• 7 Ways Google Removing Right Side Ads Could Impact You

    As you may have noticed there has been a pretty significant update in the world of Google AdWords this week – blogs are being posted in their hundreds, everyone’s worrying about their CPCs and no-one quite knows how it will all pan out. What is going on? In a nutshell Google has removed the paid search ads from the right-hand side of the search results for desktop users.

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  • The Iconic Google AdSense Check and My 10 Year Journey After

    This is the backstory to one of the most epic and iconic pictures in internet marketing. When I cashed this check it was accompanied by a $350 unemployment check. My story isn’t rags to riches but I was 50k in credit card debt, 420 lbs, smoked 2 packs of cigarettes a day and was on unemployment. Then over night started cranking in money with Google Adsense.

    Jeremy Schoemaker/ ShoeMoney- 28 readers -
  • Prioritizing Local Search Profile Listings: 2 Methods

    … Undertaking local listing management can be a daunting task. We all understand the importance of standard local listing management: update your local listing profile on a variety of websites to ensure visibility in the world of local search. Simple enough. The challenge arises when determining where to focus your local listing management…

    Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 24 readers -
  • Connecting Demographics To Search Queries

    … Advertising in search is often difficult to conceptualize for many brands because of how different the live auction and targeting methodology is compared with traditional media planning and buying. Media strategies are built on market research, which always includes target demographics or personas. Specialty channels like search — where…

    Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 14 readers -
  • Google: AMP Not Yet A Search Ranking Signal

    Join us for a *Google Webmaster Central office hours hangout* :) Add your questions to this event page, this session is open to anything webmaster related like crawling, indexing, mobile sites, internationalization, duplicate content, Sitemaps, Search Console, pagination, duplicate content, multi-lingual/multi-regional sites, etc.  This is a Hangout on Air on Google+. It ...

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Land- 9 readers -
  • AdWords And Bing Ads Both Having Late-Week Reporting Troubles

    For paid search managers, Friday could be a bit of a frustrating end to the week. Google AdWords reports aren’t downloading or printing. The issue started Thursday and continues into Friday. Users instead get the “red bar of death” informing them that “there was an error with your operation”. Google has acknowledged the issue on Twitter and in the advertiser community form ...

    Ginny Marvin/ Search Engine Land- 11 readers -