charissa yee

  • Discover the new AdWords experience

    In 2016 we introduced a new AdWords experience and even shared an early look at it in action. From the beginning, we asked ourselves, “How can we make AdWords as relevant for the next 15 years as the first 15?” And during this multi-year journey, we met with many of you -- across industries and around the world, from power users to beginners -- to learn what's working, and what could be improved.

    Inside AdWordsin Paid Search- 17 readers -
  • A new guide to driving sales with Gmail Ads

    Consider this: Gmail reaches over 1 billion users globally1. By using Gmail ads, you can reach the right audiences and grow your business. We’ve published a new guide that will help you get the most out of Gmail ads campaigns. It covers topics such as: Showing your Gmail ads to the right people Enticing people to click on your collapse ...

    Inside AdWords- 15 readers -
  • Making YouTube Better in a Mobile, Cross-Screen World

    Throughout the day, people turn to their nearest device for help making choices about what to do, what to watch, or even what to buy. More than anywhere else, these moments happen on Google and YouTube, and more often than not, they happen on mobile. With over 50% of YouTube views now on mobile, we’re focused on building scalable solutions that will work across screens.

    Inside AdWordsin Social- 25 readers -
  • Four resolutions for Shopping success in 2017

    Retailers like you are always looking for the best ways to promote your products and reach shoppers online, right when they’re looking to buy -- and throughout the past year, our mission with Google Shopping was to help you do just that. In 2016, we introduced a handful of new setup, feed, and campaign management features to help you make the most of your Shopping ad investments.

    Inside AdWords- 13 readers -
  • Reminder: Transition to expanded text ads before January 31, 2017

    This is a friendly reminder that starting on January 31, you’ll only be able to create and edit text ads using the expanded text ads format. You’ll no longer be able to create standard text ads. While this will be the last date to create them, existing standard text ads will continue to serve. Expanded text ads can deliver great results, particularly with a commitment to testing new creatives.

    Inside AdWords- 17 readers -
  • Inside AdWords

    By using Customer Match and remarketing lists for search ads (RLSA) in AdWords, you can connect with valuable, returning customers. It’s a powerful way to link intent with context as people search on Google. We’ve published a new guide that covers everything you should consider as you connect a user’s search with what you already know about them.

    Inside AdWords- 16 readers -
  • A new guide to testing and experimentation in AdWords

    Digital marketing is always evolving. It’s crucial to evolve your approach as well. This ongoing process of optimization should be built upon a solid framework of testing and experimentation. By using all of the tools available to you, including campaign drafts and experiments in AdWords, you can test and understand whether any proposed changes to your account will help you re ...

    Inside AdWordsin Paid Search- 18 readers -
  • Keep the lights on to reach more shoppers this January

    Last week we covered how mobile has changed shopping behavior during Black Friday weekend. But its effects don’t stop there. Mobile is making it easier to find sales and great deals, encouraging shoppers to browse during traditionally lower traffic seasons; in fact, 22% more mobile shoppers visited retailers via Google in the January after the holiday season, than in the October before.

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  • Connect with your most valuable customers over the holidays with Customer Match

    Consumer expectations are higher than ever before. And thanks to mobile, your customers are connected, informed and savvy– they’re becoming supershoppers overnight. As they go shopping this holiday season, it’s more important than ever to connect with your most valuable customers at the exact moment they’re looking for a gift.

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  • ‘Tis the season, so make sure you have the AdWords app

    What an exciting time of the year. Supershoppers are out in full force, and your AdWords campaigns are ready for them. Last year, on mobile alone, conversion rates jumped 30% on Black Friday and 50% on Cyber Monday when compared to November 1.1 With so much at stake, the AdWords app is the perfect way to stay in touch with your campaigns while still enjoying time away from the office.

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  • How Consumers Will Shop—and What They’ll Buy—This Holiday Season

    Smartphones have become consumers’ trusted shopping companions. Mobile shopping searches surged in 2015, passing desktop for the first time on Thanksgiving and Black Friday.1 This year, we see supershoppers continuing to turn to their phones for research and purchases. In fact, for many consumers, smartphones have become a “door-to-the-store.” And that is particularly true during the holidays.

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  • Serve up the perfect message this holiday season

    Right now supershoppers are online, looking for great holiday gifts to give their family and friends -- from the coolest gadgets to the latest styles. In fact, 4 in 5 smartphone holiday shoppers use their phone during spare moments or while doing other activities.1 This means it’s important for you to be present wherever and whenever people are browsing their favorite apps and websites.

    Inside AdWords- 10 readers -
  • Introducing the AdWords Marketing Goals Website

    As marketers, you’re always looking for more effective ways to achieve business goals - from getting customers to discover your brand to encouraging them to buy something from your site, and everything in between. Today, we are introducing a new AdWords website that puts your goals front and center, and shows you which ads work best to accomplish those goals.

    Inside AdWordsin Paid Search- 15 readers -
  • The Year of the Supershopper

    We all have that friend - the one who somehow knows the latest brands, the season’s must-have products, and where to find the best deals at the snap of a finger. In years past, this friend was an enigma, making us wonder how does he (she?) do it? Today, we can all be that friend. With the ability to instantly discover, research, and purchase, shoppers around the world are more ...

    Inside AdWords- 75 readers -
  • Click-to-message ads bring a new and easy way to talk to customers

    If you’re inviting a friend to dinner or asking them about the best hotels in New York City, you’re probably doing it through mobile messaging. Nearly two thirds of smartphone owners use messaging more than five times a day to communicate with others.1 And people aren’t limiting their use of messaging to social communications - 65% of consumers say they’d consider using messagin ...

    Inside AdWordsin Paid Search- 15 readers -
  • Search audience ad innovations see strong momentum

    Consumer expectations for immediacy and relevance are higher than ever, and successful brands are those that connect with consumers in those critical moments — the I-want-to-know, I-want-to-go, I-want-to-buy moments. Based on our deep understanding of intent and context, we’ve built products like remarketing lists for search ads (RLSA) and Customer Match to help you be there an ...

    Inside AdWordsin Affiliate- 15 readers -