWords PPC
How Do Your Google AdWords Metrics Compare to Industry Averages? [New Benchmark Data]
APRIL 12, 2016
Trouble is, mastering Google AdWords is really tricky. To help shed some light on the situation, the folks at WordStream released a detailed new study on AdWords industry metrics. Although both are included in AdWords, they have completely different implications and uses for marketers.
AdWords Now Includes Google My Business Ratings
JULY 28, 2015
Last year, Google made an enhancement related to these extensions, letting advertisers enable automatic linking of their Google My Business location information to their AdWords account. A new change will make Google My Business review and ratings much more important and potentially valuable.
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. Though many small businesses remain skeptical of AdWords, SEM still accounts for the largest share of online advertising budgets.
11 (of the) Best SEO Tools and Keyword Research Guides of 2012
JANUARY 28, 2013
Find the answers to these questions and many more here in almost a dozen of the best guides to SEO tools and keyword research of the past year. Keyword Research Guides and Tools. Be Careful Using AdWords for Keyword Research by The Daily SEO Blog.
How To Develop Keyword Lists for Adwords and Pay-Per-Click Campaigns
JANUARY 16, 2013
In fact, there are a number of ways to research keywords such as: As stated, speaking with clients and customers. Google’s keyword research tool. Other third party keyword research tools. Industry research and news websites. Research. Research.
Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010
JANUARY 17, 2011
the sources below provide a vast wealth of data, statistics and research results, as well as a bit of interesting social media trivia. Roy Wells reports on research from the The Pew Internet & American Life Project detailing Twitter use in America.
How Labels works in Google Adwords; benefits of the new feature
APRIL 29, 2012
For those who manage multiple paid search campaigns for lead generation (like yours truly) with Google Adwords, or have others do it, I started testing a new feature that was rolled out this week, called Labels. Ad Groups that represent research terms are also labeled as Research.
How to reach your customers at work or at home
NOVEMBER 23, 2016
To validate the match, they conducted research into a sample of the linked records, and found a 97% accuracy rate. Most Twitter, Facebook and Google AdWords custom ad selection is based on the personal email address that was collected on sign up.
Get the Most Bang for Your Buck: Google Adwords vs. Facebook Ads
MARCH 25, 2014
Should you bet your marketing dollars on Google Adwords – the search engine behemoth’s online advertising service? Google Adwords are targeted based on search terms (and sometimes location, for brick and mortar businesses). For Google, spend some time doing keyword research.
How to Conduct Research for an Infographic: A Simple Step-by-Step Guide
NOVEMBER 4, 2016
But before you design an eye-catching infographic, you must first do the research to determine what story you’re going to tell, and how you’re going to tell it visually. And that research stage can be pretty tricky -- especially if you don’t have a plan. 2) Do your keyword research.
How to Do Keyword Research: A Beginner's Guide
FEBRUARY 7, 2014
While Google''s kept us on our toes with all those algorithm changes they keep rollin'' out , one thing has stayed pretty consistent for inbound marketers looking to optimize for search: keyword research. Well, needing to do keyword research has stayed the same.
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. Adwords.
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? Google Adwords allows you to target and segment your target audience in multiple ways including, Geographical, Day, and Device Targeting.
Influencer marketing tools of the trade
JUNE 14, 2016
InkyBee — Such a powerful research tool. I have never successfully sorted out how to use their campaign tools but when it comes to hunting down a lot of topical bloggers that I could either upload to Traackr or GroupHigh or or hand over to my human research team.
Unicorn DNA: What All the Best AdWords Advertisers Have in Common
FEBRUARY 18, 2014
As an AdWords advertiser, you might be surprised to learn that unicorns walk among us, stealing away impressions and outpacing our performance by two, three, or even six times! AdWords unicorns are fantastical, magical creatures, accounting for the top 1% of all ad clicks in the auction.
Two Google Adwords features worth testing for lead generation optimization: Call Metrics and Remarketing.
JULY 30, 2011
The Google Adwords pay-per-click platform has a number of fairly new features that can contribute to lead generation and increased conversions.
Google AdWords Express: The Pros and Cons
DECEMBER 13, 2011
Google launched AdWords Express earlier this year and coined it as “the easiest way to advertise on Google.” Google AdWords vs. Google AdWords Express: What's the Difference? Within AdWords Express, Google does all of those things for you automatically.and more.
Best Keyword Research Tools
JUNE 17, 2013
Effective online marketing starts with thorough keyword research. But knowing the keywords your prospects use to find you online is more than just good SEO — it’s also good market research. Google Adwords Keyword Tool. scalable research and growth.
The Complete Display Ads Overview For B2B Marketers
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
Then there is the in-marketing group, which are people who are ready to buy and are actively researching. At the most basic level are marketers who use only Google AdWords to measure performance. AdWords Only Tactic. The dual-tool approach uses marketing automation and AdWords.
Two Google Adwords features worth testing for lead generation optimization: Call Metrics and Remarketing.
JULY 30, 2011
The Google Adwords pay-per-click platform has a number of fairly new features that can contribute to lead generation and increased conversions. An example- if I sell hardwood floors in Brooklyn NY and want to target Manhattan, I won’t show in Google Places for Manhattan, but my ad can show there, and now I can showcase a local phone number for prospects looking to call vendors for research.
Knock out your Competitors By Managing your AdWords Campaigns like a Pro
EMagine B2B Blog
AUGUST 8, 2013
Once your business has taken the step to invest in an AdWords campaign, it’s important to manage that money wisely. This post assumes you have already done your keyword research, written your ads, and created your landing pages. If you have a limited budget, or little experience in AdWords, consider maintaining a position of 4-6 with your ads. You can research new keywords that might have a less expensive CPC than your active ones. negative keyword research.
Expand your Offer Strategy to Increase SEM Performance
JANUARY 13, 2017
In an era when the average business buyer only contacts a brand when he/she is 67 percent through the buying process , there’s every reason to make sure that you’re reaching prospective customers at every stage of their research, not just when they’re ready to buy. We know that they’re probably in the later stages of their research process, have identified the type of solution they need to buy, and in all likelihood are evaluating vendors.
10 Essential Reports and Research for B2B Marketers
DECEMBER 9, 2013
Thankfully, as B2B marketers, we’re able to tap into the wants and needs of B2B consumers via online surveys, research reports, etc. As such, we’ve pulled together a list of 10 recent (free) reports and research data that could be beneficial for B2B marketers across industries.
RIP Google Keyword Tool – What to Use Instead
SEPTEMBER 2, 2013
If you still want access to Google’s keyword data, you have the option to sign up for an Adwords account to use the new Google Adwords Keyword Planner. SEO/SEM Small Business Marketing adwords bing Bing webmaster toolbox google Google Adwords Keywords google keyword tool Google Tool Keyword Research keyword tool search engine optimization SEMRush Ubersuggest
The “Name that Tune” Approach to PPC Campaigns
OCTOBER 26, 2015
Analytics / Big Data Digital Advertising Digital Marketing Fathom Marketing Keyword Research adwords negative keywords ppcOver 30 years ago, there was a popular game show called “Name that Tune” which had a fairly simple premise. Contestants would compete to see who could name the title of a song by hearing as few notes as possible. Sometimes these contestants could do so with only 2 or 3 notes.
5 Ways to Use Paid Search & SEO Together
MARCH 17, 2015
Keyword Research/Expansion. Use your Adwords tools to determine if the traffic volume is worth the cost. SEO/SEM adwords google organic paid search PPC search engine marketing SEM SEO serp Paid search and SEO work in different ways to get visitors to your website. Paid search can yield almost immediate results, but can be expensive. Conversely, SEO is relatively cost free, but optimization efforts can take a long time to impact organic rankings.
Craft a Compelling Offer for Paid Search Marketing
MARCH 26, 2012
But when it comes to search engine advertising, like Google AdWords, you need to think about your offer and call to action a bit differently. Examples include a free case study, research report, or white paper. Paid Search AdWords Google Google AdWords offer development Search Engine MarketingImage via CrunchBase. The best way to motivate a click online is to make a compelling offer and provide an urgent call to action. This is not news to Internet marketers.