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The Biggest Google AdWords Updates In 2017

2017 showed us all that a lot can happen in a year. Another Royal Engagement was announced (congratulations to Prince Harry if you’re reading this), England qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Finals in Russia and the UK came 15th in the Eurovision Song Contest. This is all riveting stuff but I know what […]



Understand The Different Types Of Pay-Per-Click Channels

When the average advertiser thinks of PPC (Pay-Per-Click), their mind normally jumps to PPC Search advertising, and it’s also very common for people to refer to PPC as Google Paid Advertising or Google AdWords. This is most likely due to the popular nature and age of the channel. NEWSFLASH! There are other types of PPC […]


What Is The Difference Between SEO And PPC?

Pay Per Click (PPC) and Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) are both incredibly good ways of getting exposure for your business on search engines. Which one you use depends on the type of business you have, your business needs and the current stage of your business. I’ll concentrate on PPC and SEO for Google for this article as […]


What Do Expanded Text Ads Mean for Your AdWords Campaign with Yell?

After weeks of anticipation, Google finally made Expanded Text Ads available to AdWords in late July, giving AdWords advertisers everywhere plenty of food for thought on how they can utilise the extra real estate afforded by Google to promote their business. What are Expanded Text Ads? In case you weren’t already aware, Expanded Text Ads (ETAs) are […]


Google Cuts Down on Paid Adverts in Search Results

Google has introduced a massive change to how paid search advertising (PPC) is displayed on desktop search results pages. For “highly commercial queries”, it now displays up to four paid adverts above the organic listings, with no adverts in the right hand column of search results. This means a maximum of seven paid advertising spaces […]


Eight Common PPC Questions Answered

Pay per click (PPC) can throw up a lot of questions for the uninitiated, so I consulted ‘Answer The Public’ to find out what the most common queries are. Are PPC and SEM the same? No, although there is some overlap. PPC stands for ‘pay per click’ and refers to the practice of paying Google […]


10 Steps to Getting Started on Google AdWords Today

So you want to try out AdWords (Pay-Per-Click advertising) but have no clue where to even start and you’ve heard some horror stories of people getting it wrong? Well here are 10 simple steps to get you advertising on Google to drive traffic to your website all in the very same day. 1. Go to […]


The Benefits of Bidding on Brand Terms

When you set up a PPC campaign, you create a number of campaigns, which contain a number of adgroups, which contain keywords of a similar theme. In the example of this motorbike clothing store, called Mike’s Moto, they could have the following campaigns and adgroups: The structure shown here and its naming convention is generally sound, […]


Better Together – Cross Channel Marketing

Some people get really confused about Search and Display and don’t understand why they might need both.  Advertising is not about accumulating as many clicks as possible for as little money as possible – it’s about achieving your Return on Investment goals.  Different business will have different needs when it comes to generating a return […]


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