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Google: Stop Losing the Forest for the…Quality Score

By , Account Manager at Hanapin Marketing

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In an effort to provide clarity regarding the components and significance of quality score, Google Chief Economist, Hal Varian released a white paper, Settling the (Quality) Score (PDF), in tandem with a video explaining the AdWords auction parsing process.     While there’s a treasure trove of information in both resources, Google seems primarily interested in driving home the point that…
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Morning Clicks: Mobile is Taking Over the World, and Back-to-School Season Already?

By , Account Manager at Hanapin Marketing

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Morning Clicks is your mid-week roundup of digital advertising news and notes. We're your one-stop shop for the most relevant and important news in the PPC world. Grab your cup of joe and come see us every Wednesday morning. Google released a new guide to Shopping Campaigns. [Inside AdWords] And while they were at it, they also made their annual…
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Bing Ads Announces New Features For Bid Landscape

By , Account Manager at Hanapin Marketing

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Do you love using Google’s new and improved Keyword Planner to project what kind of traffic a hypothetical Ad Group might garner before implementing it? Does it frustrate you that this same mechanism isn’t available on Bing Ads? Well disband your frustrations, noble PPC managers! Last week Bing announced that their Bid Landscape tool is now available at the Ad…
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Google Announces Updated Shopping Feed Attributes

By , Account Manager at Hanapin Marketing

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Today Google announced updates to Google Shopping Feed attributes. Google touts these updates as improvements developed from data provided to them by merchants over the past year.   The 5 updates that Google specifies include:   A strong recommendation that mobile users are served a landing page that is optimized for their mobile experience. Google enables the merchant to provide…
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Join Sam Owen in Germany at PPC Masters (For Free!)

By , Director of Inbound Marketing at Hanapin Marketing

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We're big fans of PPC conferences here at PPC Hero, if you haven't noticed. We host Hero Conf, of course, and speak at or attend pretty much any other conference remotely related to digital advertising. This year, there is an exciting new PPC-only conference in Germany, and it is no different! PPC Masters is May 22 in Hamburg, Germany, and our…
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