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  • Statistical Significance? Who Needs It? (Hint: YOU Do!)

    … receive confirmation of your statistical significance. There are also more complicated calculators that ask for more data than the more rudimentary options. You are also able to create your own formula in Excel, but an easier source is provided by the Teasley calculator (a highly recommended tool for true statistical significance). So let’s say…

    Carrie Albright/ PPC Heroin Paid Search- 15 readers -
  • Top 10 Reasons Why Your Ads Aren’t Showing in Google

    … August 3, 2017 Your new pay-per-click account is structured, the keywords are loaded, and ad text is optimized. You activate your Adwords campaign with great expectations, and then… nothing. No spend. No impressions. No clicks. Don’t worry, it can happen to anyone. Chances are, there is one issue in your account that is preventing your ad…

    PPC Heroin Paid Search Google- 16 readers -
  • 5 Lessons Learned From Running International PPC Accounts

    … May 15, 2017 I currently manage ads in 6 continents across 32 countries with ad copy spanning 5 different languages. I speak one language. Well, to be fair, I speak more than just one language. Years of Spanish class has led to the proficiency of a “soon-to-graduate higher schooler with senioritis.” Furthermore, my PPC international…

    PPC Heroin Paid Search- 18 readers -
  • AdWords Text Ads Automatically Changing to Responsive Ads on GDN

    … March 9, 2017 If you are running standard text ads or Expanded Text Ads in AdWords Display campaigns, there is a possibility that these ads have been or will be automatically updated to responsive ads. While Google did not release an official announcement, the below alert is displayed on support page on text ads on the Display Network…

    PPC Heroin Paid Search- 25 readers -
  • 5 Tips For The Travel PPC Marketer

    … competitors you will have the ability to customize your ad copy to focus on what makes you stand out among them. The last thing you want is to miss the mark and their ad copy to contain a feature that ranks them above you. Take the following chart for example. To me, the most important aspect of knowing your competitors is finding out what…

    PPC Heroin Paid Search- 23 readers -
  • Set Up Account-Wide PPC Promos In Less Than 5 Minutes

    …. For the sake of this post, I will continue as if we are using two versions. At this point, your template structure should look similar to this: Once you make it to this step, the hard part is over! You now will need to add the necessary column headings to create an Expanded Text Ad. I find it best to have them in this order, starting in Column…

    PPC Heroin Paid Search- 37 readers -
  • ETAs Ruined My Ad Tests (& How We Can Overcome This)

    … October 18, 2016 The release of expanded text ads rocked the world of Google PPC in early 2016. And shortly thereafter Bing joined in on the fun, bringing expanded text ads to so many of us in the PPC world. But some of us got screwed. That’s right, some of us have a bone to pick with these magnanimous platforms that, yes, provided us…

    Carrie Albright/ PPC Heroin Paid Search SEO How To's- 23 readers -
  • The Art Of Paid Search Promotional Copy

    … planning your promotions* are as follows: 1) Campaign structure: Promo campaign or simply promo ads 2) Ad testing: Yes, even in promos, Always Be Copy testing 3) Getting creative with creative: Do more than shouting out your discounts. Use Google’s fun text ad features to grab consumers’ attention. *Henceforth, let us assume that promotion can refer…

    Carrie Albright/ PPC Hero- 29 readers -