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Android Wear – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

Android Wear – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign The last article in the series of ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ looked at Gillette, who had a well designed search advert and a landing page with both positives and negatives. In this article, with the late introduction of the Apple Watch to the smart watch market, I thought it is only fair to have a look at how ...

3 Ways To Rapidly Improve A PPC Campaign

3 Ways To Rapidly Improve A PPC Campaign The truth is that pay per click advertising is such a customisable form of online advertising that it can be very difficult finding ways to rapidly improve a campaign. The improvement tips for a campaign selling cars may necessarily not apply to that of a campaign that wants to gain emails from web users to promote email ...

What are the Best Ad Extensions to Use?

What are the Best Ad Extensions to Use? Optimising a pay per click advertising is a must do for any campaign out there. In the chain of events that the web user goes through to gain you a conversion, the search advert will be first element of your PPC campaign they will see. Therefore, it is extremely important the advert performs well so that it lures the web user ...

Gillette – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

Gillette – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign Last article in the ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ series looked at the fashion clothes designer Ralph Lauren, who had a well designed search advert that led traffic to their homepage with a lead capture box popping up first. What was interesting was the reasons behind Ralph Lauren bidding for their own brand name ...

Ralph Lauren – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

Ralph Lauren – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign The last article in the ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ series had a look at Fitbug who had, what can be seen as, a very disappointing PPC campaign that had an advert in the wrong format and a landing page that lacks the ability to gain a high percentage of conversions from PPC traffic (for whatever their conversion ...

Two Questions Answered About PPC Advertising

Two Questions Answered About PPC Advertising I am completely amazed to say that this article I am writing right now is my 434th article I have published on PPC.org. That’s crazy, isn’t it? What I have found over the years from writing articles about pay per click advertising is that there are still many questions left unanswered about PPC. Many of these ...

Some Useful PPC Articles From August 2014

Some Useful PPC Articles From August 2014 August has a great selection of pay per click advertising articles to read and gain valuable advice and knowledge from. Last month, July, had a focus on the ad extensions that advertisers can use in PPC which, in turn, will help increase the click through rate of the search adverts. Without further ado, here are the best ...

Fitbug – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

Fitbug – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign Last in the series of ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ looked at SammyDress who seemed to have a campaign centred around women’s fashion although it was potential for men to go through to SammyDress’s website through PPC (reducing the overall conversion rate). 2013/14 has been surrounded by a new emerging ...

Designing Your Best PPC Account’s Structure

Designing Your Best PPC Account’s Structure There’s no such thing as a perfect PPC account structure, but it’s likely that you can improve yours. Since every account is different, every structure should be structured differently. Bear in mind that there are (fortunately) some constants, such as always be segmenting, make keywords tight, and performance control should ...

3 Things That Make PPC Search Adverts Fail

3 Things That Make PPC Search Adverts Fail In my articles on landing page optimisation, I always tend to say that the landing page is one of the, if not the, most important aspect to a PPC campaign since it is the area where the conversion takes place. However, if you have the most amazingly optimised landing page, a poor search advert will bring poor quality traffic to ...

Your PPC Pre-Launch Checklist

Your PPC Pre-Launch Checklist Savvy entrepreneurs and business owners get a contract PPC specialist in their corner before letting their website go live, but that’s not always an option. Maybe the budget is really tight or you’re the future PPC expert yourself and are learning from experience. With PPC best practices constantly changing and evolving, ...

SammyDress – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

SammyDress – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign The last article in the ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ series had a look at Wren Living: a company that sells furniture. What we noticed was that both the search advert and landing page that was adopted for PPC worked very well for a number of reasons (which you can find out by reading the article). With summer ...

Battersea – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign

Battersea – Analyse A Real PPC Campaign The last article in the ‘Analyse A Real PPC Campaign’ series looked at Wren Living who had both a well designed search advert and landing page. Therefore, from reading the analysis of the furniture store, advertisers will be able to gain many valuable tips they can then apply to their own pay per click advertising ...

3 Elements to a Successful PPC Campaign

3 Elements to a Successful PPC Campaign The advertising industry has billions of dollars pumped into it every single year. Pay per click advertising is the most used form of online advertising out there used by millions worldwide. Advertisers don’t want to spend time and money on a campaign which is not going to get them results. After all, the fundamentals to ...

Why PPC May NOT Be For You by Brian Newmark

Why PPC May NOT Be For You   by Brian Newmark Why PPC May NOT Be For You, by Brian Newmark Lately I’ve had a lot of people write to me with something like:  Brian Newmark, should I utilize PPC to help grow my business?  My reply is typically: PPC is great, but… It can bring instant traffic to your site. The traffic can be absolutely targeted as per your ...

3 Mistakes to Not Make When Creating a PPC Advert

3 Mistakes to Not Make When Creating a PPC Advert There are many crucial elements that make up a PPC campaign. One of them is the landing page, since this is the last ‘domino’ to fall before you finally gain a conversion from the web user. Another significant aspect is the advert itself, since if you have a poorly optimised advert, you will either get a low CTR or ...